Glitz, glam and everything sparkly is in abundance in the land of extravagance.
Dubai defines extravagance. Everything's always a little over the top here (in the most amusing way, of course) and the city pretty much invented the concept of months long sale festivals.
Now made even more popular following its starring role in 'Sex & The City 2" (movie), the dessert city's identity is one you'll find in no other city. From Maybachs to camels, crumbling alleyways to magnificent malls, Dubai's extremist nature makes every visit completely enthralling.
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