Burj Al Arab
The Burj's graceful silhouette – meant to evoke the sail of a dhow (traditional wooden cargo vessel) – is to Dubai what the Eiffel Tower...
Wild Wadi Water Park
It's liquid thrills galore at Wild Wadi, where you can ride a water roller coaster, plunge down death-defying slides and bodysurf huge...
Right next to the Jumeirah Beach Hotel and with dreamy views of the Burj Al Arab, Sunset is Dubai's last surfing beach. Facilities are...
Despite the stratospheric tab, cocktails (Dh320 minimum spend) or afternoon tea (Dh565) on the 27th floor of the Burj Al Arab ranks high...
Grand Friday Brunch, Mina A' Salam
Three restaurants – Tortuga (Mexican), Al Muna (Arabic) and Zheng He’s (Chinese) – pull out all the stops at this epic brunch with...
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Al Mahara information
A lift posing as a submarine deposits you at a gold-leaf-clad tunnel spilling into Dubai's most extravagant restaurant whose name translates as 'oyster shell'. Tables orbit a circular floor-to-ceiling aquarium where clownfish flit and baby sharks dart as their sea bass and halibut cousins are being…devoured. Pretty surreal. Dress code and no children under 12 for dinner.