Facts About Dubai
The Dubai World features the Dubai Islands, which has the best beaches provided by nature on the earth. Dubai is one of the seven emirates of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Some Important Facts about Dubai is listed here
-> Name : Dubai
-> Capital : Abu Dhabi
-> Area : 3,900 square kilometers
-> Official language : Arabic is an offical language but English is widely spoken and understood. Hindi, Urdu
-> Neighbouring cities and countries : Saudi Arabia, Sultanate. Neighbouring cities of Dubai are Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Sharjah and Umma al-Quwain.
-> Offical Currency : UAE Dirham divided into 100 fils
-> Major Religion: Muslim
-> Legal System : Federal court system
-> Government Type: Constitutional Monarcy
-> Time Zone : GMT/UTC +4 hours
-> International Dialing : +9714
-> Main Exports : Crude oil, natural gas, dried fish and dates
-> Working week (public sector) : Sunday through Thursday
-> Weather : Low Temperature in °C in winter (Dec-Mar) and high Temperatures 49°C in Summer (June to Aug)
-> Electricity: 220/240 v; sockets are three pin.
-> Baggage allowance limit :
30 kgs check-in baggage for Economy class travelers
40-kg for Business class
50-kg for First class travelers.
Dubai Top 10 Landmarks
Burj Al Arab : It is a most extravagant hotel in the world. The only seven star hotel in the world.
The World Islands
Dubai Internet City
Sheikh Zayed Road