Dubai City Guide

Dubai City Guide is a portal for Dubai Residents, United Arab Emirates and provides latest information on Dubai accommodation, Dubai food, Dubai sightseeing, Dubai shopping and events. Complete Dubai City Information & Guide including Dubai Arts & Culture, Bars & Clubs, Dubai Spas, Dubai Health & Fitness, Dubai Hotels, Restaurants, Kids Events and Films.

Dubai Useful Websites for Those Moving to Dubai and Living in Dubai

Useful Websites for Those Moving to Dubai and Living in Dubai The Internet is a fantastic resource for anyone who is moving to Dubai. Below is a list of useful websites with detailed information on various aspects of living in Dubai. 7days.ae - Local newspaper askexplorer.com - Essential info on living in Dubai from Explorer’ Great site for kids’ Info Dubaikidz.biz - Great sites for kids info’s. dubaitourism.ae - Department of Tourism &Commerce Marketing dubizzle.com - Dubai’s largest website for classifieds and community  expatwoman.com - General information on living In UAE from a woman’s perspective gulfnews.com - Local newspaper  khaleejtimes.com - Local newspaper propertyfinder.ae - Rental and sales property ... Read More »

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum is ruler of Dubai, and prime minister and vice president of the UAE. He acceded to both positions in 2006 following his brother Sheikh Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktourn’s death. Born in 1948, his children include Rashid, the deputy ruler of Dubai, and Hamdan, crown prince and future ruler of Dubai. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, also Sheikh Mohammed, is the Prime Minister and Vice President of the United Arab Emirates, and constitutional monarch of Dubai.  Born: July 15, 1949 (age 64), Dubai, United Arab Emirates Office: Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates since 2006 Spouse: Princess ... Read More »

Embassies and Consulates in Dubai

Embassies and Consulates in Dubai UAE All major consulates are represented in Dubai. Directory of foreign embassies and consulates in Dubai United Arab Emirates. Afghani Consulate in Dubai, United Arab Emirates Phone: +971-4-398-8229 Angolan Consulate in Dubai, United Arab Emirates Phone: +971 4 344 75 41 Australian Consulate in Dubai, United Arab Emirates Phone: + 971 4 508 7100 Belgian Embassy in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Phone: + (971) (2) 631 9449 Bulgarian Consulate in Dubai, United Arab Emirates Phone: 00971 4 344 23 41 Canadian Consulate in Dubai, United Arab Emirates Phone: +971-4-314 5555 Chinese Consulate in Dubai, United Arab Emirates Phone: ... Read More »

Dubai Shopping Mall Guide to 24 Hours Non-Stop Shopping

Dubai Shopping Mall Guide to 24 Hours Non-Stop Shopping Dubai Shopping Malls gear up with fabulous treats for families and tourists during celebrations. Malls in Dubai plan to roll out the red carpet for their visitors during the forthcoming ‘Eid in Dubai- Eid Al Adha’ celebrations by offering longer shopping hours and several entertaining activities that will complement the exciting calendar of events drawn up by the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM), and the organisers of ‘Eid in Dubai’. The ‘Eid in Dubai’ celebrations from October 10-19 is ... Read More »

United Arab Emirates

he United Arab Emirates is a constitutional federation of seven emirates; Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm al-Qaiwain, Ras al-Khaimah and Fujairah. The federation was formally established on 2 December 1971. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) occupies an area of 83,600 sq km along the south-eastern tip of the Arabian Peninsula. Qatar lies to the west, Saudi Arabia to the south and west, and Oman to the north and east. The capital and the largest city of the federation, Abu Dhabi, is located in the emirate of the same name. Four-fifths of the UAE is desert, yet it is a ... Read More »

Eid in Dubai 24 Hours of Non-Stop Shopping

Eid in Dubai: 24 Hours of Non-Stop Shopping Eid in Dubai’ celebrations return next month, serving up 48 hours of endless shopping on the first two days of the festival. Organised by the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), the sixth edition of the festival will run across 10 days, from October 10 until 19, which will see the return of the ‘Dubai 24 hours’ initiative, where visitors can shop around the clock at participating malls where thousands of retail outlets will remain open all through the first two days of Eid Al Adha. Based on a directive from His Highness ... Read More »

Dubai for Tourism and Travel

Dubai for Tourism and Travel Dubai is a unique destination that is both a dynamic business centre and a tourist paradise, offering more attractions, shopping, fine dining and quality hotels. From the timeless tranquillity of the desert to the lively bustle of the souk, Dubai offers a kaleidoscope of attractions for visitors. Dubai embraces a wide variety of scenery in a very small area. In a single day, the tourist can experience everything from rugged mountains and awe-inspiring sand dunes to sandy beaches and lush green parks, from dusty villages to luxurious residential districts and from ancient houses with wind ... Read More »

Dubai City Guide

Dubai City Information Guide There are certain descriptions of Dubai that are frequently used: pearl of the Gulf, sleepy fishing village transformed into modern metropolis, tax-free expat haven, and headquarters of luxury living, and so on. The truth is that, behind these clichés, Dubai is for most people a wonderful place to live, with some excellent career opportunities, a readily available network of social contacts, some unique activities and, apart from a few sweaty months in summer, brilliant weather. Most expats will tell you that their standard of living is better here than it was back home, they can travel ... Read More »