Visiting The Best Dubai Souks

Dubai is known for displaying Arabic culture in a modern and healthy way. Being an Islamic country, it is still keeping the tradition of its history. Dubai is rich with high buildings, but still offers places that keep the historical events alive. Many such examples can be found on the street sides that reminds of the old Arabian culture. One of the biggest examples is Dubai souks. These markets are still keeping the Arabic culture alive with their way of…

Shopping at the Glamorous Souk Al Bahar

Souk Al Bahar ranks as one of the best shopping malls in Dubai. It was opened in December 2007. It is located on Exit 32 Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is an amazing man made constructed wonder. When we look at the structure and the construction style of this beautiful shopping mall, it really gives us feelings to be unique and amazing. It is among the biggest shopping malls of the world. Its beauty attracts tourist strongly.…

Dubai World of Perfumes

Dubai perfume souk is one of the most popular and major perfume markets of world. It is situated in Sikkat Al Khail Rd, Dubai. Dubai is very famous for its traditional perfumery trade. It has a strong history about perfumery. All popular, expensive, cheap, branded, non-branded and fantastic perfumes are available in this souk. If you really want to get rid of your usual perfumes and same fragrances then you must visit once in perfume souk of Dubai. Dubai is…

Bargain Shopping at Naif Souk

Souk is an Arabic word used for a market where you can get and exchange all kinds of goods. Dubai is one of those cities in the world that contains a wide range of authentic, excellent and competitive tax-free souks where you can find almost anything. Naif souk is a traditional Arabian style building where you can find everything ranging from cheap clothes to children’s toys easily. The Dubai Naif Souk is located at the Deira district. This place is…

Shopping at Souk Madinat Jumeriah

While reaching at Dubai, you get the opportunity of exploring the amazing shopping malls and marketplaces and Souk Madinat Jumeirah is one of them. It is not only famous for being a traditional Arabic Souk, but people visit it for the fact that it is a huge modern entertainment and shopping centre too in Dubai downtown. This souk complex is a part of Madinat Jumeirah complex, which is located at Jumeirah Beach and comprises of several villas that are surrounded…

The Secrets of Khan Murjan

Souks have been an integral part of the Arabian lifestyle for centuries. All of the major Arabian cities have one such souk that consists of all the attractive features to lure a tourist. Khan Murjan is one such souk of the 14th century that is located at the heart of Dubai. Its intricate wall designs handcrafted marble floorings and magical ceiling makes the souk extremely enchanting. The main area of Khan Murjan covers around 50,000 square feet and it comprises…

Discovering The Popular Meena Bazaar

Millions of tourists from all over the world visit Dubai every year to experience the best shopping opportunity here. The entire city provides the feeling of a huge shopping mall due to hundreds of its marketplaces that are scattered everywhere in the city and Meena Bazaar is one such huge shopping place. The low import duties are the main features that make shopping at Dubai an affordable and worthwhile move. The thrill of shopping increases even more at Meena Bazaar,…

Wandering at Dubai Textile Souk

Middle East is renowned worldwide as a largest producer of textile. Biggest textile industry is located in Dubai. There are thousands of textile markets in Dubai but it is the biggest among all. Dubai Textile Souk is not only the biggest textile market in Dubai. It is one of the largest industries in the world also. Dubai has its uniqueness in textile. Top branded garments are traded in the market. Dubai is also the biggest exporter of textile in the…

The World’s Largest Traditional Gold Market

Dubai Gold Souk is the world’s largest traditional gold market. It is also known as Gold Souk. It is situated in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It lies on the north of the biggest fish and vegetable market of Dubai. It is a traditional market and one of the oldest gold markets in the world. More than 300 gold retail shops are in doing business here. They deal mostly in jewellery. Business of raw gold is also carried in the market.…

Popular Jewellers at Dubai Gold Souk

In this guide, we would like to represent you the world famous Dubai Gold Souk. It houses the best Dubai jewellers and the most elite jewellers all the same. Those jewellers who have great shiny stores in the shopping centres of Dubai all have their showrooms here in the centre of gold trading and gold shopping. Let us see some of the jewellers that are located in the Gold Souk and the main characteristics of the Gold Souk as well.…

Buy Gold Jewellery at Dubai Gold Souk

Gold Souk in Dubai is arguably the capital place of gold jewellery. The great Gold Souk is the biggest in the world, together with the Gold Bazaar of Istanbul in Turkey, which is the only other Gold souk, which is like the Gold Souk of Dubai. Standing in the former central district of the capital city of Dubai emirate, the Gold Souk has been the hub of all jewellery trading. If you want to buy jewellery or only see a…

