Dubai 2015 in pictures

A month by month roundup...

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The year 2015 is on the way out, and what a year it's been for our amazing city of Dubai. One of fun, achievements and tinged with sadness too. Here's the year that was, in Instagram pictures...


The New Year started off well...

Berhanu Lemi (Mens) and Mergia Aselefech (Womens) took first place in the Dubai Standard Chartered Marathon

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Dubai Camel Racing Season

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Dubai International Kite Festival: 'Visual poetry in motion'


Roger Federer wins the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships

A photo posted by MAATH ABDULLA (@ma3ath1) on

Dubai's Walk For Education – highlighting the challenge that many children in third world countries face a walk of 3km to get to school

A photo posted by Monique LA (@morticia1214) on

Dubai Food Festival


Every man, woman and child in Dubai fell in love with Ed Sheeran...

The Dubai World Cup

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One Direction graced us with their awesome presence

The Nissan Triathlon Festival

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Mark Ronson and Jessie Glynn were centre stage at DXBeach

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Wings For Life World Run – Running for those who can't

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June, July, August – things start to get quiet over the summer months...

Iftar meal during Ramadan

Dubai Desert Run

Boss-man Rich Fitzgerald has the idea for Lovin Dubai...

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Lovin Dubai is born

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Dubai Music Week kicked off

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Dubai lost someone dear

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Ice Warrior Challenge

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Take That perform two amazing gigs in Dubai

A video posted by Hollie (@mylifesfaves) on

Dubai Comedy Fest

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It rained in Dubai...

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Hipsters from around Dubai flocked to Sole DXB

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Rory Mcilroy during the European Tour at Jumeirah Golf Estate

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Dubai stands with Paris

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Last but not least – December

44 hot air balloons were released...

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44 Hawksbill Turtles released back in to the wild...

Ok it's Abu Dhabi not Dubai...but we couldn't miss out Blur at the F1

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The Dubai Rugby 7's

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Christmas in Dubai

And finally...Dubai got a new baby

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