It is very hard to fathom that just 20 years ago, everything in this picture would've been empty sand from foreground till distant background.
Today, in this same spot, some of the tallest towers in the world now proudly stand, including The Tallest Of Them All, the almighty, the one and only, Burj Khalifa.
It never ceases to amaze me what was built here, in little time it took.
That colossal white beam of light to the right of Burj Khalifa is Dubai Fountain, 800 meters long hi-tech wonder of dancing music, water and light.
On the left, the majestic Sheikh Zayed Road, the pulsating vein of Dubai.