THE EMIRATE'S DHOWS AND TRADING SHIPS
HomE | MorE
By night this Dhow
becomes a floating restaurant to offer culinary dinner cruises on the creek for visitors.
The Bayt Al Wakeel
is a historical building established 1935 as an office for the Gray MacKenzie Ltd. shipping agency, the Gulf agents for BI the British-India Steam Navigation Company. Today a creekside restaurant with the touch of a maritime museum.
boat is a water Taxi for public transportation.
Khor Dubai is a saltwater creek dividing Deira from Bur.
St. George Hotel
opened 1994 at the creek in Al Ras.
arriving from India or East Africa for business.
Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum
palace was built 1896 as the residence of the ruler of Dubai. Today a museum.
The pedestrian underpass
between the Gold Souq area of Deira and the Heritage Village in Al Shindagha. Crossing the creek by foot and underwater is a fast and convenient Bur Dubai connection to the other side.
Smoking some flavored tobacco with a hookah waterpipe at a Shisha cafe along the creek.