United Arab Emirates
Dubai is the most populated and famous city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). It is located on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf and is one of the seven emirates that make up the country. The city of Dubai is located on the emirate’s northern coastline and heads up the Dubai-Sharjah-Ajman metropolitan area. Dubai is an international city and is a major business and transport hub of the Middle East. The Emirate city of Dubai shares boundaries with Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and Sultanate of Oman. However, the landscape of Dubai is significantly dissimilar from that of the southern part of the UAE. Dubai has a hot desert climate and summers are very hot, windy and humid.
Dubai Tourism is the most important part of the Dubai Government's to maintain the flow of foreign cash into the emirate. The city of Dubai has been called the "shopping capital of the Middle East and it has more than 70 shopping centers, including the world's largest shopping center. Dubai has a rich collection of buildings and structures of many architectural styles. Many modern versions of Islamic architecture design can be found here, due to a boom in architectural innovation in the Arab World in general, and in Dubai in particular, supported not only by top Arab or international architectural and engineering design organizations. The most recent addition to the wonderful skyline of Dubai is the 150-meter-high Dubai frame, located in Zabeel Park, Dubai.