30 surprising things you will only see in Dubai

Some of the most bizarre things that make Dubai a unique city

Helipad tennis court

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Situated 211 meters high and covers a surface area of 415 square meters, this tennis court was set up on the helipad of the Burj Al Arab, the seventh-tallest hotel in the world. In February 2005, the luxury hotel hosted Andre Agassi and Roger Federer to play a match on the helipad tennis court before the pair headed to the $1 million Dubai Duty Free Men’s Open.