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Dubai has become one of the top destinations in recent years along with Mediterranean Cruises, with its astonishing mix of luxurious tourist attractions and mysterious deserts it certainly holds everything close that can make a perfect holiday.

A cruise or Mini cruise to the Middle East not only visits Dubai but many other great ports of call within the United Arab Emirates too. Destinations such as Bahrain, Abu Dhabi and Oman all have a distinctive uniqueness that attracts more and more visitors each year.

You can expect on a typical Middle East cruise deal to have some magnificent shore excursions involving both ancient and modern attractions. Certainly Dubai has some of the finest shopping in the world and its great mixture of jewellery and traditional goods, making it an ideal place to invest in a little bit more then just a cheap memento of your visit.

Should you tire of shopping within the city with its skyscrapers looming above you then you can easily take a short excursion out of the city and visit the many wonders amongst the Dubai deserts sands.

If you have a keen interest in history you will be able to visit some of the Middle Easts historical landmarks during your cruise visit by means of a guided tour.

Whilst visiting Dubai you will find that cruise companies offer many adventurous shore excursions that provide some great entertainment and some unique views of the area. For example you could take a hot air balloon flight that will give you stunning views of the areas deserts or if you would prefer you can take a 4×4 guided tour around the deserts and villages surrounding Dubai.

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