From the Persian Gulf to the Dubai Desert, explore the United Arab Emirates with this week’s Around the World in a Lightbox. Here are a few of our favorite images from the Arabian Peninsula. To see the rest of the Around the World in a Lightbox: UAE, click here.

 Palm IslandsMarat Dupri

 Dubai MarketAguaviva

Burj Al Arabhainaultphoto

Interior of Burj Al Arabhainaultphoto

Dubai Deserthainaultphoto

Dubai Skyscrapers |  Philip Lange

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