Dubai is the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the capital of the Emirate of Dubai. Discover the extravagant luxury, high-tech facilities and old world charm of Dubai. This United Arab Emirates (UAE) state is located in the eastern part of the Arabian Peninsula on the coast of the Persian Gulf. Dubai has all the sunshine, shopping, seaside and intriguing culture you can wish for. With its rich Arab-Islamic culture mixed with cutting-edge 21st century development, it’s no wonder Dubai as its one of the world’s most rapidly developing leisure destinations.
The main sightseeing circuit in Dubai is split between Bur Dubai and Deira which lie on opposite sides of the water and the gently curving Dubai Creek is an attraction in itself. There are brilliant views of the city from the water – gleaming skyscrapers on one side and old trading dhows on the other.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.
On the Bur Dubai side, Heritage Village, located in the Shindagah area is a family destination where you can watch potters, weavers and artisans at their crafts. The adjoining Diving Village offers a cultural microcosm of pearl diving and fishing. Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum House, a museum restored from the house of Dubai’s former ruler and dating back to the late 1800s, is within the same complex. With its unusual layered rooms and authentic wind towers, Sheikh Saeed’s House showcases regional architecture at its best.
The Regent Palace Hotel in Dubai is perfect for long stays or conducting private meetings, located just 100 meters from Burjuman Metro Station, and 3 minutes’ walk from the shopping centre of the same name. The rooms at the hotel are spacious, modern and comfortable. In the Fareast Seafood Market guests can sample delicious Asian cuisine, made with fresh local produce. The Rocky’s Cafe offers live music shows and karaoke sessions. Located in the Bur Dubai district, 11 km from Dubai Airport and 5 km from the trendy shops and cafes of downtown. Regent Palace Hotel is a great choice for travellers interested in visiting the desert, sightseeing and business.
Regent Palace Hotel in Dubai offers the guests the opportunity to enjoy the main tourist attractions of sightseeing, eating and shopping.