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A City Built on Sand: How Dubai Went From Desert to Concrete Jungle

A City Built on Sand: How Dubai Went From Desert to Concrete Jungle October 25, 2019Leave a comment

    In the scope of 50 years, Dubai has developed from a sand pit into a bustling city of wealth and extravagance. When the small fishing village struck oil in 1966, the desert soon began trading its sand for cement, putting Dubai on the map with the world’s tallest buildings, busiest airports and mind blowing modern technology.