With views like these, it’s no wonder Dubai is frequented by some of our most famous faces. Here’s our list of the top 7 celebrities to visit Dubai in 2018.
Steven Gerrard enjoyed Dubai Sunshine
He was kind of there for work, and kind of not. Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard was in Dubai to host a live Q&A with fans.
But it wasn’t all official business. Gerrard had a haircut at Dubai salon Chaps & Co and posted photographs of himself spending time in the sunshine with his family.
If it’s good enough for a football legend, it’s good enough for us.
Jesy Nelson celebrated end of their season in Dubai
Jesy is one quarter of British girl band sensation little Mix. She was invited to Dubai by Tiki club Mahiki, to celebrate the end of their season.
She also spent some of her time soaking up the sun, sharing a whole host of photographs of herself sizzling in a bikini to her Instagram page.
That’s what Dubai is all about.
Three of the Backstreet Boys went to the world’s tallest restaurant in Dubai
Backstreet’s back, alright!
Three of the world famous boyband were recently spotted enjoying food in Dubai. Nick Carter, Howie D and Kevin Richardson were snapped scoffing delicious cuisine at At.Mosphere, a restaurant on the 122nd floor of the Burj Khalifa.
At.Mosphere is the world’s tallest restaurant. That means nobody else in the world was eating food at a higher altitude than the Backstreet Boys were on this night. Unless there were people on Everest. Or in a plane.
Biffy Clyro performed in Dubai
Everybody loves a bit of Biffy. They played the Hard Rock Cafe in April 2018 for the first time in their career.
Biffy Clyro are a Scottish rock band, best known for their hit single “Many Of Horrors”, which was covered by X-Factor winner Matt Cardle in 2011 and renamed “When We Collide.”
Tickets sold out in in just a few hours.
Gordon Ramsay owns a restaurant in Dubai!
Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay’s was in Dubai to cook beef wellington for fans at Bread St. Kitchen, but this isn’t the first time he has taken a trip to this luxurious UAE city. He actually owns the venue.
It’s mirrored on his hugely successful London based bar and restaurant of the same name.
He snapped a photograph of an impeccable view from his balcony and declared to all of Instagram that he was ‘so happy to be back’.
Mixing business with pleasure. We like it!
Alessandra Ambrosio holidayed in Dubai
Alessandra Ambrosio is a Brazilian model and actress, and a woman as beautiful as Dubai’s deserts are dry.
She recently enjoyed a break away from the professional photographs, but it seems she couldn’t stay away from the cameras.
Alessandra snapped photographs of herself eating dinner, riding a camel, and playing in the sand. If we looked like that, we’d take photographs of ourselves rolling around in the sand, too.
Floyd Mayweather visited Dubai earlier this year
Floyd Mayweather is a professional boxer turned professional boxing promoter. He’s unbeaten, boasting 49 fights and 49 wins, 26 of them through knockouts. His name is synonymous with quality, so it’s no surprise that he chose Dubai as his holiday destination in May 2018.
Floyd reportedly enjoyed a camel ride and a visit to the zoo during his trip. It seems Dubai is the perfect place to take a break if your life is full of people who punch other people for money.
Dubai for Celebrities
Dubai is celebrated for tourism attractions such as the Burj Khalifa (the world's tallest building) and huge luxury shopping malls that come complete with enormous aquariums and indoor ski slopes
It’s no secret that Dubai is a bit of a celebrity playground. Some celebrities have even bought a holiday home out here. From Hollywood royalty to British reality stars) and global sports champions, you never know who you’re going to come across down at The Dubai Mall.