One of the wealthiest cities, Dubai was a barren desert! Before and after pictures will shock you!

No world tour list is ever complete without Dubai on it! The city has become such a synonym to a luxurious lifestyle now, that it is impossible to even imagine it was just a desert only a few decades ago! One of the wealthiest cities, Dubai owes its success to a real estate boom and oil mining. However, a major part of the city’s income now depends on travel and tourism. 

Here are some before and after images of Dubai that show the fast-paced progress that blessed the city!

Sheikh Zayed Road

Then

Credit: Pagal Parrot

Now

Credit: Instagram

 

Dubai Airport

Then

Credit: Pagal Parrot

Now

Credit: Instagram

 

Deira Clock Tower

Then

Credit: Pagal Parrot

Now

Credit: Instagram

Jumeira Beach Road

Then

Credit: Pagal Parrot

Now

Credit: Instagram

 

Markets in Dubai

Then

Credit: Pagal Parrot

Now

Credit: Instagram

 

 

 

 
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