CULTURE

CULTURE

Call of the Dubai Creek

Dubai Creek is a unique, must-see experience with a rustic charm, a world apart from the city’s soaring skyscrapers and gleaming towers. One of the emirate’s most culturally significant spots, a visit to Dubai Creek grants a rare glimpse into the city’s past as a pearling and fishing port. The creek, also known as ‘Khor’ or heart of Dubai, runs between Deira and Bur Dubai and is dotted with traditional buildings and distinctive wind-tower architecture. The creek’s banks buzz with tourists and tradesmen hopping on and off abras or water taxis,...
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