Even though Dubai’s oil revenue helped the early development of the city, nowadays less than 5% of the emirate’s revenue comes from oil. Dubai’s Western-style model of business drives its economy with tourism, aviation, real estate, and financial services.
Dubai is known for its luxury shopping, supermodern architecture and its vibrant nightlife. Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, with its luxury stores, ski resort inside and world famous Dubai Fountains, is the top tourist destination in the city. For an extravagant shopping experience, go to the Dubai Mall, home of over 1200 stores.
Dubai has man-made islands called the Palm with their marine animal parks and the world´s most expensive properties.
You can’t do your Dubai sightseeing without a trip into the desert itself. Ride a camel, go sandboarding, or just stand out on the dunes and marvel the beauty of sand dunes.
Dubai is a truly exciting vacation destination where you will spend an unforgetable vacation!