- While some places in Europe and in the US are shoveling snow, you can relax on the beaches of Dubai in lovely 70 degree weather
- Winter shopping - Lively souqs (markets) filled with Persian rugs, gold and spices
- Festivals - the Dubai Shopping Festival is Jan 28-Feb 28 and from late November to February, Dubai is home to the Global Village, Dubai's most popular outdoor cultural entertainment and and shopping venue
- You can go skiing in Dubai's first indoor ski resort, complete with a ski lifts, a 'black' run, a kid's snowpark and a cafe serving up hot chocolate.
- Oh, and it's also the location of the newest Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol
*when booked and deposited by 2/28/11