Dubai is the largest, most populated city in the UAE and the crowning jewel in the Persian Gulf. It was once an ancient, densely covered mangrove swamp, forged by nature into a vast coastal desert over millennia. Dubai became one of the most important trading ports in the UAE – and with the wealth accumulated by the Emirates, became arguably the most architecturally and technologically advanced city on the planet, boasting 173 skyscrapers in its skyline.

Dubai skyscrapers