In a city where bigger is better, it's only natural that Dubai's latest statement structure, Ain Dubai, is now the world's largest observation wheel.
It can be brutal in long-haul economy, but the generous space on Emirates' superjumbo makes it tolerable.
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Finding the way to "poor man's business class" on an Emirates flight
And any chance to lie flat on a long-haul flight is a pleasure.
Fifteen years ago, if I wanted to spend four days here I would have had to be a fish.