The quaint Dubai Trolley (daily 5pm–1am; free) is the latest addition to the city’s ever-evolving transport network, travelling in a loop around Downtown Dubai, along Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard and beneath the Dubai Mall, with stops at locations including the Address Downtown Dubai, Manzil Downtown and Vida hotels. Running on tracks alongside the road, this is the world’s first hydrogen-powered, zero-emission street trolley tram – not that you’d ever guess it from the vehicle’s gorgeously antique appearance. It won’t, admittedly, get you anywhere you can’t reach on foot, but it offers a fun and free way of taking in the Downtown sights, and with excellent views from the breezy open-air upper deck en route.

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