9. Dubai, UAE
This port city, which is in the United Arab Emirates is situated along the Gulf of Persia and is known for the iconic skylines of the high-rises and beach resorts. Though it is one of the hottest cities, it is also famous for its active nightlife. It relishes the privilege of being one of the wealthiest cities in the world. Dubai’s towering Burj Khalifa and Abu Dhabi’s modern Sheikh Zayed Mosque, are two of the landmark tourist attractions. Culture enthusiasts can delve into the city’s Bedouin past on starry desert nights before travelling the many forts that guarded the coastline, and for the nature-lovers, the desert begins where the cities end and you can start with your adventure trip.