There are few destinations that can compare with Dubai, found on the coast of the Persian Gulf - the luxuries and amenities in the city's hotels can be among the world's best. While the city is well known for such innovative developments as the Ski Dubai indoor resort and the massive Mall of the Emirates, there are also a range of important cultural sites visitors will enjoy.
Try Dubai for Middle Eastern History
The Bastikiya Quarter of Dubai is the city’s “Old Town”, and is home to its oldest and most traditional attractions, including markets such as the Gold and Spice Souks. Other historical attractions the 18th century Al Fahidi Fort - the city’s oldest building - as well as the heritage museum in Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum House.
Sports fans can head to the city’s more downtown area to try some modern fun. Go for a round at the acclaimed Emirates Golf Club, and watch people play from football to tennis at the Dubai Sports City.
Book a Stay with One of Dubai’s Independent Hotels
Whatever your reason for visiting Dubai, a stay at one of the city’s independent hotels is certain to provide you with a unique and enjoyable experience. Make sure to choose one that gives you access to the sites that most interest you. To discover the city’s many independent hotels and reserve a room today, just use the Expedia search tool.