Diamond Shopping at Dubai Gold Souk

The Gold Souk of Dubai is not only world famous for its huge variety of gold jewellery but also of its great collections that include the marvellous diamond jewellery. Gold and diamond jewellery go hand in hand in Dubai where diamond jewellery that usually comes with yellow or white gold is immensely famous. Let us see some of the jewelleries in the Gold Souk that we can get to see in the Gold Souk. In the internationally famous and popular…

The Beauty of the Meena Bazaar

When you are in Dubai, you will see a great intercultural community living together in peace. After the Arabic locals, Indian minority is the biggest in Dubai and Indians have always played the most important role in the business life of Dubai. Therefore Dubai has several Indian areas, which if you visit, you will feel as if you were in India. Unlike other Middle Eastern states, Dubai is not against the places of worship for other religions, therefore you can…

Dubai Fish Souk

The fish souk is also called fish market in Dubai. When you visit the portside area of the older downtown part, called Deira Corniche going along the beach side of Dubai, it is obligatory to visit the fish souk as well. Of course, only if you bare the strong smell of sea fish. Dubai, being a seaside metropolis has a rich culinary culture in preparing fish dishes, and fish is often eaten over here. Souks are traditional market places of…

Discover the Amazing Spice Souk of Dubai

Picture this – meandering narrow alleys, warm evenings, cries of marker vendors and an amalgam of fragrances teasing your senses. The image in your mind portrays a market place selling exotic goods. Yes, this is the Dubai spice souk indeed and here you can find as well as purchase fresh herbs and spices for Arab and South Asian cuisines. The slightly smoky and spicy aroma that hangs about this place entices food lovers and tourists to the Dubai spice souk…

Dubai Perfume Souk

Did you ever wonder as to what made the Arabian lands so exotic? Well, here is the answer – perfumes. With this you’d probably conjure up a slightly floral or fruity based fragrance. But this is not the case with the Middle East. The perfumes in this region are spicy and strong. It is a part of their lifestyle and culture. You will find a sharp fragrance in every room or tent in the Middle East. This touch of piquant…

Dubai Textile Souk

The Dubai Textile Souk is one great authentic place that you can visit, to see where local people buy their clothes, which include daily wear and the picturesquely colourful kaftans for celebrations or special occasions. Textile souk is a must-visit for everyone who would like to get closer to the old culture of Dubai. Dressing has always played a very important role in the Arabic world. People in the Arabic countries do dress well, even if they are not wealthy.…

Gold Souk of Dubai

If you are looking for El Dorado, it might be wiser if you looked somewhere in the direction of the Middle East. Dubai or the City of Gold is known worldwide for its gold markets. This is not just any other gold; you get ornaments of the highest quality and most attractive designs. The razzle and dazzle could leave you confused. You wouldn’t know where to begin and you would wish if you could run in all directions at once!…

Madinat Jumeirah Souk

If you want to experience some unique shopping experience that Dubai has on offer, then visit the Madinat Jumeirah Souk. This marketplace has a great variety of shops and entertainment facilities. Madinat Jumeirah Souk is a place, specifically built to form a facility of somewhat in-between an old-time souk and a modern shopping centre. It is specifically designed for those who are staying in the Jumeirah district of New Dubai that is famous for its modern shapes than its souks.…

Khan Murjan

Khan Murjan is a souk-like shopping centre or marketplace that we can find in the Dubai Wafi City. Wafi City is one of the unique shopping areas of Dubai, in its size, it may equal a smaller village and it looks entirely new and strange in the same time, being strangely authentic while at the same time, it is different from what you can get to see anywhere else. Khan Murjan is part of the complex stuffed with smaller and…

Souk Al Bahar

Souk Al Bahar is a relatively new shopping mall located right in the middle of Dubai’s Burj Dubai district. This district is outstanding in different aspects and so is the Souk Al Bahar complex, which was designed in being in the middle of an Arabic style villa complex with luxury hotel and extensive catering services. If you have already been to Arabic or Muslim countries, either in the Middle East or in Northern Africa, then you might already know what…

Naif Souk Dubai

Naif Souk in Dubai is a traditional Arabic market where the visitor can find any fabrics and readymade clothes. Naif Souk is among the oldest marketplaces in Dubai. Naif Souk is a shopping spot of locals where you can find bags, toys and duplicates of popular designer wear. This marketplace is located at Deira and it is also known as the ‘Cabin market’. In 2008, the Naif Souk caught fire and out of 190 shops, 184 shops were reduced into…