What makes Dubai world's favorite destination
Updated: Jun 29
United Arab Emirates happens to be one of the countries which have defied their geographical challenges and turned them into their power. Dubai which is one of the seven emirates of UAE has been leading by example by being one of the rare middle east country which is not dependent on oil trade. Dubai is a trade hub thanks to it's forward thinking, open minded policies and modern culture. Not to mention amazing tax benefits.
Dubai scored another goal by being one of the first nations in the world to open up for travel & tourism amidst COVID-19. Yes one can now travel to Dubai from 7th July 2020 onward & rest assured they know how to maintain social distancing. They ensure that if tourist is showing any signs of Corona-virus or is tested positive they have enough resources to provide you with ample comfort. There are countries offering various offers where if you travel you get lucrative benefits like free hotel accommodations, half airfare, free sunbeds on beaches & lot more. Italy, Bulgaria, Mexico & Japan have been proactive in offering such benefits to kick start their travel economies. But the arrangements by UAE still stand out as they ensure you don't have to bear the medical costs should you happen to test positive for Corona virus.
Some more reasons to consider travelling to Dubai:
Dubai is undoubtedly one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. The long sandy beaches, different wines, and dining options, and overall memorable experiences are just some of the many things the city offers. Dubai also offers adventure lovers and thrill-seekers a chance to dwell on the adventurous side of the city. Here are some daring things to do when you visit Dubai:
Sky dive at the Palm Jumeirah
Palm Jumeriah in Dubai is one of the largest man-made islands in the world. It looks not only beautiful; but also offers various activities and fun things to do. Skydiving is one such activity that gives you an experience of a lifetime.
Dubai Mall Aquarium
Adventure lovers always lookout for something daring and fun. A visit to the Dubai Mall Aquarium is thrilling and exciting as well. This is a home to some of the most beautiful aquatic wildlife that nature offers in a man-made environment.
The largest inflatable water park
While water-parks, in general, offer a thrilling experience, Dubai has taken things a top-notch higher. The city has come up with the largest inflatable water park located at the coast of the JBR Beach. The inflatable water park is also perfect for children. You can choose to go with a single entry or an unlimited day pass.
Rent a fly-board
Fly boarding has become one of the popular water activities in today’s times. Well, your visit to Dubai also allows you to experience a fly-board. Although it may look easy, it will take time and a few sessions to improve your fly-boarding skills. If you know how to use a fly board, feel free to try out some tricks to make your ride more memorable.
Go for a Hot Air Balloon ride
The Hot Air Balloon ride is one of the best ways to see the beautiful sunset in Dubai. It offers a very peaceful and thrilling experience since you will be soaring across the desert. The hot air balloon ride is also a perfect way to spend time with your loved ones.
The Burj Khalifa is not for the faint-hearted
If you get a thrill out of heights, then a visit to Burj Khalifa is a must. It is one of the world’s tallest structures and offers the best view of the city with its 360-degree angle. This is also another perfect way to watch the sunset in Dubai.
Take a helicopter ride
James Bond fans and adventure lovers would love to take on the skies to get an aerial view of the city. Well, Dubai offers tourists the benefit of opting for a helicopter ride. You can see the whole city, it’s architectural glory, and the beautiful skyline in an adventurous way.
Scuba diving in Dubai
Dubai offers some of the best underwater experiences in the world. The city is home to some of the many marine species of angelfish, shellfish, barracudas, etc. If luck favors you, you may also get to see a few turtles.
Article co-written by Ms. Astha Rahul Lal
A mother, a wife, a daughter, a sister, a daughter-in-law- donning multiple hats in my imperfectly perfect life. Travels often to Dubai for work & shopping :p
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