Editor’s Note —
(CNN) — Holidaymakers tend to arrive at their destination in search of bargains. A discount on accommodation here, a modestly-priced restaurant there to keep costs under control.
Dubai also attracts visitors with a different approach and little interest in price tags – unless the bill is large enough to constitute an attraction in itself.
Dubai has developed a broad range of high-end attractions to cater for expensive tastes. We take a look at some of the VIP experiences on offer.
Buy your own island
The man-made World archipelago, Dubai
Make connections at The Capital Club
Drive your Ferrari into a nightclub
Splash on the auctions
Dubai-based Indian businessman Balwinder Sahani paid 33 million dirhams ($9 million) for a Dubai license plate.
Host a yacht party
Set up camp in the Royal Bridge Atlantis Suite
The Royal Bridge Suite at Atlantis, the Palm in Dubai spans nearly 10,000 square feet.
Courtesy of Atlantis The Palm Dubai