general info DUBAI’S GETTING A NEW TOURIST DESTINATION BY 2020
Dubai’s getting a new tourist destination by 2020
Updated on 15 May 2017

The Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum announced the launch of Marsa Al Arab this week.

The tourism project, attached to Madinat Jumeirah (a luxurious 5-star resort that resembles an Arabian town), will see the development of two islands on either side of Burj Al Arab (the sail-shaped hotel touted to one of the most luxurious in the world).

The islands, together over four million square feet in size, will house a luxury resort and entertainment for families. Sources say there will be 400 new food and beverage outlets throughout the destination. We don’t need to tell you, guests will be spoilt for choice. The project is due for completion by late 2020.

Image credit: Government of Dubai Media Office

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