Dubai is undoubtedly a shopper’s haven and you’re bound to get the best deals on anything from computers to attire. Here are some of the best shopping deals you can’t miss while in Dubai.

Dubai Shopping Festival

The Dubai Shopping Festival, also referred to as DSF, starts in January. Every retail outlet in every mall participates in this festival; offering some of the best discounts. The DSF also features entertainment such as carnivals, plays, etc.

Dubai Summer Surprises

Also known as DSS, this shopping festival was brought about to keep the residents and those visiting Dubai in the summer busy, occupied and entertained. The festival’s mascot, a big yellow worm marks the beginning of DSS, where all outlets participate in offering crazy discounts.

GITEX Shopper

For all your computer and other electronical needs, GITEX Shopper brings the best deals for these items.

Where to stay

If you intend on shopping ’till you drop, you’ll need a comfortable place to stay; with many 5 star resorts in Dubai, it can be hard to pick one, but options such as Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort are a favourite with many people.

Fritzjames Stephen is a travel writer, who writes content based on the myriad of experiences and indulgences that the world has to offer travellers across all walks of life. Google+