Dubai is a city and emirate in the United Arab Emirates known to have almost entire the first, the tallest, the largest. From scratch to the ultramodern architecture, luxury shopping and a lively nightlife, Dubai has made a long lasting impact on the world map. The iconic BurjKhalifa, an 830m-tall structure, dominates the skyscraper-filled skyline of the city. On the manmade island, the Palm, just offshore is Atlantis, a resort with inhouse water park and an aquarium. A global shopping hub, Dubai is home to the world’s biggest shopping Mall. Whatever you end up preferring, Dubai is a fascinating experiment and a city-state that’s like no other.