Dubai offers an unparalleled blend of modern living and rich culture, making it a fantastic place to call home.

Dubai’s ideal location:

Dubai having the fastest growing airport hub in the world. It is conveniently located between Europe, Asia, and Africa making it an incredibly attractive and accessible location. Even more conveniently, SISD is only a 15 minute drive to the airport. 

Safety in Dubai:

Dubai is renowned for its exceptional safety standards. The city consistently ranks among the safest in the world. With a low crime rate and strict law enforcement, residents and tourists alike can explore the city with peace of mind.  

Dubai’s multicultural environment has enriched my perspective. I’ve made friends from all over the world, and I feel at home here.

Isabella, SISD Student

Things to Do in Dubai:

Dubai offers an array of attractions that cater to all interests. Whether you’re an adventure seeker, a culture enthusiast, or a food lover, there’s something for everyone. Some of the top activities in Dubai include: 

  • Desert Safari: Explore the stunning desert landscapes, go dune bashing, and enjoy a traditional Arabian dinner under the stars. 
  • The Burj Khalifa: Visit the world’s tallest building and take in breathtaking views from the observation decks. 
  • Dubai Mall: Shop, dine, and enjoy entertainment at one of the world’s largest and most luxurious shopping malls. 
  • Dubai Creek: Discover the historical heart of Dubai with a ride on an abra (traditional boat). 
  • Beaches: Enjoy the sun, sea, and sand at pristine public and private beaches.  

This makes it the perfect place for teenagers to live as there is something for everyone to enjoy: from waterparks to theme parks, to hiking in the mountains and even cultural experiences.

Living in Dubai is an adventure every day. From the iconic skyline to the diverse food scene, there’s always something exciting happening.

James, SISD Student

Dubai as a cultural hub:

More than 80% of Dubai’s residents come from abroad, which means that in addition to exploring the vibrant UAE culture, students also have the chance to immerse themselves in a diverse array of other cultures. Being in the UAE offers students the chance to explore a multitude of different cultures without having to travel abroad. This exposure to various cultural backgrounds aids in cultivating in our students a profound sense of respect, tolerance, and understanding, all of which are indispensable attributes in the contemporary interconnected global landscape.  

Weather in Dubai:

Dubai boasts a desert climate, which means it’s sunny and warm throughout most of the year. Winters are pleasant, with temperatures ranging from 17°C to 30°C (63°F to 86°F), making it perfect for outdoor activities. Summers can be hot, with temperatures often exceeding 40°C (104°F), but many establishments are well-equipped with cooling systems. Dubai’s weather caters to a variety of lifestyles, from beachgoers to outdoor enthusiasts. 

The warm weather in Dubai is a dream come true for someone like me who loves outdoor sports. The city has everything to keep me active and entertained.

Elena, SISD Student
Dubai is a city that celebrates diversity, safety, and the pursuit of excitement. Whether you're considering moving here or already call Dubai home, you're in for a remarkable experience. Our students testify to the extraordinary aspects of living in Dubai, and we invite you to explore the possibilities this city has to offer.

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