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Abandoned Cars in Dubai 2008

The United Arab Emirates is one of richest countries in the Middle East. Despite the recent financial crisis and the falling price of oil, the country’s economy still remains strong. However, like any other modern country, the UAE has its fair share of problems. These problems range from the typical (poverty, high price of living) […]

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Dubai Metro Financial District Station 2012

Financial Centre Station 2012 – Dubai Metro The Emirates Towers Metro and the Financial Centre stations are located a stone’s throw from each other on Sheikh Zayed Road.They are surrounded by skyscrapers on both sides of Dubai’s busiest road and the financial hub. Commuters using the Financial Centre Station will have easy access to the […]

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Dubai City skyline at night in 2012

Night view from Jumeirah Beach-1 in 2012 Jumeirah literally means “beautiful.” It is a coastal residential area in Dubai, United Arab Emirates mainly comprising low rise private dwellings. It is administratively divided into three neighborhoods titled “Jumeirah 1,” Jumeirah 2″ and “Jumeirah 3.” It has both expensive and large detached properties as well as more […]

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Adi Nasib Al Bitar with Dubai Rulers in 1968

Adi Bitar with Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed, Sheikh Mohammed and Sheikh Maktoum in Dubai 1968 Adi Nasib Al Bitar (1924–1973) was a judge, a legal advisor and lawyer who worked all over the Middle East. He was the author of the constitution of the United Arab Emirates. Adi was born in Jerusalem on December 7, […]

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Dubai Desert Safari in 2010

An organized desert safari dune bashing in Dubai Dune bashing is a form of off-roading on sand dunes. Large sport utility vehicle such as the Toyota Land Cruiser is an example of vehicle of used. Vehicle driven on dunes maybe equipped with roll cage in case of an overturn. Experience and skill is required to maneuver […]

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Dubai International Airport Terminal-1 in 2005

Under-construction Terminal 3 in far during 2005 Dubai International Airport (IATA: DXB, ICAO: OMDB) is an international airport serving Dubai. It is a major airline hub in the Middle East, and is the main airport of Dubai. It is situated in the Al Garhoud district, 4 km (2.5 mi) northeast of Dubai. The airport is […]

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Dubai International Airport in 1963

Main Dubai International Airport Building in 1963 Dubai Airport is spread over an area of 8,640 acres (3,500 ha) of land. In 2012 DXB handled a record 57.7 million in passenger traffic, a 13.2% increase over 2011. This made it the 10th busiest airport in the world by passenger traffic. It is also the 3rd […]

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Morning Fog in Dubai 2008

An Early Morning Fog in Dubai City Fog forms when the difference between temperature and dew point is generally less than 2.5 °C or 4 °F. Fog normally occurs at a relative humidity near 100%. This can be achieved by either adding moisture to the air or dropping the ambient air temperature. Fog can form […]

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