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Address: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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This attraction is at Dubai Airport
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Three hundred man-made islands in the shape of the world created as a real...

Three hundred man-made islands in the shape of the world created as a real estate venture.

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world islands!!

dubai always keeps doing something which no one can think of. islands shaped like countries and continents. you can own a private island with the shape of the country u like. the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2016
mitena
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Silkeborg, Danmark
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45 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

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Thank Maira990
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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203 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

dubai always keeps doing something which no one can think of. islands shaped like countries and continents. you can own a private island with the shape of the country u like. the superrich have bought but hardly anything has been built on it as yet. but definitely close to being a wonder of the world.

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Thank mitena
Isle of Wight, UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 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 haven't missed anything. At the moment it isn't a wonder its a whim and may... More 

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Thank Gardengel-IoW
London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

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

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Thank Caroline R
Mugnano di Napoli, Italy
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

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

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Thank Roberto M
Bahrain
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68 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

This is a spectacle to watch from the sky. One can easily understand the hard work, effort and efficiency employed into achieving this.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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802 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 337 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015 via mobile

This is one of the unique experience that you will love it The views are so magnificent The islands that forming the world map is so amazing The beach is so marvellous and charming

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Thank Hassan H
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

Sounds like a novel experience doesn't it? You've dived the Far East, Egypt and a few other places and you think The World Islands will be a conversation piece. Al Boom Diving run trips form the Sofitel on the East Crescent of the Palm every day, subject to a minimum of four persons. Al Boom run dive trips from lots... More 

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London
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

We went to the Lebanon Island (AKA The Island) to spend the day at the beach club and chill on the World. It was the worst experience I've ever had, and that's not an exaggeration. The island itself is pretty much empty apart from a few sun loungers a 'shacks'. It feels like it was but 20 years ago and... More 

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4 Thank Jack T
Dubai
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

i bought a voucher for a 2 way cruise to the island in the evening so we can have dinner there - it has been an awful experience - i was told we will leave dubai at 7pm so we can see the sun set on the way - at 7pm it was already dark - the organiser is called... More 

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