Articles with tag: dubai

Today I'd like to tell you about the tallest building in the world, about the Burj Khalifa, Dubai. The Burj Khalifa is a skyscraper in Dubai with a height of 828 meters. The building was opened on 1/04/2010. Currently, it's the tallest building in the world. Originally, the building was called...
Let's continue our tour of Dubai (Dubai. The UAE. P.1 )! As for water recreation, Dubai has the excellent beaches and water parks. We visited Wild Wadi, a water park near Burj Al Arab Jumeirah and Mina a Salam. Unfortunately, we did not take pictures. The park is notable for the...
Dear friends, I’d like to tell you about a famous metropolis – about Dubai . Have you ever imagined a mix of New York and Shanghai in the desert? Do you believe that it is possible to build an island in the ocean? Do you know that it does not matter for the ski resort what the weather outside is...
Sol Kerzner set a task before the world-renowned architects and designers to create "the presence of a miracle, the water kingdom, and taste of discoveries, but with the Arab elements in the design and the form". I forgot my tripod in a car when I was running late to my flight...
The opening ceremony of the highest structure in the history of human construction with a record number of floors -  Burj Khalifa  (before the opening - Burj  Dubai ) - was held on January 4, 2010. Its height is 2,716 feet (828 meters) - the previous record among the...
The UAE consists of seven emirates, we visited three of them -  Abu Dhabi ,  Dubai and  Fujairah . Abu Dhabi is the capital, the largest and richest state, where oil reserves will last for roughly 100-150 years. Fujairah, on the other hand, is a "poor...
Burj Al Arab, popularly known as the Sail, is the most expensive and luxurious hotel in the world. There are no standard rooms. All 202 rooms are suites and are two-stories. The area of the smallest suite is 1829 square feet (170 square meters) and the largest is over 8000 square feet (...
Every hotel, as well as malls, do their best to show off. The new, luxurious Atlantis Hotel managed to do this three times by building an ultra-modern water park, complete with a huge aquarium stocked with whale sharks and a beautiful ornament of intertwined colored glass pieces in the...
In Arabic language the word Diba means "locust." And the name  Dubai is taken from the word Diba and is translated as "little locust". Previously the locust well was on this Creek Bay coast, and locusts were considered a rare delicacy. The settlement called...
Dubai has a very short coastline - just 43 miles (70 kilometers). A lot of people hoped to buy property near the water before the onset of the global financial crisis. The  Burj Al Arab  hotel was built on an artificial island as a trial run. Later came the first palm, "...

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