Holidaying in Dubai

The world has never experienced anything else in tourism that came anywhere near Dubai. That is why every honeymooner, man, woman or child who seeks a true vacation is headed to Dubai on the next available trip. The holidaying mood in Dubai starts right the minute that you board one of their flights. In their airline, the service is great and the trip to Dubai is full of promise. In the world, it is the only airline that has so far not been associated with any air crash. For the holiday seekers, the city of Dubai is the dream destination. Here, every culture is catered for in cuisines, living habits and the language.

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Shopping in Dubai

Just before you go for that shopping trip in Dubai, perhaps you had better know that because of the city’s low import duty that is placed on virtually all commodities, it has been turned into one big shopping mall. If you are a shopaholic, this is place for you. For starters, they have the Dubai Shopping Festival that is attended by celebrities and people from all walks of life who come to shop there.

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Jobs in Dubai

The rush to be a partaker of the Dubai National cake is on. It’s open to people from all nationalities and all walks of life, and there is no reason why you should not be part of it. Dubai so far has got the most lucrative job openings as compared to most other places in the world. This can be attributed to the fact that the city has not seen the end of its liquid gold booms, nor has it come anywhere near the end of its real estate investment.

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Culture of Dubai

At any one given time, Dubai has always been flocked by hordes of foreign visitors who go there for various reasons. Some go there as their life time dream destination, for trade and investment purposes.

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History of Dubai

One would hardly do justice to this magnificent tourist destination and world shopping centre if he/she does not mention oil and its discovery as this is what has given rise to this “jewel” in the Arabian Peninsula.

The history of Dubai can be traced to 1799 where records show that it was a dependent on Abu Dhabi; and although it later seceded, it was not able to establish its autonomy until almost 150 years later when it made its first shipment of oil in the 1960s.

Today, the state of Dubai is a far cry from what it was because it is the major banking centre for the Middle East, and is leading in infrastructure and telecommunications systems in the area. At the time that Dubai was started, nobody would have guessed that it would get to grow to such magnitudes like it has today.  Originally, it was taken over by the Bani Yas tribe under the leadership of the Maktoum family, who up to date, still rules it.

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Dubai Pictures

These are some of the pictures of beautiful Dubai. The first picture was taken in the early 1990’s.

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