Travelling to Dubai is an amazing experience from all angles. The best of luxury, stunning sights, tax-free shopping and an amazing climate making it a perfect alternative for all desert safari dubai packages. However, the best thing about the city is the fact that, unlike many Arab cities, there's no tension between the races here. The city is extremely welcoming to visitors of any skin color they have.

Dubai Tourist Visa

Like every other country, you need to have a visit visa for visiting this city. There are a variety of visit visa types including short-term visit visas as well as long-term visas for visits tourist visas, multi entry visas, and transit visas. It is necessary to have a short or long term Dubai travel visa. While short term visa permits you to remain in UAE during 30 consecutive days. A longer term visa allows 90 days of time. Yet, extensions permissible as per UAE visa rules. To obtain a tourist visa, either long or short term, you must meet these requirements:

  • Application form from the UAE consulate
  • Photocopie of passport of person who sponsors and for family member
  • Birth certificates, attested through an official of the UAE Embassy of the UAE or Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Travel insurance
  • Photo


Things to Do in Dubai

There is no shortage of activities in Dubai. It is possible to have a fantastic and memorable time while in the city. Here's a list things to do in Dubai:


  • Snow Ski Dubai
  • Dubai Creek and Abra Cruise
  • Dubai Museum
  • Dubai Tower
  • Jumeirah Mosque
  • Desert Safari
  • Palm Islands
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Wild Wadi
  • Snorkeling and diving
  • Dubai Zoo
  • Golf
  • Beautiful beaches
  • Dubailand


Nightlife in Dubai

Though an Arab city, the nightlife of Dubai isn't less interesting than the rest of the world. Dubai night life offers a lot of variety and ways to be entertained. The nightlife in Dubai is completely different from daytime. It acquires a new personality and energy each night. We are always open to be entertained during the night.

The Bridges Bar and the Kasbaa Nightclub, Hard Rock Cafe and the Irish village, and the Boudoir is some famous spots to visit at night. Models and celebrities who visit Dubai often visit these famous spots within the Dubai city.

Dubai offers a variety of nightclubs and, in the city, every person legally required to be in a position to get into any club, despite being listed by the name of "members exclusively". These clubs charge a lot of money to enter.

However, there are some restrictions. In Dubai there are strict laws regarding alcohol. The city does not allow serving alcohol in city's eateries. You are only able to drink in the bar of the hotel. The minimum drinking age is 21. All clubs are required to be closed at 3 a.m. The minimum age required to enter in a Dubai nightclub is.

Shopping in Dubai

Without shopping, a Dubai vacation is completely incomplete. It is awe-inspiring to see the large malls in this beautiful city. Besides a lot of stores these malls also provide things to do during shopping.

Deira City Centre, Wafi City, and The Walls of Emirates are the top names. There are franchises of some of the biggest brands around the World as well as local stores and brand names in the malls. Electronics, Arabian souvenirs, carpets and Bedouin jewelry are the top items to buy in Dubai. Malls are open each day during the week from 10 am to 10 pm most days. Sometimes, they may end at 12 midnight.

Marina Evelin is a blogger by profession. She loves writing on tips on the best travel destinations.