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    Posted July 12, 2014 by
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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    Palm Atlantis, Dubai

    With its enviable location atop the crescent of Palm Island, Atlantis The Palm has redefined tourism in Dubai as the first integrated entertainment resort. Immerse yourself in this fun filled resort from water themed amusement at Aquaventure Waterpark the No.1 waterpark in the Middle East and Europe, underwater world of The Lost Chambers Aquarium with 65,000 marine animals, a 1.4km pristine beach, luxury boutiques, numerous dining choices and ShuiQi Spa and Fitness. All Suites at Atlantis, The Palm include Imperial Club Lounge access and additional benefits.

    The Palm was created using 7 million tons of rock, according to its developer Nakheel. The island also includes a curved breakwater using natural rock, intended to encourage the creation of a natural reef and provide habitats for sea life. In 2009, the Palm Jumeirah Monorail opened to the public. It's the first monorail in the Middle East, and connects the trunk of Palm Jumeirah and the Atlantis Aquaventure Station on the crescent and will ultimately connect the archipelago to the mainland.
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