Bastakiya

Bastakiya

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Al Fahidi St., Dubai, , United Arab Emirates
Bastakiya Quarter Neighborhood in Dubai
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Great design, Family-friendly, Off the beaten path

This historic neighborhood was created in the 19th century by pearl traders from Bastak, Iran. Today, it's a rambling maze of galleries, boutique hotels, and restored homes with charming courtyards. Spend a leisurely afternoon admiring authentic Arabian architecture, and perusing the spices and locally designed ceramics.

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