Giant picture frame has been officially opened in Dubai, claiming to become one of the world’s best sights. It has been called by the The Guardian newspaper as “the biggest picture frame on the planet”.
The structure, resembling the shape of the frame measures 150 metres high and 93 metres wide. It is located in Zabeel Park.
The two towers of the Dubai Frame are connected by a 100 square metre bridge, which is observation deck, offering amassing panoramic view. Modern part of Dubai such as Emirates Towers and Burj Khalifa can be seen on one side of the glass walkways and from the other side, the older districts of the city such as Deira, Umm Harare and Karama can be viewed.
There is a museum on the ground floor, that demonstrates the history stages of Dubai development from fishing village to world known business and cultural center.
It is expected the Dubai Frame will attract nearly two million tourists annually.