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Burj Khalifa & The Dubai Mall

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Whether you wish to explore the city's old souks or new shopping malls, let loose in one of the trendy night hotspots or experience an Arabian desert adventure, Dubai is ready and waiting for you...
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Miracle Garden

Local Tip Beat the heat and visit early in the morning or late afternoon. You need about one hour to walk through the garden and see all the features. A little longer if you intend on snapping various photos along the...

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Balloon Adventures Emirates

Local Tip Balloons take off from around Al Maha Desert Resort. Rides take place every day, weather permitting, at sunrise.

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NYE @ The Basement

NYE @ The Basement

31 Dec - 1 Jan

WE'RE GOING DEEPER UNDERGROUND THIS NYE! We've kept it simple... NYE = A stress free NYE without the need of hectic travel arrangements, over priced entry fee's and over priced bars... We've brought together all the things you've grown to love about Catch. Dubai in its purest form. We're perfectly located to ensure ease of access... more »

SteelFab - 2015

SteelFab - 2015

26 Jan - 29 Jan

SteelFab, has succeeded in taking advantage of a growing economy and the euphoria surrounding the winning bid to host the World Expo 2020 in Dubai, UAE. So it came as no surprise when SteelFab 2014 achieved phenomenal growth, adding 50 per cent more exhibition space to accommodate a 25 per cent rise in the number of exhibitors.The increase... more »

O&M and Lifecycle Management for CCGT Power Plants

O&M and Lifecycle Management for CCGT Power Plants

3 Feb - 4 Feb

It is crucial for all operators of CCGT power plants to implement and establish a full life operations and maintenance (O&M) plan for their gas turbine and balance of plant. In a time of commercial and operational pressure, there must be a real focus on delivering the most cost-effective and flexible operations as possible. The inaugural... more »

Encore

Encore

6 Feb - 7 Feb

This event is brought to you by Encore (which is supported by the World’s largest street dance organisation, the UDO) and is being hosted at Gems Wellington Dance Academy in Silicon Oasis. The event will include the chance to take part in workshops with professional dancers (as seen on Britain’s Got Talent, Got to Dance and So You Think... more »

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The Dubai Mall

As the world's largest shopping centre, you'll easily get lost for hours in The Dubai Mall. Whether you want to shop up a storm, practice your ice-skating skills or catch a movie at the cinema more »

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Miracle Garden

The Miracle Garden is like no other garden in Dubai. It showcases over 45 million flowers in specially designed vertical and horizontal landscaping features. more »

Dubai Photos

Local House Restaurant

Local House Restaurant

Rolling dunes

Rolling dunes

H.H. Sheikh Mohammed's private yacht: The Dubai

H.H. Sheikh Mohammed's private yacht: The Dubai

Eid moon over the Marina

Eid moon over the Marina

Sheikh Zayed Road

Sheikh Zayed Road

Dubai Cycling Course

Dubai Cycling Course

Lobster traps along the creek

Lobster traps along the creek

Bur Dubai

Bur Dubai

Training for the races

Training for the races

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