The world’s largest shopping centre, Dubai Mall is much more than the sum of its 1200 stores: it’s a veritable family entertainment...
Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo
Dubai Mall’s most mesmerising sight is this gargantuan aquarium where 33,000 beasties flit and dart amid artificial coral and behind the...
Call it impressive or call it preposterous, there’s no denying that the Burj Khalifa is a ground-breaking feat of architecture and...
You’ll feel quite Piccadilly at this boozy, boisterous bi-level pub that’s decked out in a London transport theme. Drinks promotions,...
Emporio Armani Caffé
This outpost of the Armani empire offers the best example of Dubai’s mall food revolution, and is fittingly surrounded by designer...
Emaar Blvd · interesting places nearby
If you’re new to Middle Eastern food, the bountiful and beautifully displayed buffet in this bright and airy restaurant would be a good place to start a culinary investigation. You may be tempted to make an entire meal from the mezze alone, but that would mean missing the hot dishes and freshly baked breads emerging nonstop from the open kitchen. The curious name means ‘mint’ in Arabic and is pronounced ‘na-na’. Reservations recommended.