The highest hotel in the world, JW Marriott Marquis was inaugurated on Wednesday in Dubai. It is 355 meters high and its design was inspired from the branch of a palm tree. It features 1.600 rooms and 14 restaurants. The staff from this lush hotel is composed of almost 1.000 employees that come from 67 different countries.
The inauguration of this hotel coincides with the arrival in Dubai of a delegation of the International Exhibitions Bureau which evaluated the cities aspiring to host EXPO 2020: Dubai, Izmir (Turkey), Yekaterinburg (Russia) and Sao Paulo (Brazil).