Dubai Photo Gallery

Las Vegas for boaters, a psychedelic ocean park, the greatest show on earth (and water), this Emirate is no desert mirage-and it's all for sale.

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The Jebel Ali Plam's boat slips form a sentence in Arabic (left). The Jumeirah (middle) and the world (right) offer islands of oppulence for celebrities, multimillionaires and—surprisingly—a lot of British and other European second-home owners.

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The Palm Jumeirah spreads its fronds.

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