Dubai must be one of the most pompous cities of the world, they choose the biggest, the highest, the brightest, the most expensive stuff to make each of us stunned. Here we present 20 more amazing facts about Dubai for your entertainment.
1. The Dubai police fleet includes a Lamborghini, Ferrari and Bentley. This is to allow them to catch speeders who can outrun other cars.
Do not be surprised if you see a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG as a police car on the streets of Dubai.
2. Dubai is the city of the most rapid changes.
Just compare two images of Dubai dated 1991 and 2013.
3. Dubai is building a 50,000,000 square foot climate-controlled indoor city from scratch.
Air conditioners are everywhere in Dubai, even outside – everything for your comfort!
4. There are several cases of foreign women visiting Dubai for business, being raped, and then being jailed after reporting the rape.
One of the vivid examples is the case of Marte Deborah Dalelv from Norway who brought charges against her colleague and was sentenced to sixteen months of prison herself.
5. In Dubai you can see wild animals from a passenger seat.
Too scared? Well your seat could be occupied by a cheetah!