Dubai Is the Place to Be. 5 Reasons So Many People Want to Go There
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Dubai, the United Emirates has become a topic of discussion in the Bahamas, ever since Prime Minister Philip Davis and nearly 160 delegates left the country for the oil-rich middle eastern city.
Though the Bahamas is a country based on Christian beliefs, many Bahamians have taken a keen interest in the city where Islam is the official religion.
Here are the reasons why so many people wish to visit Dubai:
1. Its reputation of wealth has become the envy of the world.
Dubai is known for its ultra-rich residents, but most of the wealthy residents have migrated there. Only 15 percent are natives of Dubai.
A report shows that more than 2,000 wealthy people moved there in the first six months of 2021.
2. Mega malls have become great entertainment.
Dubai is known for mega malls and is home to the ‘Dubai Mall’ dubbed the biggest shopping center in the world. It has 1200 shops. People travel from all around the world indulge in the city’s shopping centers.
Dubai holds a month-long shopping festival in January with concerts and giveaways where shoppers win cars and gold.
3. It has a thriving food scene.
There are a variety of foods available—at, Arab, Persian, Indian, Pakistani, Filipino, French, Japanese, Chinese, British, and American restaurants from low-end to high-end. Pop-up eateries are common.
4. It’s the modern art and design capital of the Middle East.
Art districts are littered throughout Dubai and some have sprouted up in the industrial Al Quoz area. Dubai has a diverse art scene. Art and design festivals like Art Dubai and Design Days are always taking place.
5. The Desert Safari experience is on most people’s bucket list.
The famous Liwa Desert is just miles and miles of red sand stretching endlessly into the horizon. A Liwa Desert Safari takes you deep into the true Arabian Desert, miles away from civilization and toward the Saudi border.