Take a tour of Burj Al Arab in Dubai, United Arab Emirates – part of the World’s Greatest Attractions travel video series by GeoBeats. In the opulent city of Dubai, prime beach side space is coveted. The sail-shaped Burj Al Arab Hotel stands out from the shoreline. It is constructed on an artificial island that took three years to fortify. Burj Al Arab is among the tallest hotels in the world, at 321 meters of total height. Its atrium is a stunning 180 meters high.