Daredevil Dubai: top adventure sports
It might be tempting to spend your Dubai break sprawled on a sun lounger, but this corner of the world is packed with high-octane, adrenaline-charged activities...
Places in United Arab Emirates
Passengers arriving by air are transfixed by the view: futuristic skyscrapers flanked by a glittering coastline and surrounded by endless desert. Beyond the City Travel beyond Dubai to experience another world altogether as a skyscraper skyline is replaced by a more traditional desertscape. Abu Dhabi is a fascinating and easily accessible destination to the south.
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Dubai's hottest new nightlife
From glamorous bars to off-the-hook clubs and a spread of fashionable restaurants, Dubai, as always, has a whole host of brand new nightlife openings...
Top tips for travelling during Ramadan
Ramadan Mubarak! The Islamic holy month of Ramadan runs from the end of June to the end of July this year – and if you're planning on travelling to a Muslim-majority region during this time, you’re in for an utterly f...
Top 10 ways to experience Dubai on a budget
With five-star hotels dominating the skyline and shopping driving the headlines, Dubai is a playground for the rich and famous. However, a sprinkling of local knowledge opens up plenty of budget-friendly experiences...
Top secret(s): the truths behind 10 of the world's great wonders
Ever visit an incredible site in some exotic land and wonder how it was built? The notice board just lists a few meaningless dates, or a guide rattles off a bunch of jargon-packed phrases, but you want the real dirt...