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Dubai's Summer Festivities Draw Tourism Worldwide

Posted: Jun. 27th, 2013  |  By Michael Pearse
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Dubai isn't just popular, beautiful and filled to overflowing with things to do and events to see, it's possibly the most popular tourist destination worldwide. Celebrating a three month long festival designed to draw in even more traffic, the luxurious city is serving up specials on everything from luxury hotels to amazing shopping opportunities. Don't miss out!

A popular tourist hub for Indians as well as travelers from across the globe, Dubai is now offering more to tourists. The Summer is Dubai festival — a three-month long campaign that started on June 7, hopes to entice families on a summer break.

The fest that holds discounts on hotels, dining and shopping, also has a packed schedule with events for people of all ages. Saeed Al Falasi, Director — Strategic Alliances, Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment, explains that the idea was to highlight the city as a family destination. He says, “We’ve ensured that there is something every week to engage tourists. People may be scared of the hot weather, but a lot of activities are concentrated in the air-conditioned malls.”


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