Read on to find out why you should add Dubai to your list of must-visit places. Making a trip to the top of Burj Khalifa will allow you to see the whole of Dubai.
A vacation is all we need to get away from our hectic schedules. Following the same routine can be draining and exhausting. A quick trip, away from all the hustle-bustle can freshen you up and leave you energized. If you are planning a getaway, make sure you visit Dubai. There is something magical and magnetic about Dubai and once you visit you’d definitely want to go back.
Dubai is all about stunning skyscrapers, amazing architecture, beautiful beaches, fine dining, and a shopping haven for shopaholics. Truth be told, the adrenaline you feel when there, makes Dubai a fantastic holiday destination. Here’s why you should add Dubai to your list of must-visit places.
It has the best weather ever
Dubai is an ideal place for people who want to get away from Europe’s chilly weather and enjoy the sun in all its glory. However, it is recommended to visit from November to March if you want to see the bright blue skies and picture-perfect, gorgeous beaches. If you want to avoid crowds, then you can visit during summertime as well – you can explore the shopping malls and enjoy other indoor activities.
The striking skyline
When in Dubai you’ll be mesmerized by the impressive skyline. Whether you’re around the Marina, which has 4 of the 5 tallest residential buildings, or the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, you will be blown away with the amazing view. When we talk about the Burj Khalifa, it is almost twice the height of New York’s Empire State Building. It has 163 floors and making a trip to the top of Burj Khalifa will allow you to see the whole of Dubai. What’s more, is that the building houses numerous restaurants and hotels where you can party and enjoy scrumptious food. Not to forget, it is an ideal place to watch the sunset.
A shopping haven
Dubai has some amazing malls and is in fact home to the largest shopping mall, Dubai Mall. Apart from this, another shopping destination is the Mall of the Emirates that features the Ski Dubai – the largest indoor ski slope. Want to indulge in retail therapy? Dubai is the best place to be as it hosts a month-long shopping festival where you can shop till you drop.
For the love of food
A diverse range of food cuisines will make your mouth water for sure. There are numerous restaurants offering Arabic, Persian, French, Japanese cuisines, and much more. In fact, there is something for everyone. A few fine dining places that you should visit include the Japanese restaurant Zuma Dubai, the Italian place called Scalini Dubai, and OPA Dubai, which is a Greek restaurant. For all those meat lovers out there, don’t forget to try Nusr-Et Dubai, the Turkish restaurant that has some amazing meat.
A beachy affair
Looking for some calm and serenity? Head over to the beaches that are spread over 1,000kilometres of coastline. Some of the famous beaches include Kite Beach where you can enjoy stand-up paddling and kitesurfing. If you like to hang out at a luxury place, then don’t forget to visit DRIFT Beach Dubai. It is a private beach club with a spectacular infinity pool that offers panoramic views of Dubai’s iconic skyline and Palm Island Bay. Moreover, One & Only Royal Mirage Dubai is definitely a must-visit as the winding pathways lead to the Jumeriah Beach