Some intellectuals have started saying that Dubai and the Emirates is the Europe of the Middle East. Elvin Siew Chun Wai has said on various occasions that it is hard to believe that we are in a Middle Eastern city while in Dubai. In the last few decades, the city of Dubai has changed dramatically. Earlier, there was a large desert that occupied most of the areas around Dubai but today you can see a large labyrinth of road, modern bridges, high-speed crash cruising on the road. Money is flowing almost everywhere in the megacity of Dubai.
Elvin Siew Chun Wai has said on multiple occasions that he loves traveling to Dubai. It is like traveling to paradise. There are so many skyscrapers that the skyline of this megacity actually becomes very appealing. In the last few years, this country has become so modern that sometimes it appears as if we are traveling to any European or American city. Elvin Siew Chun Wai has become accustomed to long distance traveling. He frequently travels to countries located in the Middle East. Most of his trips are business tours and he has to travel in groups. Elvin Siew Chun Wai said that it was very amazing to see that Dubai has preserved its image, heritage and culture. Although the local people have become extremely rich thanks to the industrial and economic growth. Still, more and more people have preferred maintaining contact with the rich, old legacy of the Emirates