When visiting the Gulf it is worth taking time to explore the culture, heritage, art and local cuisine. We oer you a fascinating insight into Arab culture to discover the secrets of Arabia. Your tour begins with a visit to a heritage house, built in 1890 and owned by Sheikh Ahmed bin Dalmouk, Dubai’s most famous pearl merchant of the time. It is one of the best examples of a traditional Emirati family home. You will then walk to Al Ahmadia School, which was the rst school in the Emirate and played a key role in the history of education. Many members of the ruling family have studied there.