25 Insane Things That Only Happen in Dubai
Practically no other city in the world offers such a rare and drastic dichotomy between the East and West–the ancient and the modern. Dubai, which has garnered most of its modern wealth from exploiting vast oil reserves, has become a worldwide leader in extravagance, opulence, and infrastructure.
However, Dubai’s wealth and modernity has arrived with breath-taking speed, leaving little time for its more antiquated and traditional elements to “adjust,” which makes for one bizarre city.
Here are some some shots that showcase some of the stranger elements of this unusual and oftentimes bizarre location.