Notes on the Geography of The U.A.E. (Dubai): Old Dubai: Photo 1
"Dubai stands on both sides of a creek, with a shallow and difficult entrance." So wrote J.G. Lorimer about a century ago in his immense Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf.... If the creek looks more substantial now, that's because it was dredged and broadened in the 1950s.
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