Rank: Top 1000
Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: United Arab Emirates
Best of: Islands
The World or The World Islands is an artificial archipelago of various small islands constructed in the rough shape of a world map. The World islands are composed mainly of sand dredged from Dubai's shallow coastal waters, and are one of several artificial island developments in Dubai.
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