Mall of the Emirates
Dubai’s most popular mall (and the second biggest after Dubai Mall) sprawls with acres of polished white marble. The curiosity of Ski...
Skiing in the desert? Puh-leeze! Where else but in Dubai? The city’s most incongruous attraction, Ski Dubai, is a faux winter wonderland...
Conveniently located for a post–Ski Dubai rubdown, Softtouch specialises in Ayurvedic oil-drip treatments as well as massages. The...
Dubai Community Theatre & Arts Centre
DUCTAC, as it’s known, is a thriving performance venue at the Mall of the Emirates that puts on all sorts of diversions, from classical...
Almaz by Momo
Though it lacks the celeb factor of Momo’s London flagship, high-energy Almaz draws party-hearty Emiratis who guzzle nonalcoholic...
Sheikh Zayed Rd · interesting places nearby
After four hours shopping at the Mall of the Emirates, a triple-berry cocktail becomes a very novel idea. The crowd at Après feels very expatty – loud and raucous – the polar opposite of what you see out the windows: Emiratis stumbling in the snow at Ski Dubai. Great chocolate-Cointreau fondue.