Resources

Lonely Planet (www.lonelyplanet.com/united-arab-emirates) Destination information, hotel bookings, traveller forum and more.

Zomato (www.zomato.com) User-generated restaurant reviews around the UAE.

Explorer (www.askexplorer.com) Geared towards resident expats, with lots of practical info.

Time Out (www.timeoutdubai.com; www.timeoutabudhabi.com) Comprehensive listings of restaurants, bars, clubs and cultural events.