Dubai is located southeast of the Persian Gulf on the Arabian Peninsula and is one of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates. It houses the largest population in the UAE and is considered the most moderate and progressive of all the emirates to be experienced on a Dubai vacation. Early archaeological findings in Dubai date back to around BC, however, the Sheikhdom of Dubai was not formally established until By the beginning of the 20th century, the area was an important trading hub and with the discovery of oil in , infrastructure began to expand. Just a few years later, in , Dubai became the second emirate to join the UAE.
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