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Ariel View of Dubai City in 1940

Dubai Creek an Ariel View in 1940 An Ariel view of Dubai. Dubai creek is distinguishing two major parts of Dubai, Deira Dubai on left and Bur Dubai on right side. this picture was taken while the creek was not trenched, easing internal passage for large boats. sandy land patches in the creek can clearly […]

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Ariel View of Dubai City 1986

Dubai City in 1986 An Ariel view of Dubai city in 1986 while flying on Persian Gulf. Deira Dubai is on the left side while Bur Dubai is on the right. Dubai Creek is clearly engrossing and covering the lands of Dubai distinguishing two major parts. Sheikh Rashid port can be seen in Foreground. The […]

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Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel and Towers near Dubai Creek 1978

Dubai Creek Sheraton Hotel in 1978 1970 Model Blue Datsun parked near Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers. Huge construction near Dubai creek was underway in 1978. Dubai leads the ranking of the worlds highest hotel occupancy rate. In 2006, the Dubai hotel occupancy rate was 86% which is the highest ever in Dubai. In […]

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Traditional Arabic Chanting Dance in Dubai

Traditional Arabic Dance and Singing (Liwa) Men are performing chanting Dance in Dubai at the eve of Eid celebration in 1989. The music of the United Arab Emirates stems from the Persian Gulf khaleeji tradition, and from Bedouin folk music. Distinctive dance songs from the area’s fishermen are also well-known. Liwa (or leiwah / leywah) is […]

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