fbpx

Dubai Old Town

Among Dubai's modern cityscape is a rich history. Discover the city in its truest form along Dubai Creek where trade is very much alive. Then, be enlightened about the region's spiritual practices, take a history lesson on contemporary Dubai and wrap it up with a trip out to Dubai's pristine desert. See what traditional life in Old Dubai was like during the mid-19th century at Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood. Located along the Dubai Creek, this district is a key heritage site which has preserved much of the original infrastructure.

Typesetting Industry

Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry's standard dummy text ever since the 1500s.

standard dummy text

Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry's standard dummy text ever since the 1500s.

printing and typesetting

Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry's standard dummy text ever since the 1500s.

Local Suggestions

Food

  • Eat Shawarma– the most eaten food across this country, must be tried with Hummus
  • Try a Camel Burger
  • Have a pot of tea at Arabian Tea
  • Taste Al Harees – a famous dish of UAE with highly exotic taste. It is made up of meat and wheat.
  • Al Machboos -a traditional dish of UAE. The main ingredients are rice, meat, onion and dried lemon.

Shopping

The Gold Souk is a labyrinth of covered walkways. This traditional Arabian marketplace has over 300 jewelry shops. This is where you can buy jewelry at the cheapest rate and still haggle for a much better price. The current price of gold is advertised all over the souk. Whether you are buying or not, this is a must see Souk in Old Dubai.

Once known as Al Souk al-Kabeer, “The Big Souk” this is once the largest and most important markets in Deira. Many do claim that it’s cleaned up appearance has taken away from its charm, but it is still an amazing place to wander to see and smell all of the Herbs and Spices, and to admire the amazing textile market