Dubai, the city which is regarded as the heart of the United Arab Emirates is the perfect place to spend your vacations. When the word Dubai is heard, the first few things that come to mind are sky scrapers, malls and Souqs. But Dubai is not all about that, Hidden among all the glamour and hustle bustle is the true picture of Dubai, the one with deserts and traditional customs that make Dubai more than shopping malls. This side is experienced by only those who try to look a little deeper beyond the glitz and glamour.
Wake up early in the morning
The key to making this day long and unforgettable is to get up before the sun and make as much of the day as possible, as a wise man once said, “Lose an hour in the morning, and you will be all day hunting for it.” What better way to start the day than to than to take a hot air balloon flight over the majestic deserts of the Emirates in the all the beauty and tranquility of the early morning sunrise. After having a peaceful romantic dinner in Dubai, it is time to see what the magnificent Dubai Mall has in store for you. Morning is the best time to go shopping in the beautiful malls of Dubai and kick start what is going to be one of the most amazing days of your life.
Try to stay indoors for the afternoon
The United Arab Emirates is known for its sizzling hot temperature especially in the afternoon. So it is probably best for you to stay out of the sun if you can on a mid summers day. But no need to worry, staying indoors will not ruin your day of activity. See that is the beauty of Dubai, you get to experience indoor and outdoor pleasure. Ski Dubai in the Mall of the Emirates is the perfect way to tackle the heat as it is an artificial snow world where the temperature is less than zero. See, you will have to wear cardigans, when the temperature is near 50 degrees outside. Cap your afternoon with the perfect lunch in the La Serre Bistro & Boulangerie Dubai which is open from sunrise to late evening.
The perfect ending to your day of remembrance
After witnessing the dazzling sunset at the Dubai creek, it is now time to head towards the Spice Souq where the air carries the fresh aroma of spices from around the world. After enjoying the fresh spices, it is time to make your way through to the Gold Souq. Over here you will find not only gold, but a dazzling collection of diamonds, rubies, and precious gems thus making it a favorite visiting spot especially for women. Everybody knows that the best way to end the night is by having the perfect dinner and where to have that dinner other than the Kan Zaman, which is an atmospheric creek side restaurant and bars in Dubai. Having Arabic mezze and grills followed by the traditional apple sheesha is no doubt the perfect ending to your day of remembrance.
Dubai is a beautiful city with a lot of potential to make everyday a memorable one. With so much to do and so much to see, it is not a surprise to see the number of tourists it receives every year.