- A - Burj Al Arab Hotel
In a city teeming with spectacular hotels, this is perhaps Dubai's finest. It stands the tallest hotel in the world and is located on an artificial island just off Jumeirah Beach. With many restaurants and a beautiful pool, a trip to Dubai would not be complete without a visit here.
- B - Dubai Duty Free Airport
It is important to leave some cash for your trip home because Dubai's airport is famous for its duty free shopping bargains. There is a wide variety of items on offer here, a far superior variety than the usual airport fare. There are bargains galore at Dubai's airport so allow plenty of time for your shopping.
- C - Dubai Museum
Dubai Museum is located within the ancient walls of Al-Fahidi Fort which is Dubai's oldest building, having been built in 1787. This museum depicts historical Dubai, including traditional Arab houses and souks.
- D - Gold Souk
Dubai's Gold Souk offers a unique shopping experience and is one of Dubai's most popular attractions. Expect to be amazed at the opulence on display and don't forget to haggle over the prices!
- E - Jumeirah Beach
The majority of hotels in Dubai own a particular stretch of this sun-kissed beach. These stretches are private, usually well manicured and have direct access to swimming pools. Irrespective of where you are staying in Dubai, a trip to this beach is essential.
- F - Mall of the Emirates
This famed Dubai mall is amongst the largest shopping malls in the world. This mall is also home to an indoor ski slope. Amongst the throng of stores in this mall are luxurious upmarket boutiques and designers such as Tiffany's, Versace, Hugo Boss, Gucci and Dolce & Gabbana.
- G - Mercato Mall
This popular Dubai mall is designed with a lavish Renaissance theme and houses 90 stores. You will find popular chain store names such as Virgin Megastore, Gap and Next, alongside native stores selling a myriad of Dubai souvenirs.
- H - Saeed Al Maktoum House
This historic museum is the former home of Dubai's former ruler Saeed Al Maktoum. The house was built in 1894 and the museum offers a fascinating glimpse into a Dubai of years gone by.
- I - Ski Dubai
As amazing as it may sound, it is possible to ski in Dubai! Due to the weather it is of course indoor skiing. However it is real snow that is used and it is one of the largest indoor ski resorts on the planet, which appropriately enough is located within one of the largest shopping malls in the world!
- J - Wafi Mall
Located within Dubai's Wafi City, Wafi Mall has 200 stores along with a compact theme park, Encounter Zone. Shopping here offers opportunities across all areas, fashion, books, music, electronics and much more.
- K - Wild Wadi Water Park
This water theme park is a welcome relief from Dubai's baking heat and offers fun rides and attractions for the whole family.