From its glittering skyscrapers to its sweeping sand dunes, this multi-cultural metropolis is as awe-worthy as ever. Once a small fishing village, Dubai has emerged recently as a truly cosmopolitan city. It has world-class shopping-and the world's largest shopping mall to boot-as well as snowy indoor slopes for skiing, the world's tallest tower, beautiful beaches, and even man-made islands. Plus, you can always access the untamed desert, where you can drive or ride camels along the glittering dunes. T+L's Dubai travel guide will point you to the major attractions as you explore this fascinating and vibrant city. Read on to learn more about this traditional-meets-futuristic emirate before its ever-evolving skyline shifts once again.