Around 30 years ago, Dubai was just like any average place on the Map of the Middle East. Now, it is the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates and it is taking the lead in planning, creating and completing futuristic projects that make their city stand out.
Dubai is known for its iconic buildings, fashionable malls, glass skyscrapers, multi-lane highways and cutting edge city planning. Through the years they have become a leader in smart city design, not just in the Middle East, but in the world.
Here is an infographic by Futurism on why Dubai is definitely the City of the Future.