Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding
Open doors, open minds - such is the enlightened motto of this institution founded by Sheikh Mohammed in 1998 to build bridges between...
The number of expats living and working in Dubai who have never had a single conversation with a UAE national is a cause for concern....
Al-Serkal Cultural Foundation
Next door to the Orient Guest House, this rambling Bastakia Quarter courtyard building – with its labyrinth of galleries set around a...
One of the city’s most romantic restaurants, Bastakiah Nights occupies a restored courtyard with fabulous old Arabian-style atmosphere....
Bastakiya Quarter information
Lonely Planet review
With its labyrinthine lanes lined with traditional wind-tower architecture, the old Bastakiya quarter on the waterfront east of Bur Dubai Souq is a magical place to explore.