Dubai City is one of the most developed cities between the Arab World. Its economic status, serving as the largest financial and banking base in the Middle East, its architectural techniques in building, its location as the second largest emirate in the United Arab Emirates and its transportation system which is the largest between the world. All make it gets the highest ranking among the world in economy and technology. Dubai occupies 5% of the total space of the United Arab Emirates and only 15% of its population is natives, the rest of residents are from different countries. Dubai got the top of technology when they announced the plan of building the world’s first Climate-Controlled Domed city.
Dubai characterized by its unique architecture which made it a turning point in the field of architecture and technology that inspired the world with new concepts. We can’t deny the role of architect Zaha Hadid in this transformation process, it is obvious in the Opus building which located in Business Bay. It consists of 2 glass towers linked by a bridge. It is not just a traditional building or a modern one it is an artwork consists of glass and steel.
Dubai isn’t less important than the tourist countries in attracting the tourists, every country has blessed with many attractions and so Dubai. Such as Khalifa Tower the tallest tower in the world, Dubai Museum that building in Al Fahidi Fort which was built for the ruling family and the magnificent thing about it, is the exhibition in the entrance which contains old maps for Dubai and Emirates, in another scene shows the Mammoth expansion, Dubai Creek this place that played an important part in city’s growth, previously people used to fish and dive there; along by the creek there are some of the wooden sailing boats still in good condition for 100 years ago and one of the most attractive sightseeing in Dubai, Dubai Aquarium, in a huge pool is placed in Dubai mall you will find about 140 different kinds of aquatic creatures. Many attractions we should mention too such Borj El Arab, Dubai Opera and Alserkal Art District. Every spot in this city has a hidden pleasure inside.
There is a false belief that the economy of Dubai based on the petroleum only, but the fact is it based on tourism too the hidden side of Dubai’s income and it is expected to have 25 million visitors by 2020 because of Expo exhibition. Dubai is expected to witness an increase in its income by this year. On another hand, the economy of Dubai based on the investment by owning the best economic climate which encourages the big investors and the beginners who start their small-scale projects to invest in it. Entertainment in Dubai has no end. The city of festivals and nightlife captivates its visitors even its residents with skyscrapers, shopping malls, and its desert. From the best experiences in Dubai you can have, visiting Mall of Dubai where you can shop and watch Dubai Aquarium, enjoy one of the most exciting water parks in the world Wild Wadi Waterpark to have fun with your children in a park full of water slides.
For adventure lovers, you can do Safari in Dubai desert and don’t miss the trip to Dubai Miracle Garden the biggest floral garden in the world which contains different kinds of delightful flowers where you feel the harmony in the scene. It is no wonder how Dubai became on the top of Arab World cities. It is a story of a pearling small village turned to be one of the most powerful cities in the economy technology and ultramodern architecture and now in its way to launch the first Climate-Controlled Domed city. That is how Dubai found its way to urbanization.