Dubai is one of the few cities in the world to undergo such an incredibly rapid transformation. From its humble beginning as a pearl-diving village to one of the fastest growing cities on earth, Dubai today is a tourism, trade and logistics hub and has earned itself the reputation of being the "gateway between the east and the west."
Home to just over 2 million people from more than 200 nationalities, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, is one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world and 92% of the city is inhabited by expats, offering a very international flavor. It is an incredibly peaceful and safe city with political stability. The sun shines almost every day, the shopping and accommodations are impressive and there is an endless list of things to do including an abundance of land and water activities as well as an appreciation of the culture.
Dubai is without a doubt a destination of the 21st Century. Read any article about this fast growing city and it’s almost guaranteed you’ll see the words "ambitious," "record-breaking" and "staggering." This meteoric growth has not gone unnoticed, and each year millions of visitors are welcomed to this energetic city.