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That Awesome Lights and Fountain Show at Dubai Festival City

That Awesome Lights and Fountain Show at Dubai Festival City

Last month, I featured Downtown Dubai and mentioned the Dubai Fountain as one of the best views to capture. I found the Dubai Fountain night show as the best one I’ve seen so far, but not anymore. I discovered a much more awesome fountain show last weekend at Dubai Festival City. Dubai Festival City is business, residential and commercial district in Dubai. It sits right beside the Dubai Creek. Towards the end of last year, it opened a new attraction called…

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Best Souvenirs To Buy in Dubai Souks

Best Souvenirs To Buy in Dubai Souks

Old Dubai is the district where you can find the different trading markets (souks) of the emirate. If you are a tourist, the Dubai Souks are the best places to go if you are looking for souvenirs to take home with you. Like I mentioned in my last post, the Old Souk is divided by the Dubai Creek into two parts, Deira and Bur Dubai. In Bur Dubai, you can find the Old Souk. Here. you can find shops that sell different…

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Discovering the Old Dubai: Portraits in Metro Subway Station

Discovering the Old Dubai: Portraits in Metro Subway Station

After spending a morning in Al Mamzar Beach last weekend, I decided that it was time to learn the history and culture of the Old Dubai. So I visited  the Dubai Creek and Old Souk. I read online that these places will give me more idea what was Dubai before it became a modern city. It was actually correct. Surprisingly, I got my first lesson right away at the Metro subway station near those places. The station’s  design is very Arabic, which is much different…

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