Dubai itself is the most populous city in the UAE and the second largest emirate by size after Abu Dhabi. It is the most common point of entry for travelers and is considered to be the travel and commercial hub of the UAE.
The population is 5,628,805 in the UAE and is considered to be incredibly diverse. The majority of people in the UAE are in fact foreigners from southern Asia, other Arab countries, United States and Europe.
Arabic is the official language, however given the various backgrounds of people in the UAE English is also widely spoken. Most road and other informational signs are in both Arabic and English.
The temperature during the month of September is expected to be around 32°C (90 °F)
The humidity during the month of September is expected to be around 60%
Public transport is available in Dubai in the form of Bus services, Trams and underground Metros. Taxis are also widely available in the city, rate may vary depending on journey see link for more details and booking: http://dubai-taxi.com/dubai-taxi-corp/taxi-fares.
Contact Dubai Taxi Corporation: +971 (4) 208-0808 (Toll Free 800-9090)
UAE Dirham (AED) conversion is 1 US dollar to 3.67 Dirhams (approx.). Credit cards are frequently used for daily purchases in lieu of cash.
220/240 Volts at 50Hz. Electric socket 3 pin British standard.