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more oddee love.
seriously though, this place can't be real can it? it looks like some amazing sci-fi wonderland
Dubai is not that great. That said, it is heaps better than Doha, which is trying to rival it.
Dubai is the only place I have ever visited where the highways have 6 lanes, and the shopping malls have indoor ski slopes. With 'real' snow generators. But it is a pretty soul-less place, to put it mildly.
that it will all look horribly outdated in 100 years?
Fact: 'The World' complex represents every country. Except Israel.
but with hungry businessmen instead of mutants
despite 5000 years with no communication with the outside world the hydropolans have the richest economy on the earth mainly due to privatising the migratory routes of sea turtles and selling shark based products on the derivatives market.
But apparently it's "Douai".
Seems a bit risky though. What if no one comes? Also, that islands of the world thing is SO rubbish.
Skyscrapers and underwater hotels are awesome however.