Dubai is a shopping paradise through the year and during festivals the shopping bug becomes all the more powerful. Christmas is no exception and one has to step into some of the malls and marketplaces to get bombed by desirable festive concessions. Although Dubai is an Islamic state, the high numbers of emigrant workers present in Dubai from all over the world gives it a really westernized and multicultural outlook. Add to that the number of visitors that reach in December to get away from the cool winter and you’d find an honest enough reason to really celebrate Christmas in Dubai.
Though it may not be your typical white Christmas people in Dubai take great pains in making for the favored holiday of the year. From Christmas carols, trees and decorations to even artificial snow, the atmosphere is a truthfully magical one. The shopping malls and department stores really go to town with their decorations and seasonal deals making Christmas time the season to be cheerful.
Attractive events are planned for the visitors and different tasty delicacies attended with Christmas songs is on the list of nearly every hotel of the city. Most of the hotels also offer special Christmas lunch for the foodie lovers. Attractive festive reductions wait for you as you enter the malls for doing some Christmas shopping. Nearly every mall and shopping Centre likes Christmas by showing some of the best collections of the season. Wafi Mall is assuredly not to be missed when in Dubai during the festive season. The celebration is noticeable by a Santa’s grotto, Christmas songs and different discounts.
In fact, a Christmas in Dubai is a great opening to bring home priceless holiday keepsakes for a steal. Visitors can take their pick from the season’s best collections. With the world famous Dubai Shopping Festival scheduled to begin from 5th January, 2012, be rest certain that the shopping scene would be frantically gearing up for the festival and anyone spending Christmas in Dubai would get the full advantage of the show.