Dubai is located on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf and is the capital of the Emirate of Dubai, one of the seven emirates that make up the country. Dubai, with an area of 3,885 square kilometers, is the second largest emirate in the UAE, Situated on the banks of the Dubai Creek.
Dubai has emerged as a global city and business hub of the Middle East. Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) is the city's main aviation hub and the second busiest airport in the UAE. It is extremely well known for its warm hospitality and rich cultural heritage, and the Emirati people are welcoming and generous in their approach to visitors. With year-round sunshine, intriguing deserts, beautiful beaches, luxurious hotels and shopping malls, fascinating heritage attractions and a thriving business community. A culmination point was reached in 2010 with the completion of the Burj Khalifa (Khalifa Tower), now by far the world's tallest building at 829.8 m (2,722 ft.). At its foot lies Dubai Fountain, with jets and lights choreographed to music. On artificial islands just offshore is Atlantis, The Palm, a resort with water and marine-animal parks.
Dubai Aquarium and Under Water Zoo
The Dubai Fountain
Al Jaber Gallery
Wild Wadi Water Park