Dubai is a buzzing metropolis, a melting pot of communities from all over the world. As one of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates. it sees itself as an independent city-state and the most progressiveof the emirate states. It's a magnate for businesses, and is fast becoming one of the most popular holiday destinations in the world for some gorgeous winter sunshine and extreme sports.
The country is a fascinating mix of deep traditions and ambitious futuristic plans, a desert city with an enviable infrastructure, liberal business laws and excellent tourist facilities. The city is known to break down cultural barriers and people flock here for work, shopping, fine dining, beach activities, sporting events and a throbbing night life. Dubai has two faces, the old and the new. Both have a charm of their own and must be seen to be believed.