09 Apr DUBAI UNDER 20 EUROS
Dubai and its addresses for less than 20 Euros.
When we hear Dubai we think of excess, extravagance, folly of grandeur and luxury. There is so much to do, so much to see and often in such a short time. Luxury hotel, shopping malls and great architecture not to mention luxury cars, and so much more, it all seems to be commonplace and it is often thought that everything has been done to make sure you spend your money and yet. Stop preconceived ideas : You don’t have to be rich or blow your budget to enjoy Dubai 100%.
Here is a little practical guide that will undoubtedly help you make the most of your stay.
THE MUST-HAVE MUSICAL FOUNTAINS OF DUBAI
A spectacular show and yet accessible to all. At the foot of Burj Khalifa the tallest tower in the world are synchronized fountains projecting hundreds of liters of water to nearly 150 m in height and this several times a day, you can enjoy a spectacle of sounds and lights , every evening and every 30 minutes from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. you will be able to see it and see it again without ever getting tired of it and for free.
To alternate between visits and excursions What of better than to enjoy of the sea and the sun, between a little sunbathing or sunset facing the Burj al Arab . In Dubai, the most popular and very pretty beaches like that of Umm Suqeim Beach are free. These will allow you to preserve your budget while restoring the pill. (there are others near the Marina or in Jumeirah).
Find all of Dubai’s public beaches here.
TAKE A TASTE IN THE AIR
It is 18 Euros per person which will allow you to have a snack in the air around a table suspended 40 meters high. It is with family or friends that you can enjoy the view of the sea from Jumeirah Beach Residence while sipping your drink of choice and enjoying a cookie or popcorn. Impressive attraction open every day from 10 a.m. to 1 a.m.
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Discover another side of Dubai without pomp or luxury. Visit places that combine tourism, history and authenticity. Direction the old town, in order to return to the origins. Within the districts of Bur Dubai and Deira you will immerse yourself in a typical atmosphere of the traditional Middle East. Meet in the district of Shindagha and visit the residence of Sheikh Saaed al Maktoum.
The perfect example of the fine art of Islamic art which since 1986 has been transformed into a museum, you will find a fine collection of historical photographs here. Views of the different stages of growth of the city, various documents and objects that trace the history of Dubai.
Open from 8 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. every day except Friday, open from 3 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. For 3 Aed per adult and 1 Aed per child
Madinat Jumeirah is a small modernized souk in the heart of the most beautiful 5 * hotels from the city. Stroll through its arteries until you reach the lagoon on which you will be able to navigate aboard small boats called Abra. Souk also called ‘the little Venice of Dubai’, you will find within it multiple cafes, lounges and restaurants at reasonable prices but also shots of the Burj Al Arab breathtaking.
Jumeirah Mosque is located at the north end of Jumeirah Beach Road, across from the Palm Strip Mall. A place not to be missed. Open to the public every day except Friday The Jumeirah Mosque is described as the most beautiful mosque in Dubai. It is the only one that opens its doors to non-Muslims. Warning : clothing is strictly regulated. If your clothes are not suitable, you will be provided with adequate clothing. You must take off your shoes and leave them outside before entering the mosque.
It is not necessary to make a reservation, but it is better to plan to arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of the visit. 10 AED per person Free for children under 12
THE WALK MARINA
The Walk marina is a promenade by the sea, at the foot of the Marina and very close to the public beach of JBR. Suitable for groups and children. Very popular place for tourists for a couple or family stroll, shopping and even a little sport. Ideal for a drink, an ice cream or a milkshake.
Stroll through the heart of the Bur Dubai souks which are full of treasures and wonders. The 3 main souks of old Dubai specialize in spices , gold jewelry and tissues . To buy good quality gold and jewelry.
THE DUBAI MALL
Shopping is the number one hobby in Dubai. The advantage is that it’s an activity that you can do for free if you just window shop. And at Dubai Mall , you will see all the colors. With 1.1 million m2, 1,200 stores and 160 restaurants, it is the largest shopping center in the world. Worthy of an amusement park, it is the emblematic place of all the excessiveness of the Emirate. Dubai Mal l offers you so many craziest things about each other : an aquarium, an Olympic ice rink, the largest candy store in the world, two amusement parks for children an A380 flight simulator, the most famous of the stunts from 24 m tall and the latest craze come meet Dubai Dino, a 155million-year-old dinosaur skeleton.
THE LADIES ‘DAYS & NIGHT
If you are lucky enough to be a woman, you will see yourself spoiled several times a week. Among these advantages we count the free entries to the private beaches Zero gravity and Drai’s Tuesday and Azure beach Monday and Tuesday. The Nikki beach offers you 6 drinks for the special price of around 30Euros. Once night has fallen, it’s at the club Based that you will be offered all drinks from 11:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m. and in many other bars that you will find here.
Discover KidZania , a ” city ” for your children. Accompanied by professional educators (communication in English), your children will be immersed in the world of KidZania and will lead their own life. This edutainment center will allow them to better understand how the world around them works. They will discover a completely reconstituted city with its own hospital, its fire station, its beauty salon, its bank, its radio station, its supermarket, its pizzeria and even its theater! 17.97 euro per child.
Go through the doors of the VR Park games room Dubai Mall opens the doors to a huge games room of nearly 7,000 m2 with a multiple choice of games between augmented reality and virtual reality technology very popular with teenagers. Access is reserved for +12 years old, younger children must be accompanied by an adult. Do you dream of doing a parachute jump and to climb the highest peaks on the planet or to enter the world of The Walking Dead the VR park game room is for you. 15 and 45 dirham depending on the game chosen.
FOR ANIMAL LOVERS
You want to meet lions, white tigers, leopards, monkeys, we suggest you go to Ras Al Khaimah animal park. Better than a zoo a refuge !! Open every day from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m., the park welcomes and cares for domesticated wild animals abandoned or mistreated by their former owner. They cannot be released because they cannot feed on their own in a merciless nature. Admission fees and on-site expenses make it possible to buy food for the animals but also to pay their veterinarian and staff on site. The animal park is an hour away from Dubai by car. 10Euros / person Here is a second address just as attractive, which allows you to escape for an afternoon in the African savannah or in the Asian jungle. The Dubai Safari park is divided into 4 four parts, each representing a region of the world, which you will find the animals and the vegetation of these.
Inquire here . 20 Euros / person
The great international fair “ Global Village ” reopens its doors !!! Have you ever visited it? Global Village will be accessible from Wednesday, October 31, 2018, and is a huge site that makes you travel and discover a panel of cultures without taking off from the Emirates. Enjoy a walk with family or friends to explore the different countries that surround us. For the more adventurous, a fair with dizzying attractions is open there. Admission is around 3.50 Euros.
Here is the non-exhaustive list of visits and activities that you can do for less than 20 Euros. So are you tempted? And as said everything is possible in Dubai even to save money!