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Dubai a land of dreams and fantasies

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Dubai is a land where fantasy is vonverted to reality everyday. The country is for all i.e for the budget traveller and for the rich and the famous. You can eat at a cafe and at the same time dine at the most luxurious branded restaurants. The places for each are clearly demarcated. The place is shoppers paradise and one of the safest tourist destination. You csn be rest assured that you can walk on the streets safetly without fear - this i guarantee. Nightlife and beaches are second to none. The only dampner is the weather during summer -april to sept. The rest of thr months it is pleasant. The city spoils you with the good life. Come and enjoy the good times but do be within your limits

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  • Thrill Seeker
  • Shopping Fanatic
  • Nightlife Seeker
  • Luxury Traveler
  • Thrifty Traveler

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4 City Tips

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10 Places

Woodlands Restaurant

Restaurants

Dubai Metro

Taxis & Shuttles

Bur Dubai Abra Dock

Piers & Boardwalks

The Dubai Mall

, Shopping Malls

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center

Sacred & Religious Sites

Burj Khalifa

Architectural Buildings, Observation Decks & Towers

Palm Islands

Islands

Textile Souk

Gift & Specialty Shops

Karama Shopping Complex

Gift & Specialty Shops

Jumeirah Public Beach

Beaches, Parks

CheruthonN's City Tips

  • For your morning coffee choose cafeteria near to your hotel instead of having breakfast in the hotel
  • Do take their water boat from Deira to Dubai for 1 aed
  • Shopping malls are expensive so go for smaller shopping districts such as Karma and par Dubai
  • Taxis will bleed you in in Dubai in Dubai Budget travellers should choose an hotel near the metro
  • Woodlands Restaurant
    Restaurants (Indian)
    CheruthonN Says:

    This is a pure vegetarian restaurant located in Karama. It is small but food taste great and cheap.

    Good for
    • Family
    Tips
    • Not well known to taxi drivers as the place is relatively small but ask for Karama fish market and it is quite near this place
    From the community
    Ranked #1,782 of 7,754 restaurants in Dubai
    • Great southern Indian 05/21/2019
    • Good Veg food 04/12/2019
    • Woodlands Restaurant
    Address:
    18b Street, 62
    Karama Shopping Complex, Al Karama
    Dubai
    United Arab Emirates
    Phone:
    +971 4 337 0253
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Dubai Metro
    Taxis & Shuttles
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    CheruthonN Says:

    The cheapest, fastest and clean mode of transportation in Dubai. When you book a hotel ensure you book near the metro line as it will save you a lot of money as taxi are expensive and very hard to get during the peak time.

    Good for
    • Family
    Tips
    • Buy a NOL card and use it
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #1 of 170 Transportation in Dubai
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Excellent 07/16/2019
    • Would rather take the taxicab next time 07/16/2019
    • Dubai Metro
    Phone:
    +971 800 9090
    Other:
  • Bur Dubai Abra Dock
    Piers & Boardwalks
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    CheruthonN Says:

    You will never get a transport as cheap as this and maximise your fun in riding the abra. It plies between Deira Dubai to Bur Dubai. The fastest mode of getting to Bur Dubai to textile market is by this route. Dont miss it. It is real fun.

    Good for
    • Family
    Tips
    • Keep change and mind your step.
    Plan to stay:
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #25 of 391 things to do in Dubai
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • An underrated little tour! 07/16/2019
    • Visit Old Dubai 07/13/2019
    • Bur Dubai Abra Dock
    Phone:
    +971 4 800 9090
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    5:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Other:
  • The Dubai Mall
    , Shopping Malls
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    CheruthonN Says:

    Nice place to vist and kill time. One of the biggest malls and you will get lost easily. So before you start exploring, know your location and how to come back to it. The mall is very big and you will find Aquarium, branded stores of all kinds, electronics, books, fashion and food court

    Good for
    • Family
    Tips
    • know your entrance and exit as you can easily get lost.
    Plan to stay:
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #2 of 391 things to do in Dubai
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Shopping Heaven 07/16/2019
    • Wide range of shops. 07/16/2019
    • The Dubai Mall
    Address:
    Al Mussallah Rd
    DownTown Dubai, Near Souk Al Bahar Bridge
    Dubai 113444
    United Arab Emirates
    Phone:
    800 38224 6255
    Other:
  • Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center
    Sacred & Religious Sites
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    CheruthonN Says:

    A must visit to this grand mosque. It is grand, nice and quite. It is made of marble and I believe next to Taj Mahal. Just beautiful nothing much to say.

