Have you planned to visit Dubai? It is a multicultural city that is predominately home to immigrants who’ve moved from all over the world.
Furthermore, this city has a lot to offers – beautiful beaches, luxurious hotels, fine food and amazing people. First of all, check this quick guide on what you need to know about Dubai, its tourist attractions and adventure-filled activities and religious customs.
Visit Dubai & Get Around
Another great thing to know about Dubai is modernity. It has a very advanced public transport system. There are many transport options to make it easier for you to go exploring high-end fashion boutiques, beaches and restaurants.
Buses are the most popular mode of transport in Dubai. They’re affordable, reliable and will provide you access to wherever you want to go.
Thanks to the Dubai Metro upgrading the public transport system, there’s now a railway that takes commuters anywhere from the Dubai Airport to Jebal Ali and many stops in between.
This advancement means that locals and tourists alike can visit the Dubai Mall, the Burj Khalifa, the Dubai Marina and other popular Dubai attractions.
Those who don’t enjoy taking public transport have an array of metered taxis, private hotel shuttles and cars that are efficient and safe to use.
Dubai has no shortage of attractions – there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Dubai houses the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, that gives an eagle’s view of awe-inspiring modern architecture, man-made islands and golden sand dunes.
Palm Jumeirah is bound to be the highlight of your visit to Dubai. It has high-end fashion shops that will melt your heart. If you’re looking for a quiet vacation, discover magical Arabian sunsets, relaxing spas and endless pristine waters to take a dip in.
Though, it is abundant with activities for the whole family. Adventure-filled water sports, mystical aquariums and legendary theme parks are sure to be a treat for kids. Dubai is famous for its sizzling nightlife. Many say, Dubai comes alive at night. Champagne flows, the music is fun and the live performance in various nightclubs and bars will have you dancing until dawn.
Dubai is synonymous with chic, luxury, beauty and grandeur. Hotels like Atlantis on the man-made Palm is quintessential of tranquillity, lavish and breath-taking. It houses world-renowned Aquaventure Waterparks and The Lost Chambers. Therefore, it is a home to beautiful marine, making it the perfect family outing destination.
The Fountains is another hotspot in Dubai. It rests at the base of the Burj Khalifa where it fires colorful streams of water high up to the sky. It’s a visual delight to watch the jets of water perform in synch with Superlights and different local and international music.
Discover a whole new meaning to adventure, thrill, exhilaration and innovation when you visit Dubai Parks and Resorts and IMG Worlds of Adventure.
Culture and Religion
The UAE is a moderately strict Muslim country with regulations on dress code, public behavior and language. It’s important, as a visitor in any of the Arabic states, to respect the customs of Islam. Tourists must always make sure their shoulders and knees. They must cover in public places and should abstain from smoking, drinking, etc. So don’t show in public displays of affection (such as kissing).
Visit Dubai and enjoy the cultural diversity, offering refuge to expats from all over the world. It invites travelers to learn more about the UAE’s customs, lifestyle, and traditions at the Sheik Mohammed Centre. As a result, this Centre brings awareness on the values of Arabic emirates and cultural understanding.