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Dubai Shopping Festival 2012 – A Shopping Paradise!

Whether you are a woman or a man, shopping attracts very many people in famous brands stores and not only worldwide. First of all, booking a cheap flight is essential for a shopping trip. The well-known two sales periods in a year – winter sales and summer discounts have become a popular culture for everyone! In this respect, Dubai has considered this a great chance to celebrate, so that it organises a shopping festival every year.

In 2012, Dubai Shopping Festival will last between January, 5th and February, 5th, so don’t worry, you’ll have enough time to try all sort of outfits. Because Dubai Shopping Festival 2012 is a global event, this shopping celebration will host shows such as Dubai Fashion Week, a sound and light show, a cuisine festival, sport events and many, many more. The most important part for the attenders is that they are encouraged to buy clothing with 75% off discount. And this is not everything, plan your journey carefully because about 6000 shopping outlets and 50 shopping centers will be part of the Dubai Shopping Festival 2012. Some tips before visiting this festival next year are to decide very well in advance what are the main points of interest, as you will definetely not have all the time in the world to visit everything. In order to benefit from the greatest discounts and best shopping deals at Dubai Shopping Festival, you’d better go shopping at the very beginning and at most of all, at the end of the festival. Another esential tip is to carefully plan your budget in advance, there will be a lot of attractive things to buy, especially when there has been made a great fuss about it.

There are many international flights available all year long, but few will take you to Dubai at very good rates!

Interdictions for Dubai Visitors and Citizens

Dubai is synonym with richness, abundance, luxurious lives, Arabic people who enjoy living in a wealthy way. This is something that attract most tourists. Dubai, however, is a place of extremes – although it is one of the most modern places in the world, the local mentality is shadowed by traditional faith and beliefs. This led to severe social interdictions among both citizens and travelers. In order to avoid being arrested or fined in a shopping center or even on the beach, you’d better read the interdictions list people must obey in Dubai. Intimate relationships in public are punished with prison. Moreover, people are not allowed to play loud music in public. Lovers, watch out, because when traveling to Dubai, you are not aloud neither to kiss or hug, nor even to hold hands. Outfits are punished, too. For instance, avoid wearing miniskirts or bikini unless you are in a luxury resort. In addition, police may very well arrest you if you swear in public. When sunbathing, be careful and wear an appropriate swimsuit.

Social Interdictions in Dubai
Social Interdictions in Dubai

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World Travel Awards 2011 Winners

World Travel Awards 2011 has released the long awaited winner during the World Travel Awards 2011 Middle East Ceremony, held at the Armani Hotel Dubai on May 2nd 2011. In this world competition, there were more then 450 participants, all fighting for titles, such as “Middle East’s Leading Airline”, “Middle East’s Leading Airline First Class” or “Middle East’s Leading Cabin Staff”. Many leaders of world tourism attended this great ceremony in 2011. World Travel Awards 2011 provided their participants with accommodation at Armani Hotel Dubai. Graham Cooke, president and founder, World Travel Awards said: “The Middle East was the perfect region to mark the start of the World Travel Awards 2011 Grand Tour, setting the bar for the rest of the world to raise the standards of excellence in travel and tourism.” Among the winners of World Travel Awards 2011 edition in Dubai one counted Etihad Airways, Jumeirah, Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority, Raffles and Royal Caribbean.

World Travel Awards 2011 Winner
World Travel Awards 2011 Winner

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