As you may already know, Dubai is one of the most interesting and amazing cities in the entire world. Its record-breaking, breathtaking and amazing amenities make it an excellent place to visit with family or friends.
Do you want to know some more so you can start looking for apartments for sale in Downtown Dubai? Stick around and make sure you read these cool facts about Dubai:
1. RECORD BREAKING CITY
Dubai hosts the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa. This amazing structure is 828 meters tall, and, as a visitor, you can go as high to the 125th floor.
It also hosts the only 7-star hotel in the world, the Burj al Arab. It’s considered as the most luxurious hotel in the world!
This incredible city also counts with the longest automated metro system. Its transportation network covers a distance of 74.6 kilometers.
Among its other records, there’s the Miracle Garden, which is the largest flower garden in the world, featuring more than 50 million flowers and 250 million plants. There’s, also, the world’s largest man-made island, Palms Jumeirah.
And if it isn’t just enough, the city is also home to the largest shopping mall in the world: the Dubai Mall. It has more than 1200 shops and 4 floors. Amazing!
2. ISLAM IS THE OFFICIAL RELIGION
Even though the UAE’s official religion is Islam, Dubai is kind of “relaxed," especially when it comes to foreigners.
However, if you are traveling to Dubai, there are some cultural aspects that are influenced by Islam that you should know before your trip.
3. DUBAI’S A TAX-FREE CITY
As you may already know, lots of people do business in this city and many foreigners go as well. This is awesome for the city’s economy, so there’s a zero tax policy for its residents. Awesome, right?
So, yes, that apartment you are considering to invest in on Port de la Mer by Meraas comes with some great benefits!
4. IT’S SUNNY ALMOST ALL YEAR
Another reason why Dubai is one of the most popular places to visit on vacations is due to its spectacular climate, which is quite pleasing year round with only a few days of rain.
Even though it can get really hot, especially in summer, almost every building, hotel and mall has an air conditioner system, isn’t that cool?
5. DUBAI’S A MULTICULTURAL CITY
In case you didn’t know, almost 85% of Dubai’s population is conformed by immigrants, counting with the highest proportion of foreign-born residents in the world.
This fact makes Dubai the perfect place to get to know about other cultures, religions, and countries! What a place, right? Some may say it breaks stereotypes instead of creating them.
Dubai is a place where you can find almost everything: record-breaking structures and places, multiculturalism, a perfect climate, and even an investment opportunity!
So, whatever your plan is: traveling with family and friends, investing on apartments for sale in Dubai, or just going to a place where you can find yourself, Dubai is waiting for you!