Dubai is the most populous city of the United Arab Emirates and one of the fastest growing cities in the world. The famous Burj Al Arab, which broke the record for tallest freestanding hotel, is one of the symbols of Dubai. Other impressive structures are The Palm Islands and The World Islands. In Dubai Emirates Mall you can ski indoors while shopping, at an enormous ski area measuring 400 meters and using 6000 tons of snow. The city of Dubai is a major tourist and residential destination - eighty percent of Dubai residents are foreigners. There are no taxes on income and there are no personal taxes either.