Dubai is a great place to start or end any trip to the Middle East. A mix of old and new, traditional Emirati and futuristic, desert and architectural masterpieces. It’s a beautiful, interesting and surreal place (literally a metropolis in the desert). We’ve found it to be a city that is very friendly toward female travelers. Check out this stunning time lapse created by photographer and time lapse specialist Rob Whitworth. And fuel your travel dreams.