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The City of Tomorrow / Dubai

For someone to grow up in a city like Singapore, it’s tough to feel homesick when you travel to United Arab Emirates, Dubai particularly. I remember the flight ticket to Dubai was affordable (and I believe it’s still the case now) and that made my trip even more worthwhile. Truth is, Dubai is a still city in progress. It’s not as modern and cosmopolitan as Singapore or London in my opinion, but it’s growing at a rapid pace just like any other metropolis. For those looking for the novelty of U.A.E, fret not; it still offers its own kind of charm. Going from places to places in a rented car, we started the journey with an evening in the desert. Golden sun, musical wind in the sand dunes, and a magical view of nothingness. We took relaxing camel rides around while watching the setting sun linger on the horizon. And the one thing that Dubai could promise us during our stay was the fine sunny weather, which promises majestic sunsets, too. There was no better …