Dubai for Anyone
Collected by Max Power
The ultra-modern city of Dubai emerges from the desert like a futuristic oasis. Dubai is a study in contrasts—from the awe-inspiring heights of the world's tallest building, to the endless, rolling dunes of the desert, to the azure waters along the coastline.
The Walk - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Arva Ahmed of Frying Pan Adventures' delicious culinary walking tours to street food areas and backstreet eateries seem to have inspired Dubai's foodies to share more of their scrumptious local secrets with foodie visitors to the city. A new tour...
Building 8, The Shoreline - Palm Jumeirah - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Dubai’s one and only stand-alone beach club, Riva gets rave reviews for its Ibiza like ambience. With a private beach on one of the giant fronds of the Palm Jumeriah, the biggest man-made island in the world, there are plenty of sun loungers,...
Al Barsha 1 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Mall of the Emirates is where Dubai meets, eats, entertains, and goes ski driving. In summer the temperatures outside are so warm, if you stay there or have a stay over—here is where to meet. Most of the hotels offer a shuttle. For breakfast,...
Jumeirah Beach Residence Sadaf 6 Apatrt 4113 - - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
The Lime Tree Café began in 2001 with a single location, and has now become a recognizable part of the Dubai foodie landscape. All the locations offer a relaxed, laid-back vibe, and are committed to providing elegant, simple fare that draws on...
Marina Byblos Hotel, Al Hubob St, Dubai Marina - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Have a hankering for pierogies and Beef Stroganov? Tchaikovsky Russian Restaurant & Night Club offers an impressive buffet of Russian fare. The drink menu is pretty solid, but the real treat is the company of talented Russian dancers, who provide...
Jumeirah Beach Road,Jumeria 1 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
A culturally enriching experience in Dubai is a visit to the Jumeirah Mosque. Many mosques do not allow non-Muslims to walk inside. This particular mosque has dedicated several times during the week for people to visit and learn about Islam and...
Marina Walk,Dubai Marina near the waterfront - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
As places to have a few drinks go, this is probably as good as it gets. With a backdrop of the world's tallest building, and the fountains at Dubai Mall, shaded by palm trees, and sitting on sofas or bean bags. The music wasn't half bad either, as...
Emirates Road P.O. Box: 111123 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
The Els Club is among the most finely appointed in the world, with an expansive clubhouse—a useful space for a meeting, a meal, or to just hang with friends after a round—and a well-groomed course (extending over 7,000 yards) befitting the name.
Sheikh Zayed Rd - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Admit it; you're curious. A ski hill in the middle of the desert, on the Persian Gulf, no less, is as wild an idea as humankind has ever concocted—but isn't dreaming big what Dubai is all about? The slopes at Ski Dubai are no substitute for...
Oud Metha near Lamcy Plaza - دبي - United Arab Emirates
Lemongrass Thai has a reputation for authentic flavors and a friendly atmosphere—a great option for families. If you're in the mood for a taste of international cuisine in this cosmopolitan city, Lemongrass can satisfy your craving.
Dubai Marina - دبي - United Arab Emirates
For an enchanting view of the city, take a cruise on Dubai Creek on a dhow—the traditional boats of the region. There are a wide variety of options, including dinner cruises, allowing you a chance to soak up a sunset and watch as the lights...
Al Manara - Opp. Times Square Building - Indigo Central 8 - Sheikh Zayed Rd - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Jones the Grocer is one of the most accessible Western restaurants in Dubai. The market-and-restaurant's friendly Australian vibe extends all the way to its menu (there are tasty options for every kind of eater, including...
Warehouse 10, Cnr 7A and 4A Street - Al Manara, Al Quoz - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Raw Coffee is an artisanal coffeehouse that won't disappoint. These guys are passionate about coffee, and put an emphasis on using locally roasted, ethically sourced beans to produce their high-quality brew. Arguably the best cup of joe in town....
6 King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud St - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Shoppers, restaurant connoisseurs, travelers, and cultural enthusiasts will find the impressively designed Madinat Jumeirah a treat for all their passions. This area, once the residence of pearl divers, fishermen, and traders, is now home to many...
Street 8 - Al Quoz 1 - دبي - United Arab Emirates
Carbon 12 is a hub for international contemporary artists in Dubai. Having opened in 2008, the gallery has hosted numerous exhibitions, and continues to grow in influence. Artists like Philip Mueller, Jamie Baldrige, and Katherine Bernhardt have...
Villa 596 Jumeirah Road, Umm Suqeim 1 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
If you're looking for designer brands, vintage clothes, and shoes, then look no further than Garderobe—for the ladies, there's a carefully curated inventory to suit a wide range of tastes, and for guys who aren't quite sure what size their loved...
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