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Fish Round About, Dubai, UAE

Fish Round About, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Roundabout (Arabic: دوار السمك‎) is a roundabout in DubaiUnited Arab Emirates (UAE). The Fish Roundabout is located in eastern Dubai, in Deira. The roundabout lies at the intersection of route D 80 (Salahuddin Road) and Omar bin Khattab Road and is an important landmark in Deira. The roundabout comprises a central fish structure that also acts as a fountain. The structure is surrounded by palm treesand provides access to the localities of Al MuraqqabatAl Rigga and Al Muteena. Important landmarks near the roundabout include theClaridge HotelAl Maktoum Hospital and Al Ghurair City.

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

The sculpture is a work of art by an Iranian artist by the name of Mr. Mir Ismaili. He has studied Doctorate of Architecture from Paris and has several other sculptures crafted in roundabouts around France. (By Amir one of his students).\

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

Fish Round About @ night, Deira, Dubai, UAE. Photo:Oyesan.Dino.Magkasi

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fish_Roundabout

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