DUBAI : Dubai is a city and emirate in the United Arab Emirates known for luxury shopping, ultramodern architecture and a lively nightlife scene. Burj khalifa, an 830m-tall tower, dominates the skyscraper-filled skyline. At its foot lies Dubai Fountain, with jets and lights choreographed to music. On artificial islands just offshore is Atlantis, The Palm, a resort with water and marine-animal parks.
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BURJ KHALIFA : The Burj Khalifa, known as the Burj Dubai before its inauguration, is a megatall skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
THE DUBAI FOUNTAIN : The Dubai Fountain is the world’s second largest choreographed fountain system set on the 30-acre manmade Burj Khalifa Lake, at the center of the Downtown Dubai development in Dubai, United Arab Emirates .
DUBAI CREEK: Dubai Creek is a saltwater creek located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Previously it extended to Ras AlKhor Wildlife Sanctuary but as part of the new Dubai canal it extends through to the Persian Gulf.
DUBAI MUSEUM : Dubai Museum is the main museum in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is located in the Al Fahidi Fort, built in 1787 and is the oldest existing building in Dubai.
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DUBAI CULTURE: Although the most open of Arab societies in its culture, the Muslim tradition in Dubai is no different. Ramadan, the holy month for Muslims, is marked by prayer, fasting and charity. As an Islamic country, Dubai culture is no different and many restaurants and cafes close during daylight hours.
TRANSPORTATION : RTA is responsible for planning and providing the requirements of transport, roads & traffic in the Emirate of Dubai, and between Dubai and other Emirates of the UAE, neighboring countries in order to provide an effective & an integrated transport system.