Dubai is known as a metropolis with unique skyscrapers. It is hard to imagine that at the time of the foundation this unique city had a population of only 800 people. Over the past 60 years Dubai has changed from a small center, where people earned money by fishing, into one of the most exciting metropolises of our planet.

Advertisement

Advertisement


The airport of the city 60 years ago.

We Recommend

Common myths about America

There are many stereotypes about the United States, which most people believe in. However, there are myths that are not worth believing. fishki.net...

The most unusual borders between the states

The borders between some countries are surprising with their beauty and individuality. Here you can appreciate the most unusual borders, is written...

10 challenges that await you after given a birth

Given a birth to a baby is not simple. Some women are very easy to get pregnant and have a baby, but there are women who still cannot. In fact, the...

Monogamous: 10 stars with the largest number of marriages

Celebrities marry and divorce more often than ordinary people. Despite the brief relationship, they do not lose heart, and with new forces start...

10 bad products that are considered useful

Here is the selection of products that are marketed as useful, but in fact are not. Many include these foods in the diet, but experts believe that...

Startups that have "eaten" millions of dollars

It happens that large investments, at first glance in promising projects, are successful. Fishki.net presented a selection of burnt-out start-ups,...

5 most dangerous volcanos

Most of us have seen volcano eruptions only over TV. That's why we don't realize how dangerous this phenomenon is. We don't even realize how many...

The longest ship in the world

 The longest ship in the world is CMA CGM Marco Polo. This amazing ship can carry 16,000 containers. The website yaplakal.com tells about this.

Exhibition of weapons showed the power of the Russian army

The International military-technical forum Army-2016 was held from 6 to 11 September. The forum presented more than 11,000 samples of weapons and...

The most horrible places in the world

There are places that are most often visited by fans of horror stories in search of the adrenaline. They are able to horrify even the most...

Exclusion Zone: Pripyat 30 years after the Chernobyl accident

30 years have passed since the day when the Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster occurred and worried the whole world. As a result of the...

Things that you shouldn't prohibit children

Nobody says that children should be brought up on the principle of permissiveness, but the constant "no" can cause the development of complexes and...

The strangest facts about alcohol

Despite alcoholic affection of physical and mental health, people in different parts of our planet like to have a drink or two. Every country has...

Motivating "kick": 10 examples of people who didn’t give up

The problems are not asking for permission, they often burst into our wonderful life and make it black and white. We want to share with you the...

Wedding photos: the most beautiful pictures on Earth

Traditionally, early autumn is the opening of a new wedding season. On Earth there are many picturesque places that are ideal for a wedding photo at...