Dubairesidentsknow a lot aboutthings, and the authorities in every wayresidentsindulgein this. There are alreadythe largest and mostterriblewater slidein the world.And in the futureshould appearin Dubai‘s largest underwaterpark. Designersof “Avatar”will createan underwater cityin the Emirates
The new attractionwill be called thePearl of Dubai («Pearl of Dubai“) and stretchedin the shallow waternearthe famousartificialislandof the archipelagoWorld. The developer of theproject will be theLos Angeles-basedcompanyReef Worlds,which is engaged inresettlementareas forunderwaterdiving and snorkeling. Reef Worldsdesignersworked onthe visual componentof such filmsas“Avatar” and “Pirates of the Caribbean” and the inspiration forthe most “Pearls of Dubai” will serve as afamousmythicalAtlantis.Design, reminiscent of the remains ofthe ancient city,will takeabout 2 hectares ofunderwaterspace.The new attractionwill be designed fortourists of all ages: children will be ableto considerthe construction, swimming masks, and adults –engaged indiving.
This isnot the only“underwater” project, through which thegovernmentof Dubaiexpect to attracteven more visitors. Another similarattractionto becomea hotelThe Water Discus,consisting of twobuildingsreminiscent ofwheels: one islocatedabove the sea surface, and the second –in the water.The buildings will beinterconnectedcolumns andverticalshaftfor elevators. So thateveryone will be ableto spend the nighton the ocean floorin one of21 roomson the lowerlevel of the hotel. In addition,the hotel will bea restaurant, a spa, a diving center and evenan exotic garden. In short, thegovernmentof Dubaiwill do anythingto lureintheir cityasmore tourists– whetheron landor at sea.