When oil was discovered in the sands of Dubai in 1966 it quickly became rich with economic wealth. Since then the city has become a leader in innovative and unique infrastructure, leave it a rather bizarre and intriguing looking city of opulence. People living there are held under strict Sharia laws and live rather lavishly. Cathedral-like Starbucks, large and elegant public restrooms, exotic pets, expensive cars and spectacular shopping malls are just some of the highlights seen around Dubai.
In a land where Middle Eastern and Western culture collide, Dubai is almost like its own little world. While many of us may not be able to book a vacation there, here are just some of the amazing things you can only do in Dubai.