It’s rare to find a city that can give you everything you need, and more, in just one weekend. Luckily, busy Miamians can travel to Dubai whenever they want once they book through Emirates, now flying daily, non-stop from Fort Lauderdale. Here, we show you the only way to spend two days in the City of Gold for a luxe trip you won't forget.
Friday Afternoon: Indulge in Post-Flight Drinks at Treehouse
Toast to the start of your journey at this playful retreat that aims to elevate the urban lounge experience. Guests can snack on light Mediterranean bites and sip on fresh cocktails all while soaking in views of the incredible Burj Khalifa and the surrounding skyline.
For the quintessential night out in Dubai, head to this noteworthy club that rivals Miami’s finest. N’Dulge Nightclub, an extravagant hotel-based lounge, offers a sizeable dance floor and an outdoor terrace stocked with VIP cabanas ideal for socializing late into the night.
Wake up with a hearty morning meal by heading over to any one of Baker & Spice’s locations. The award-winning food shop and restaurant serves familiar and totally delicious plates, including avocado toast, eggs Benedict, and buttermilk pancakes.
A city known for incredible shopping, Dubai boasts dreamy markets with plenty of souvenirs and presents to take home. Browse the Souk Madinat Jumeirah to pick up a few gifts for yourself and your friends before you head home the next day.
Saturday Night: Enjoy Indian Cuisine & Stunning City Views at Armani / Amal
Located in the impressive Burj Khalifa at the Armani Hotel, the stylish and splurge-worthy Armani / Amal not only serves up rave-worthy Indian dishes, but also sets the scene alongside the iconic Dubai Fountain—all under the Arabian night sky.
If you’re feeling a bit blue about leaving Dubai, take a quick trip to this desert oasis for a rejuvenating morning treatment. Their signature desert rose experience, fit for royalty, will leave you feeling soothed and rejuvenated before you hop back on your Emirates flight home. Pro tip: Ask for your treatment outdoors in one of their cabanas for a one-of-a-kind experience.