    Good for
    • Family
    Tips
    • Ladies need to cover their head with the black abaya which the management provide at the entrance. Do show respect when you enter and exit
    Plan to stay:
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #1 of 119 things to do in Abu Dhabi
    • Holy Place 07/16/2019
    • Beautiful 07/16/2019
    • Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center
    Address:
    Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Street, 5th St
    Abu Dhabi
    United Arab Emirates
    Phone:
    +971 2 419 1919
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
    Other:
  • Burj Khalifa
    Architectural Buildings, Observation Decks & Towers
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    CheruthonN Says:

    Self explanatory. Worlds tallest tower. I am told it is magnificent up there.

    Good for
    • Family
    Tips
    • Online booking is cheaper than on the spot buying of ticket.
    Plan to stay:
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #3 of 391 things to do in Dubai
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Enjoyed 07/15/2019
    • A must do experience. 07/15/2019
    • Burj Khalifa
    Address:
    1 Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard
    Downtown Dubai
    Dubai 9440
    United Arab Emirates
    Phone:
    +971 4 294 6060
    Price range:
    US$300 - US$300
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
    Other:
  • Palm Islands
    Islands
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    CheruthonN Says:

    After the Great Wall of China, this is another wonder which you can see from the Moon. Do visit the place, it is grand, housing mainly resorts. The one in the middle is Atlantis

    Good for
    • Family
    Tips
    • For the rich, book the atlantis hotel. I am sure you will not regret the stay
    Plan to stay:
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #51 of 391 things to do in Dubai
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Take the Drive 07/13/2019
    • Boat trip 07/07/2019
    • Palm Islands
  • Textile Souk
    Gift & Specialty Shops
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    CheruthonN Says:

    Want to buy textiles cheap do visit the textile souq. You will find all sort of dress materials there.

    Good for
    • Family
    Tips
    • Parking is next to impossible so do take a taxi and ask them to drop you off or take the metro or the Abra from Deira to Bur Dubai.
    Plan to stay:
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #57 of 306 Shopping in Dubai
    • Hot 07/15/2019
    • Ok for a look 05/27/2019
    • Textile Souk
    Address:
    Bur Dubai
    Near Bur Dubai Abra Station
    Dubai 75157
    United Arab Emirates
    Phone:
    +971 4 325 7800
    Hours:
    Fri
    4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Sat - Thu
    10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
    Other:
  • Karama Shopping Complex
    Gift & Specialty Shops
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    CheruthonN Says:

    Shopping for the middle class. All sorts of clothes etc you get here. Lots of restaurants as well.

    Good for
    • Family
    Tips
    • Shop for Jeans, Tshirts, casuals non branded and fakes.
    Plan to stay:
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #66 of 306 Shopping in Dubai
    • Aladins cave 06/06/2019
    • Safia Perfumes & Cosmetics Co . Karama, Dubai 05/02/2019
    • Karama Shopping Complex
    Address:
    Al Karama
    18b Street.next To Karama Fish Market
    Dubai
    United Arab Emirates
    Phone:
    +971 55 223 8206
    Hours:
    Fri
    2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Sat - Thu
    10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Jumeirah Public Beach
    Beaches, Parks
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    CheruthonN Says:

    Nice place for family to spend some time. Located at Jumeira/

    Good for
    • Family
    Plan to stay:
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #52 of 391 things to do in Dubai
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Very Good ! 07/11/2019
    • Public beach - good shopping area 06/27/2019
    • Jumeirah Public Beach
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