Abra water taxis

At the heart of the old city lies the Creek, a wide saltwater inlet which divides the two main city-centre districts of Bur Dubai and Deira and provides a scenic thoroughfare for traditional wooden dhows, abras (water taxis) and the occasional ship. Advertisements

Deira City Centre

Deira City Centre – also called DCC between locals – is one of the larger shopping malls in Dubai. It is located in the old area of Dubai, Deira, and is easily accessible from the metro. The mall opened in 1995 but