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Searching for the alternative Dubai


From skyscrapers to man-made islands, Dubai has become known for its larger-than-life developments.

But away from the tourist crowds it still offers many hidden treasures.

Fiona Foster went in search of the alternative Dubai, away from the shopping centres and top-end hotels.

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