Welcome to Dubai, the leading center for tourism and business in
the Middle East.
Dubai is the second largest of the seven emirates, which make up
the federation of United Arab Emirates. Dubai offers the visitor a
fascinating kaleidoscope of contrasts - a distinctive blend of
Modern City and timeless desert, east and west, old and new. An
exotic destination with a cosmopolitan lifestyle, Dubai combines
the comfort and convenience of the western world with the unique
charm and hospitality of Arabia.
If you are looking for an action packed holiday, Dubai offers
superb facilities for sports and recreation, from golf and
watersports to desert safaris and dhow cruises. Or simply the
opportunity to relax and enjoy year-round sunshine on the clean,
Dubai is located on the southern shore of the Gulf in the south
eastern part of the Arabian peninsula. It lies between 55º16 East
and 25º16 North. The total area of the Emirates is 3,885 sq.