First The World, now The Universe
Master developer Nakheel has just announced another monster development offshore. Called The Universe it will be a cluster of islands designed on the shape of coral and will stretch from Palm Jumeirah to Port Rashid, running between The World and the mainland. When finished in 15 to 20 years it will be 3,000 hectares (about 6,500 acres) of land. Major residential, commercial and tourism projects are eventually planned for the development.