Things a person should know about Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Dubai had only one big building in 1991, but now they have almost 400 skyscrapers making Dubai one of the rapidly developing cities in the universe.
In Dubai Burj Khalifa is the biggest building in the universe with a height of 828 m and around 163 floors. Burj Khalifa is also the house to the world’s largest restaurant, largest mosque, largest nightclub, and largest observatory deck.
Probably, Burj Khalifa is so tall that few of its citizens living on the 150th floor and bigger can see the sun for more than those living on low floors. Therefore, they could not open their fast at a similar time and have to wait for more.
Burj Al Arab is the only hotel in the earth with a 7-star rating. It is believed to be the most affluent hotel in the world. An extraordinary 1,790 sq. mt. of the hotel’s interior is embellished with 24-carat gold leaf.
The Dubai Mall is the biggest shopping mall in the earth with more than 1,200 stores of many bigger brands and designers.
The distinguished Palms Jumeirah, the palm tree-shaped island is the biggest human-made islands in the earth and is noticeable from space.
The construction of artificial palm islands in Dubai required 94 million cubic meters of sand, which is similar to filling 2.5 empire state buildings.
Princess Tower in Dubai is the largest residential building in the earth and also the second greatest building in Dubai.
Dubai is growing so quickly that 1 out of every 4 cranes on earth is situated in Dubai. Almost 25% of the world’s complete cranes are performing in Dubai in different constructions.
Dubai police ride Ferrari, Lamborghini, and Aston Martin to hook the bad people.
Dubai Metro is certified in Guinness World Records as the biggest completely automated metro network covering a complete of 47 miles.
If you stay in Dubai, you need not pay any personal income taxes.
Dubai Miracle Garden is the world’s biggest original flower garden. Expand over 72,000 square meters and having more than 45 million flowers it is the biggest tourist interest in Dubai.
Online shopping is a problem in Dubai as it does not have an address arrangement. Rather of a line for writing address, there is an extent to draw a map or leave directions.
A person can find many ATMs in Dubai that allocated gold bars.
In 2013, 40% of complete physical gold is traded in Dubai and it hefts almost 2,250 tons. That’s similar to the weight of 354 elephants.
There are no craters or ducts in Dubai as it rains only once or twice in a year and that also in the winter season. So, be adapted for flash floods on a rainy day.
To relish a drink, even at the ease of your house you must get a liquor license in Dubai.
Local people, called Emiratis, are very less in Dubai. Emiratis are just 15% of the complete population. Most of the population is split among India, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Western countries.
Air conditioning is not only finite to buildings in Dubai. Because of the hot weather environment, even bus stops in Dubai are air conditioned.