The United Arab Emirates has long been known as the techno hub of the Middle East. The most genius minds work here and the most sophisticated minds put together attractions that are nothing short of mind blowing. Worlds are created in Dubai, hotels sprout from the ocean, buildings touch the sky and in Dubai the impossible is made possible.
One other facility that has made Dubai ever so famous is the Dubai Metro. The Dubai Metro is nothing short of astounding. True, it is like any other metro – driverless and completely automated but somehow, like the other things in Dubai, it manages to hit the charts. The Dubai Metro has been declared by the Guinness World Records as the world’s longest fully automated metro network as it spans a total distance of 75 kms. The Dubai Metro is absolutely state of the art. It has a bullets speed and an absolutely modern interior.
Currently there are 2 functioning lines; the red line and the green line but 3 more lines are proposed and planned. The primary section of the red line covers a total of ten stations and was ceremoniously inaugurated on September 09th 2009. Since then the Metro has been the milestone of modern transportation. Everyday more than 110 000 people utilize the metro for transport. The statistics are insane! But the reason is simple. It is convenient and comfortable and saves time and money. The Dubai metro has the additional advantage of being completely safe. This fully automated system has not incurred any accidents from the day it was inaugurated to date. So while touring Dubai this holiday, try using the metro; you can get to your destinations much faster and have an enjoyable time with the ride itself.
The world of Dubai is a treasure-trove of attractions. Wherever you go, this city is sure to mesmerize you and awe you in unfathomable proportions. Stay at the Copthorne Hotel Dubai to tour this city to the maximum. This Deira hotel Dubai has is famous for its many attractive facilities making it that one Dubai hotel you will always want to come back to.