Dubai

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Dubai

General information - Dubai is the capital of United Arab Emirates - Official language: Arabic - Population (2013): 2,106,177

DUBAI

Dubai's Flag!

Burj Al Arab

"Khalifa Tower"(Burj Khalifa)

- Is the tallest structure made by human. (+800m = +2,722ft)- The construction was started in 2004 and officially opened on January 4 2010. - The designer were Skidmore, Owings & Merrill.

- It is the third tallest hotel in the world (321m.)- It was started to built in 1994 and finished in 1999- It's shape was innspired by a sailboat.

-The World Islands is an artificial archipelago-The archipelago was built in September 2003. -The project was designed by Sheikh Mohammed in May 2003.

-Is 306 metres (1,004 ft) height.-The tower was designed by Skidmore, Owings and Merrill SOM, an architectural group.-The tower has become world's tallest high rise building with a twist of 90 degrees.

The World Islands

Cayan Tower "Infinity Tower"

Palm Islands

Crescent Moon Tower

-Artificial Island -Palm Island = Palm Tree-Jan De Nul and Van Oord

-33 storey down-turned half moon-children's library, restaurant, multiple cafes, etc.


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