Scratching Away at Dubai’s Bling Veneer to Reveal its Subtler Treasures

The wealthy emirate has more than just flashy malls — there’s rich heritage and culture here too.

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Behind Dubai’s skyline of towers under construction, a whole different world awaits…
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Visiting the Grand Mosque.
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Artwork in the Al Fahidi historic district.

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