Dubai & Abu Dhabi - Dubai Marina & Palm Jumeirah (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Dubai Marina & Palm Jumeirah chapter from Lonely Planet’s Dubai & Abu Dhabi guidebook.

Dubai Marina has become one of the most popular places to live in town and, though primarily residential, its pedestrian-friendly areas hold plenty of appeal for visitors. Jutting into the Gulf is the incredible Palm Jumeirah, an artificial island in the shape of a palm tree with a 2km-long trunk, 16-frond crown and 11km-long crescent-shaped breakwater.

  • cruising around the marina by water bus, preferably at dusk or in the early evening
  • maps
  • partying from day to night at a sizzling beach club like Zero Gravity
  • transport
  • catching the boat shuttle to the sleek 101 Lounge & Bar for cocktails with a million-dollar view of the Dubai Marina skyline.
  • restaurants & bars

Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping, and Sports & Activities.

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