Located on Dubai Creek’s, Bur Dubai side, the Bastakia Quarter is a historic area of the city which offers a fascinating sightseeing experience. Going back to the late 19th century, this area is home to a number of historical buildings, along with charming cafes and art galleries. The Al Fahidi Fort, the Majlis Gallery and the Dubai Museum are among the attractions one can find here. Those visiting during the winter months can also pay a visit to the open air market or “souq’, held in Bastakia, featuring an array of stalls selling everything from antiques to food. Travellers in search of a Deira hotel Dubai located close to the Dubai Creek can stay at Copthorne Hotel Dubai. This luxurious Dubai hotel is within walking distance of the Deira City Centre and is ideal for business and leisure travellers alike.