OVERVIEW

The largest city in the United Arab Emirates, Dubai is a bustling microcosm of cultures from all over the world, with an audacious spirit and bold architecture to match. Its glitzy reputation makes it a firm favorite for travellers from the Middle East and the West, may of whom come to take advantage of the glittering shopping malls and world-class restaurant scene.

FAMILY

Legoland Dubai

Legoland Dubai

Legoland Dubai has rides, a water park, restaurants, and everything children could want for a day out.

Children painting / Shutterstock

Craft and Play

A play center with interactive, educational play, workshops, crafts, a café and kids' hair salon.

FOOD

Saddle Cafe

Buzzy food truck in Box Park with breakfast bowls, burgers, crepes, croissants and coffees. Part of a chain.

Play

One for adults only, a sophisticated cross between a restaurant and a Paris nightclub.

Public Cafe JLT

Greek-style café at Jumeirah Lakes Towers, with good views of the lake and outdoor seating.

SHOPPING

Urbanist Concept Store

Fashion, homeware, jewellery, art and design fill this edgy and buzzy concept store in Box Park.

Gigi

Concept store in the Galleria Mall, showcasing fashion, art and design. With a garden and café.

VAO Concept Store

Large fashion emporium in the City Walk complex, selling top fashion brands.

FAMILY

Legoland Dubai

Legoland Dubai

Legoland Dubai has rides, a water park, restaurants, and everything children could want for a day out.

Children painting / Shutterstock

Craft and Play

A play center with interactive, educational play, workshops, crafts, a café and kids' hair salon.

FOOD

Saddle Cafe

Buzzy food truck in Box Park with breakfast bowls, burgers, crepes, croissants and coffees. Part of a chain.

Play

One for adults only, a sophisticated cross between a restaurant and a Paris nightclub.

Public Cafe JLT

Greek-style café at Jumeirah Lakes Towers, with good views of the lake and outdoor seating.

SHOPPING

Urbanist Concept Store

Fashion, homeware, jewellery, art and design fill this edgy and buzzy concept store in Box Park.

Gigi

Concept store in the Galleria Mall, showcasing fashion, art and design. With a garden and café.

VAO Concept Store

Large fashion emporium in the City Walk complex, selling top fashion brands.