Dubai is one of the most interesting places on the planet. This futuristic city with its never-ending highways, tall buildings, huge malls, and man-made islands has immediately stolen my heart. If you haven’t visited Dubai yet you definitely need to put it on your travel bucket list!
Here are my 35 favorite photos to inspire you to visit Dubai.
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Table of Contents
Photos to Inspire You to Visit Dubai
Atlantis, the Palm
Burj Khalifa – At the Top
Dubai Creek Harbour
Dubai Miracle Garden
Burj al Arab
Where to Stay in Dubai
Did I manage to inspire you to book your flight to Dubai? Amazing! Now let’s see the most important thing for your trip (after your flight ticket of course): where to stay in Dubai!
Generally speaking, the best areas to stay in Dubai are Dubai Downtown, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai Marina, and Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR). You can check all the hotel options in Dubai here, or if you don’t want to spend time searching, check out my recommendations below!
If you want to make your Dubai trip even more memorable, read my post about the best hotels in Dubai with Burj Khalifa view!
LUXURY – Atlantis the Palm
Located on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah Island and enjoying a private sandy beach, the 5-star Atlantis offers stunning views of the Arabian Gulf. It provides an underwater aquarium and complimentary access to the Aquaventure water park and the Lost Chambers Aquarium.
MID-RANGE – Crowne Plaza Dubai Marina
Crowne Plaza Dubai Marina has a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness center, and a bar in Dubai. Boasting family rooms, this property also provides guests with a sun terrace. The accommodation features a 24-hour front desk, room service, and currency exchange for guests.
BUDGET – Gulf Inn Hotel Al Nasr
Gulf Inn Hotel Al Nasr (formerly Roda Links Al Nasr) features a restaurant, outdoor swimming pool, a fitness center, and a shared lounge in Dubai. Featuring family rooms, this property also provides guests with a sun terrace. Gulf Inn Hotel Al Nasr offers a continental or buffet breakfast.
Dubai is a truly wonderful and diverse city. To be honest with you I had really high hopes before visiting and luckily this city exceeded all my expectations! I hope you liked these Dubai photos and I was able to inspire you to visit Dubai.
If you have any questions feel free to leave a comment below or send me an email, I always love helping you out! Have you already visited Dubai or is it still on your bucket list? Let me know in the comments!
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