Burj Khalifa, Dubai, 2009 They are building tall there, under the sky's furnace.
To me the UAE were...
... over the top · painfully pretentious · 50°C · palms in the making · a lack of sidewalks · bling bling flashy · overrated · ever taller architecture · just a stopover.
What's it gonna be to you?
superlatives chased at every corner
Atlantis the Palm, Dubai, 2009
places / stories
Dubai / Dark Reality of a Playground for the Affluent – Drawing a Line
diverging gustoes or objective concern?
...the former fishing village wears but future on its amber desert-skin. But ever taller comes at a price beyond dollar bills...
of echoing pasts and future finesse
And places rich in history gave birth to places richer in riches. see more