Before Dubai was made up of Sandy desert and was known as a trading post and fishing village. But now it is famous for the five star hotels that overlook the amazing looking beach. Shopping is a very favorite agenda of almost everyone. The shoppers have a tough time in choosing between the seventy shopping malls. Here is a list of things to see and do in Mumbai.
1. Dubai Creek
This sea water is the quickest way to get acquainted with the old trading ports. While on the way you can catch the glimpse of many of the landmarks of Dubai. Hang around at the inland end of the Creek if you are a lover of bird watching. It is made into the wildlife sanctuary from a large shallow lagoon.
2. Dubai Museum in Al Fahidi Fort
As told in the starting of the article, Dubai was once a sandy sleepy port and a fishing village. If you don't believe it then you must visit this museum without any doubt. There is countless picture of the old Dubai before the developers took over.
3. Go to Souk
Shopping lovers can shop here in the locals’ especially Islamic purdah and also the household goods. One street after the other leads you to the spice section and also streets glitter with jewellery.
4. Ibn Battuta Mall
Five star hotel with a multiplex cinema and also ten pin bowling. It is thought to be world's largest themed shopping mall. It offers 275 outlets over 6 countries themes courts. These six countries are China, India, Persia, Egypt, Tunisia and Andalusia. These places are those which Ibn Battuta visited.
5. Burj Al Arab
Famous iconic hotel with a shape like sail is very distinctive in Dubai. Standing alone on its artificial island, it is the fourth tallest hotel in the world. One the most expensive hotels, it offers 202 duplex two floor suites instead of room.