Once a small fishing village in the Arabian Gulf, Dubai shares the spotlight with some of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world. One of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates, the city is home to more than 200 nationalities and offers an unforgettable experience to all visitors. Whether it is by the banks of the Creek, or at the top of the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, Dubai lives and breathes a sense of possibility and innovation. Browse through our guide for fascinating information about Dubai – find out more about its traditions, transformations and the people who call this place home. Before you’re through, you’ll be inspired by our journey and better equipped to be a part of our growing narrative.