Dubai is one of the seven United Arab Emirates. It is located on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf. Over the past years, it has gained fame and worldwide popularity as a touristic destination offering a wide range of possibilities: from shopping malls to the peaceful desert. Contrary to popular belief, Dubai's richness does not come from the oil industry but from real state and financial transactions that make it one of the fastest growing middle-east cities.
Dubai is an extravagant destination that offers everything in one place: the most impressive skyscrapers such as the highest tower in the world: Burj Khalifa, desert safaris, artificial islands that form a magnificent palm: The Palm Jumeirah, helicopter rides, luxury shows, cruise dinners, waterparks, ice skating rinks and an indoor ski resort, the best hotels in the world such as Burj Al Arab (only 7 stars hotel in the world), outstanding shopping malls such as the gigantic Dubai Mall and an exclusive and luxurious kind of fun is what makes this city unique.