The Official BBC Doctor Who site Have confirmed that filming for the next Doctor Who episode, Planet of The Dead, is taking place in Dubai at the moment.
"We rarely take Doctor Who abroad, We did visit Rome for Series Four's The Fires of Pompeii - which gave us some spectacular footage. The locations in Dubai are a perfect match for writer Russell T Davies's vision of the episode and we expect to film some incredible scenes while we are here." Reports Tracie Simpsons who is producing this episode.
Below you can view five pictures they have released from filming. You can also view them here.