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The best time to travel in Dubai

Despite its location at the gateway to the desert, Dubai is a city which has known how to adapt and it offers solutions against the heat (which is all year round).

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The best time to visit Dubai is between October and May. This way, you avoid the blistering summer heat. However, you should know that numerous tourist sites are heavily air-conditioned. So you can enjoy Dubai all year round, whether you're travelling by yourself or with your family.

Take a trip into the desert

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If you want to use your trip to Dubai to spend a few days in the desert, avoid summer: the heat is searing.

Go on a spending spree in the numerous shopping malls

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Don't worry, everything is air-conditioned in Dubai! You can even go skiing indoors when the temperatures exceed 40°C outside. By the way, don't forget to bring something to cover yourself with, as the air conditioning is sometimes a little strong...
Claire MATILLON
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Updated 26 October 2018
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