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In the opulent city of Dubai, prime beach side space is coveted.
The sail-shaped Burj Al Arab Hotel stands out from the shoreline.
It is constructed on an artificial island that took three years to fortify.
Burj Al Arab is among the tallest hotels in the world, at 321 meters of total height.
Its atrium is a stunning 180 meters high.
The stylish all-suite hotel has around 200 suites on 28 double-storey floors.
Restaurants and an observation deck complete the experience at this Dubai landmark.