The city that already houses the world's tallest building and world's most luxurious hotel is adding a new one to its slate: The world's largest indoor theme park.
The $1 billion project opens Wednesday in Dubai and it's the size of 28 football fields. Called IMG Worlds of Adventure, the park features rides with characters from Cartoon Network and Disney's Marvel universe, including Spider-man and the Hulk.
Governments across the Middle East are eyeing tourism to fight off plunging oil revenues. By the time Dubai hosts The World Expo in 2020, Dubai aims to attract 20 million visitors annually. Last year, 14 million visitors came, according to its Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing.