I was in Dubai for work this week, and thankfully I had some time to see the city. It is very impressive to say the least.
I normally don't upload photos here, so here's a link to the Flickr set I put up
if you want to see them:
Despite all the bling and jaw-dropping moments, though, it is sobering to think how Dubai came to be like it is: The dark side of Dubai, by Johann Hari