Dubai Tourism

Guidebook with a difference shines a light on hidden Dubai

News   •   Jun 26, 2014 09:26 GMT

A new guide to Dubai aims to show residents and tourists alike that there’s more to the emirate than mega malls, glistening skyscrapers and sun-kissed beaches found in holiday brochures. Soul of Dubai is a collection of more than 100 interviews with Emiratis and expatriates who reveal their favourite, and often unseen, corners of the city. Little-known attractions such as the Heritage House, built in the late 19th century, and Bin Lootah Mosque, which dates from 1910, are just a few of the recommendations from people in the know