3/17/2005

The $3 billion Emirates Palace, said to be the most expensive hotel ever built, has opened its doors to the public in Abu Dhabi. The lavish hotel, managed by upscale German hotelier Kempinski Hotels and Resorts, has less than 400 rooms, but an expansive 60 acres of interior space that includes nearly 150,000 cubic yards of imported marble.

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