Dubai is one of the seven Emirates in the United Arab Emirates. It is the second largest Emirate in the U.A.E. and is often called Dubai City. With massive construction and development in various industries, Dubai has achieved one of the greatest success stories through innovative real estate projects, sports events, conferences and economic development. Dubai is also now extending & concentrating more on its success into tourism.
Dubai had already established itself as a quality tourist destination, offering winter sunshine, beaches, cheap shopping and desert safaris. Construction and economic development have been enormous especially in Jebel Ali, as it is one of the increasingly developing hubs for service industries such as IT and Finance. The coastal part of Jumeirah and Umm Suqeim are also well developed areas, and luxury residences and hotel resorts can be found there.