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So you have visited Palm Jumeirah, Marina, Burj Khalifa, Dubai Mall and all the glamorous and architectural marvels of Dubai and think Dubai is all about that? You are wrong! To explore the heart and soul of Dubai, you must visit the Old Dubai. The Creekside of the city is the source where city planners put down the roots of Dubai which we see today. It still retains the old world charm. To get the intimate feel of the local lifestyle, you should walk on foot there. It is also because parking is not easy here. – PowerPoint PPT presentation

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Title: 10 Surprisingly Cool Things to do in Old Dubai


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10 Surprisingly Cool Thingsto do in Old Dubai
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Gold Souk
Gold Souk is a maze of roofed walkways. There are
around 300 jewelry shops in this age-old Arabian
marketplace. You can buy jewelry in this market
at the cheapest price and still bargain for a far
better price. You can get to know the current
price of gold across the souk. This souk is must
visit in Old Dubai whether you are shopping for
gold or not. Dubai Mall Shopping Festival
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Dubai Creek
It is a saltwater creek and has great importance
and presence in the history of Dubai. The creek
was used to be a pearling site, fishing spot and
a gateway to the traders from all over the world
before the discovery of oil in this region.
Today, Dubai Creek is a must-visit tourist
destination in Old Dubai. If you are getting
here, dont miss Abra ride at Deira Old Souk
Station. It is a traditional wooden boat that
will take you to the other side, Bur Dubai. On
Deira Creek, also ride a dhow boat and see the
nightlife of Old Dubai when dining on Emirati
fare. Best Dubai Tour Package
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Grand Souk Deira
The Big Souk, aka Al Souk al-Kabeer, was once the
most prominent and largest markets of Deira. Many
locals claim that it has lost its old-world charm
due to its revamped appearance. But you should
still wander here to smell the finest spices and
herbs and shop them and admire the beautiful
textile market. Best Duabi Group Tour
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Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoums Residence
It is a saltwater creek and has great importance
and presence in the history of Dubai. The creek
was used to be a pearling site, fishing spot and
a gateway to the traders from all over the world
before the discovery of oil in this region.
Today, Dubai Creek is a must-visit tourist
destination in Old Dubai. If you are getting
here, dont miss Abra ride at Deira Old Souk
Station. It is a traditional wooden boat that
will take you to the other side, Bur Dubai. On
Deira Creek, also ride a dhow boat and see the
nightlife of Old Dubai when dining on Emirati
fare. Best Dubai Family Tour
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Old Souk Dubai
Old Souk is another frenetic and fantastic
traditional Arabian market to visit. It also has
souk houses which are traditionally covered with
hundreds of retail stores offering footwear,
Arabian textile, food, and trinkets. It is a
novel, fun and touristy paradise. Get the feel of
Emirati life here. Best Dubai Luxury Tour
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Dubai Heritage Village
It is a well-preserved and age-old Arabian
village in the Al Shindagha district. You can
explore the rich history of Dubai as a pearling
and fishing village at the Diving Village and
Dubai Heritage Village. Best Dubai Education Tour
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Dubai Museum
Located in Al Fahidi Fort, the Dubai Museum is
the oldest building in Dubai. It is a great
opportunity for you to get an insight into the
rich history of Dubai and all its unique
attractions. Best Dubai Education Tour
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Bastakiya Quarter
It is a historical town which is located on the
bank of Dubai Creek and it is another popular
place in Old Dubai. It is a hub for
well-preserved historical Arabian homes and rich
merchants, including wind catchers or barrels.
There is a labyrinth of steep alleys where you
can find a lot of attractions like cafes, shops,
and art galleries in Bastakiya district. Best
Dubai Holiday Packages
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Meena Bazaar
It is one of the well-known shopping spots in Old
Dubai. Meena Bazaar is a busy market filled with
delicious Indian street food and souvenirs. You
can find a lot of affordable items to shop here.
There are plenty of shops filled with home décor,
handicrafts, shawls, and others. Best Dubai
Corporate Tours
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Taste Various Delights in Old Dubai
  • If you are visiting Old Dubai, you shouldnt miss
    these delightful treats
  • Shawarma  It is one of the most delightful
    dishes in the nation and you must try it at least
    once.
  • Dont forget to enjoy Camel burger and visit
    Arabian Tea to have tea in a pot
  • Al Machboos  A traditional dish made of meat,
    rice, onion, and dried lemon.
  • Al Harees  The very own UAEs specialty with
    very amazing taste as it is made of wheat and
    meat.
  • Best Dubai Holiday Tour

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