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Top 10 Dubai by Sarah Monaghan, Lara Dunston

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Planning Your Trip

1. Passports & Visa

Complimentary 30-day visit visas are available on arrival at UAE airport immigration desks. Passports must be valid for 6 months from the date of entry to the UAE. Visas can be extended at the Department of Naturalisation and Residency (Tel: 04 398 0000, 02 398 1010).prac_infoVisa free; visa extension AED 620 for 30 days • www.dnrd.gov.ae

2. Insurance

While petty crime is extremely rare in the UAE, insurance covering loss of luggage and theft is always good to have, along with comprehensive health and dental insurance. Hospitals are very efficient, but the services are expensive.

3. When to Go

Winter is usually when Dubai ...

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