Dubai is considered as one of the cities that have faced speedy change. Starting as a pearl diving centre, this city has now become one of the rapidly growing cities in the world. Earning the reputation as the “gateway between the east and the west” this city is becoming a popular tourism destination. Within the many reasons for the boost in the tourism industry in Dubai, the Palm Islands play a major role in attracting tourists.
The world’s largest artificial island, the Palm Islands is frequently named as the eighth wonder of the world. Displaying higher standards in creativity, these islands are created in the shape of the palm tree, one of the national symbols of the United Arab Emirates. The islands are an original idea of ruler of United Arab Emirates and constitutional monarch of Dubai Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
This man made creation was put up by dredging sand from the base of the Persian Gulf. This archipelago is said to be visible from space in the shape of a palm tree. Each island completed within 4 years had required almost twelve million pounds of rock and over fifty three million pounds of sand. Featuring large areas of unspoiled beaches, hotels and other sports activity facilities, this archipelago should top the list of the must see places in the world.
The Palm Jumeirah is a place which guarantees to make you forget the entire world. Underwater activities play a major role in the entertainment sector in this island. Swimming with marine life, diving and snorkelling are some of the major highlights which contribute to fulfil the promise of Palm Jumeirah being the ‘ultimate entertainment destination’.
For golf lovers The Palm Jebel All is a must visit location. This island includes luxury resorts, a water theme park with a sea village and amusement parks which will be paradise to both young and old. The Palm Deira the last island and is specialized for residential purposes.
Dubai is a destination of the modern world. To make the stay more comfortable there is a range of 5 star hotel Dubai. Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai; a Dubai airport hotel can be considered as one of the most convenient, comfortable and modern accommodations that Dubai has to offer.
Chandrishan Williams is a travel writer who writes under the pen name, Caleb Falcon. He specializes in writing content based on the many exciting world adventures that await intrepid travellers. Google+