Dubai is known for its extravagant shopping, ultramodern architecture and a vibrant nightlife scene. The city of superlatives, Dubai not only boasts what is considered the most luxurious hotel in the world, but is also home to the largest shopping mall and the tallest building. Sweep over vast sand dunes in a hot air balloon, or cruise through the Dubai Marina and World Islands on a luxury yacht. A rich mix of heritage, culture and ambitious futuristic visions make this the leading tourist destination in the United Emirates. Come revel in the exuberant hub of the Middle East.