Honeymoon in Dubai
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Dubai is known as the ‘Pearl of the Arabian Gulf’. growing up as a seafaring settlement along either side of Dubai Creek, a natural harbour for Arab dhow costal traders. Previously renowned for its pearl divers and fishermen. There are two main areas of Dubai; an area known as Deira on the northern bank and an area known as Bur Dubai to the south, nowadays connected by a road tunnel and two bridges. You can also cross Dubai Creek by 'Abra' a locally designed (motorised) boat used as a water bus or water taxi.
Bur Dubai still has substantiality large areas of old buildings, atmospheric alleyways and markets, known as 'souks'. Souks including the world-famous Gold Souk (ideal for that honeymoon in Dubai present) and colourful textile and spice souks.
On your Dubai Honeymoon, fascinating glimpses of the past can be gained from Al Fahidi Fort, the Dubai Museum. The Deira side of the creek is a modern cosmopolitan and lively area, with many attractive gardens and first-class shops and malls, ranging from Western-style shops.
Dubai’s thriving tourist and now honeymoon industry is based on guaranteed sunshine, a very clean and ultra safe environment, excellent, duty free, shopping and superb sporting facilities, especially water sports and more recently golf. A long ribbon of white sandy beach has an impressive hotel and resort development alongside the Arabian Gulf, extending south and west of Dubai city as far as Jebel Ali.
Dubai is an ideal honeymoon destination as the emirate has many well-qualified tour companies offering private tours and excursions, just for the two of you! Excursions such activities as desert safaris by 4-wheel drive, sand-skiing, (honey)moonlit bedouin barbeques, camel riding and dhow cruises, horse and camel races.
A honeymoon in Dubai treat could be afternoon tea or champagne treat at the Burj Al Arab hotel (the sail shaped building that Tiger Woods teed off on the helipad from) with views over the Palm.
Other popular honeymoon destinations near Dubai are the ancient fortressed village of Hatta and Wadi Hatta, a lush and attractive valley in the foothills of the Hajar Mountains with superb desert scenery, on the honeymoon journey from Dubai.