new icn messageflickr-free-ic3d pan white
Burj Al Arab Jumeirah | by lensnmatter
Back to photostream

Burj Al Arab Jumeirah

Burj Al Arab, or Tower of the Arabs located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is the third tallest hotel in the world; however, 39% of its total height is made up of non-occupiable space. Burj Al Arab stands on an artificial island 280 m from Jumeirah beach and is connected to the mainland by a private curving bridge. The shape of the structure is designed to mimic the sail of a ship. It has a helipad near the roof at a height of 210 m above ground.

5,679 views
62 faves
1 comment
Taken on December 31, 2015