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The World

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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  • Average25%
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  • Terrible9%
23 Mar 2017
“It simply shows you that without the proper planning Mother Nature takes back what was to be a great project!”
13 Nov 2016
“Amazing man-made project - though you can't visit and still unfinished!”
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
This attraction is at Dubai Airport
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes, Thomas from Syria has it right, what a disappointment The World is. The project is defunct now with the water eroding all the continents and the entire concept turning into a bust.

Thank RickMIusa
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The World Islands is a project a few kilometers off the Dubai shoreline. I had the opportunity to sail out to The World Islands in 2008 and it was very impressive at that time, but you could see then the sea was eroding the man-made...More

1  Thank ThomasfromDamascus
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Seen from above, the project seems to remain unfinished and even gradually disappearing in the sea again. Wonder if this ambitious plan will prove to be a bridge too far.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The Dubai World Islands are an amazing man-made project, though you can't freely visit, and they are still unfinished. I was lucky to fly straight overhead on a recent business trip, and whilst there isn't much to see, they are a spectacular feat of man-made...More

Thank 923Dan
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

It is really an amazing project which not completed yet in Dubai where those islands for world continents.

Thank Abdulmoez-Tahmaz
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

第一次來到杜拜機場轉機,覺得很棒。設備很好,空間寬敞、雖然無線網路很摳,只給一小時,但是還可以連Dubai international hotel free wifi,這就不會有時間限制!下次來杜拜,一定要入境去走走!

Thank guesswell
Reviewed 20 July 2016

the place is almost empty with only one beach club, almost nothing to see. Unless it is from an airplane, then the view is ok.

Thank Maira990
Reviewed 31 March 2016

You can only appreciate what is trying to be achieved here from the air, so if you get a glimpse from you flight on arrival count yourself lucky, if not wait till you leave. If you don't see it then don't beat yourself up you...More

2  Thank Gardengel-IoW
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Can only really see from the burj out to see. One of the Amazing engineering feat that has been achieved over in dubai

Thank Caroline R
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

I love emirets ...Venice to Dubai ....Dubai to dhaka ..so nice flight ...nice flight from venic to dubai

Thank Roberto M
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Interest: Elephant and tiger safari and surf Locations desired to go: Arugam Bay and Uda Walave National Park. Arrival date and time: 17th November at 10pm in Colombo International Airport. Departure time: 21st November at 4pm in Colombo International Airport. I would like to book a seat for a cheap trip to visit these places. First the 18th I want to stay in Uda Walawe National Park and then move to Arugam Bay the 19th and 20th. The 21st morning I want to go to the Colombo International Airport. I will travel alone. Anxiously awaiting your reply, Daniel
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