Most Unbelievable Architectures in Dubai

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Dubai, one of the seven countries in up the oil-rich United Arab Emirates, has drawn the world’s attention by such unbelievable architectures that you may have never seen before on Earth.

 

The Palm Islands

The Palm Islands were designed by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and built as the shape of palm trees. Three man-made islands include The Palm Jebel Ali, The Palm Deira and The Palm Jumeirah. The world’s largest artificial island is an international icon and tourism destination of Dubai.  Located on the coast of the emirate of Dubai, the archipelago is named as the “Eighth Wonder of the World


The Palm Islands

The Palm Islands

 

Burj Al Arab Hotel

Burj Al Arab, which is designed as the shape of the sail of a dhow, is marked the “the world's first seven-star hotel”.


Burj Al Arab Hotel

Burj Al Arab Hotel

 

The Louvre Abu Dhabi

The Louvre Abu Dhabi is designed by architect Jean Nouvel. The famous museum costs $108 million to build and is scheduled to open in 2012.


The Louvre Abu Dhabi

The Louvre Abu Dhabi

 

Helipad of the Burj Al Arab


Helipad of the Burj Al Arab situated on the Burj Al Arab Hotel is the world's highest tennis court.

Helipad of the Burj Al Arab situated on the Burj Al Arab Hotel is the world's highest tennis court.

 

Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club

Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club was voted as the Best Clubhouse Awards in the world. The 18-hole course offers perfect retreat and breathtaking view of the sea-water inlet The Creek.


Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club

Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club

 

Emirates Towers

The sister Emirates towers are symbol of Dubai City which consists of the Emirates Office Tower and Emirates Towers Hotel.


Emirates Towers

Emirates Towers

 

Burj Dubai


Reportedly, the Burj Dubai will soon become the tallest building in the world.

Reportedly, the Burj Dubai will soon become the tallest building in the world.

 

The World Project

The World Project is built in the shape of a world map. The chain of islands is currently under construction at 4 kilometers offshore from Dubai in Gulf waters with 300 islands. Construction is estimated to cost from $15 million to $45 million.


The World Project

The World Project

 

Dancing Towers

Dancing tower is another exceptional masterpiece in Dubai. The Dancing Towers consist of three interlinked towers designed by Zaha Hadid and will become center in the Business Bay Development.


Dancing Towers

Dancing Towers

 

Rotating Skyscraper

The latest Dubai wonder is 68-story combination hotel, apartment and office tower. Unbelievably, the towers can be rotated 360 degrees. Each storey is designed and shaped like a doughnut and attached in core housing elevators in the center.


Rotating Skyscraper

Rotating Skyscraper

 

Palm Island: Most Unbelievable Architecture in Dubai

 

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Abu Dhabi's Amazing Skyline

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This article was published on 2011/06/06
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