Bur Dubai is the former center of Dubai before it became an oil empire.
Bur Dubai is the central area. Here you will find Zabil Park with the high Dubai Frame, where you can visit the Museum of History, and the Dubai Garden Glow, which hosts light shows. The pyramid-shaped WAFI mall features elegant boutiques, while Al Karama market sells items at discounted prices. Also on the territory of Bur Dubai is the historic Al Fahidi district with art galleries. Football matches and rock concerts are held at the Zabil Stadium. Local food outlets include international restaurants, Indian restaurants and Arab cafes.