Dhow ship between Bur Dubai and Deira
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.
The Abra boat is a water Taxi for public transportation.
Dubai Creek as Trading and Business Hub
Khor Dubai is a saltwater creek dividing Deira from Bur.
St. George Hotel opened 1994 at the creek in Al Ras.
Dhows 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.