Dubai, the second largest Emirate of the UAE, is the region’s leading travel destination. Dubai Creek, a natural inlet in the Arabian Gulf divides Dubai into two parts. Deira to its north and Bur Dubai to its south.
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Dubai is home to some of the most sporting and trade events of the world, like the Dubai World Cup – the world’s richest horse race, the Dubai Tennis Championship, The Class 1 World Offshore Powerboat Championship.
Dubai is also called ‘Shopping Capital’ of the Middle East as it consists of 70 shopping malls, including the world’s largest mall – The Dubai Mall. For a true taste of Dubai, visitors should explore the Gold Souk a traditional market selling gold jewelry, strings of pearls and gem-encrusted ornaments.
For urban getaways, Dubai has a number of beautiful beach parks to explore.