DUBAI: BY THE NUMBERS
Ranked 18th in the world in most competitive tourist destinations
Near the bottom of historic sites and natural beauty
3rd in friendliness to international tourists
10th in public safety
1st in marketing
Everyone speaks English
Dubai is surprisingly affordable
75 degrees: the average high in winter. In summer, it exceeds 120.
22,000 gallons: The amount of water the fountains of the Burj Kaliffa spray simultaneously
4 Dirham ~ $1
I would be lying if I said I wasn’t scared.