Dubaichitecture

Dubai's rich soil is sparking extraordinary design growth

Implications - In the 2008 trend report we touched on Dubai’s abundant oil wealth which has fueled a plethora of cutting edge architectural developments. Free from financial limitations, Dubaichitecture continues to showcase the boundlessness of human imagination, stretching limits in technology, sustainability and luxury.
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Wheel Shaped Hotel - Dubai Promenade
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Warm 27,655 Clicks Pub: Jan 12, 08
Wheel Shaped Hotel
Dubai Promenade
Dubai property developer Nakheel announced the construction of the world's first wheel-shaped hotel this week. The Dubai Promenade is a new waterfront community in development, and one of these buildings… [More]
Dubai's Next Man Made Island - The Universe
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Warm 24,344 Clicks Pub: Jan 23, 08
Dubai's Next Man Made Island
The Universe
Seeming trying to prove that too much is not nearly enough the Dubai developer of “The World” has just announced plans to build the “The Universe” which they will squeeze in between “The World”… [More]
Dubai Builds Fashion Island - Isla Moda
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Warm 13,764 Clicks Pub: Jan 9, 08
Dubai Builds Fashion Island
Isla Moda
Dubai Infinity Holdings is doing it again. They have announced a mixed use development to establish Dubai as a global "fashion hub." Isla Moda will combine super style and ultra luxury to attract only… [More]
All Wonders of the World in Dubai - Pyramid, Taj Mahal and More in Falcon City of Wonders
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Warm 12,489 Clicks Pub: Jan 29, 08
All Wonders of the World in Dubai
Pyramid, Taj Mahal and More in Falcon City of Wonders
The biggest pyramid in the world will no longer be in Egypt; rather, it will be in Dubai. As part of a new project called Falcon City, Dubailand will be adding replicas of the world's wonders that will,… [More]
$25,000 Hotel Rooms - Atlantis The Palm Hotel in Dubai
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Warm 69,929 Clicks Pub: Sep 26, 08
$25,000 Hotel Rooms
Atlantis The Palm Hotel in Dubai
Defying the current credit crunch, people with mega-money are paying $25,000 per night to stay at the decadent Dubai hotel Atlantis The Palm. The $25,000-per-night 3-bedroom suites come complete with… [More]
50 Story Water Fountains - Dubai To Blow Water into the Desert Air
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Mild 12,276 Clicks Pub: Jul 5, 08
50 Story Water Fountains
Dubai To Blow Water into the Desert Air
Perhaps its time to declare Dubai Building Debauchery as dumb. The latest in “we want the biggest and we want it now” structure is a large fountain to be the centerpiece of the Downtown Burj project.… [More]
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