Things to do in Dubai

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Plan to just take it easy in your hotel in Dubai? You could do that, but then you'd miss out on all the unique sights and exciting activities this buzzing city is known for. The following list of things to do will make you eager to get out and about!

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Traditional Architecture Museum - Jam-packed with exhibits and artifacts, this place is a paradise for knowledge-hungry minds.

Emaar Square - Architecture lovers will enjoy marveling at the impressive modern design of this landmark.

Heritage House - Stroll around this historic attraction and uncover a couple of secrets from times past.

City Walk - Stop for a while in this lively spot and imagine life as a local resident.

Palm Islands - There's something peaceful about being close to the water, so stop a while here.

Perfume Souq - Stop here for a while and learn about the importance of this place to the locals.

Iranian Mosque - Do some quiet contemplation and learn a thing or two about this site's religious significance.

Raffles Botanical Garden - Grab your rug, pack some snacks and find a cozy spot to relish nature.

Things to Do in Dubai with Kids

There are loads of incredible experiences in Dubai that the whole gang will love. These are a few of the top family friendly experiences around.


 

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