Crazy fantastic Dubai is constantly growing, where ever you look there are construction going on. Therefore this desert city is growing wider and larger, slowly taking larger parts of the desert. However, when you go here as a tourist you will most likely hand around the beach area. Along the city from north to south you have a nice beach (Jumeirah) with parts of public beaches.
There are all kind of hotels and apartment hotels in Dubai and it can be a hard choice when choosing which area to stay at. Along the beach there are several resorts, they have private beaches and lots of nice restaurants within the hotel area. If you want to Wine and Dine you need to go to a hotel restaurant, others are not allowed to serve alcohol. Generally the food is delicious no matter what kind of cuisine you choose and the restaurants offers great service.
Dubai is among the safest cities in the world due to hard penalties. Justice is delivered quickly and efficiently. Read more on the subject on Huffington Post.
Madinat Jumeirah Resort holds three large hotel areas, canals, a souk (marketplace) and lots of restaurants and bars. Here it is easy to spend many evenings, it is like a hide out from the busy city. Take a zip of wine at the wine bar Agency.
The Luxury Resorts of Madinat Jumeirah:
A stay along Sheikh Zayed Road is memorable, the road is busy and the night view is awesome. A visit at the roof terrace of Four Points by Sheraton includes nice drinks and a stunning view! On some evenings they offer free drinks to women on “Ladies Night”.