Dubai is a city of enticing contrasts. On one hand, it’s a place of profound traditions, colourful souqs, and picturesque minarets. On the other, it’s an explosion of futuristic skyscrapers, world-class shopping, and sizzling beach clubs. With those two worlds somehow harmoniously intertwined, anything can happen.
Visitors to Dubai are presented with a stupefying number of possibilities. See the view from the world’s tallest skyscraper? Shop in the world’s largest mall? Get arrested by a cop driving a McLaren police car? (Hopefully not that one.)
For a certain kind of traveller, the answer is easy: do the most memorable thing possible. Luckily, Dubai delivers. The city is an epicenter of excess and insanity in all the right ways. From indoor skiing to camel polo, here are 7 of the craziest things to do in Dubai.