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Dubai Famous Markets
Dubai Fabric Market
The fabric market is Dubai’s first, oldest, and very popular large indoor market. It attracts guests with an abundance of fabrics and unique oriental exoticism. In the narrow streets between the Grand Mosque and Al Fahidi Road, there are retail outlets with all kinds of high-quality fabrics at reasonable prices. Here you will find natural silk, excellent cotton, first-class wool, as well as brocade, velvet, and any other fabric. However, do not forget to bargain! The price can be halved.
Here is a paradise for fashion lovers, tailors, and those looking for unique fabrics for exclusive clothing. If you wish, you can immediately order tailoring of an exclusive outfit after buying fabrics, so do not forget to bring along a photo from a fashion magazine. Also, on the market, you can buy national costumes and casual clothes.
A large covered fabric market is located in the Bar Dubai area next to the Shindaga Peninsula next to the bay. The atmosphere of a real oriental bazaar reigns on the market; here, you can have a fun time searching for original things.
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Gold Market Dubai
The Dubai Gold Market is the best place in the world to buy gold jewelry (due to low taxes, gold prices here are almost the most favorable in the world). The market is located in the central shopping district of Dubai – Deira.
Here, gold is acquired by weight, in large quantities. In the windows of jewelry stores, there is so much gold and products from it that it seems that they are about to collapse or settle under its weight.
Countless gold shops offer 18-carat gold in yellow, white and pink, 21 and 22-carat gold, pure 24-carat gold. As well as numerous collections of gold products with diamonds, pearls, emeralds, sapphires, rubies, and other precious and semiprecious stones. The United Arab Emirates is one of the largest exporters of gold.
The Indian Market in Deira
The Indian market did not surprise or please with anything interesting, mountains of clothes of the lowest quality, a suffocating smell came from the sellers themselves, it was certainly interesting to see all this, but nothing more.
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Spice Market Dubai
Among the areas of skyscrapers and modern supermarkets is the oldest Dubai spice market (in Arabic, “market” – “souk”). Tourists are greeted by a powerful wave of pleasant smells because the market is famous for its spices and dried fruits. The aromas of spices – cloves, cinnamon, pepper, roasted almonds, saffron – are floating in the air far around the market, tickling your nose nicely and arousing appetite. In huge bags in front of each bench are dried fruits, beckoning with their exotic taste and appearance.
It is in these places that you can see the authentic oriental flavor – the trading shops on the narrow streets look like exhibits of the 17th century, merrily noisy merchants are dressed in national costumes, ancient houses retain their appearance of past centuries. Even those people who do not want to buy spices will enjoy visiting the old market of Dubai.
Madinat Jumeirah Market
Madinat Jumeirah Market is located in the center of the resort, in a luxurious architectural complex stylized as an Arab fortress. A magnificent shopping center invites visitors to plunge into the colorful atmosphere of the eastern bazaar.
The market consists of multi-level turrets, water channels, small squares, and streets paved with paving stones, where rows of benches and shopping galleries are located. In total, 75 shops of 23 establishments work here, including cafes, bars, and restaurants, one-night Club Theater with a capacity of 442 people and an arena designed for 4,550 spectators.
In the Madinat Jumeirah market, along with high-quality and exclusive products of famous brands, handmade craftsmanship’s of local artisans is offered. Here you can buy good clothes, shoes, accessories, household items, as well as delicious souvenirs, souvenirs, Persian rugs and much, much more. In addition to wonderful shopping, the guests of the shopping center will enjoy an unforgettable vacation, full of various entertainments and impressions.