Abu Dhabi

Kid-friendly flying: Airline offers on-board nannies

Kid-friendly flying: Airline offers on-board nannies

Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways offers free "Flying Nannies" to tend to children on long flights
Coming soon: Best theme parks of the future

Coming soon: Best theme parks of the future

With so many awesome new attractions on the way, the next few years are going to be a roller coaster ride
Google hires camel for desert Street View

Google hires camel for desert Street View

Giant camera strapped to dromedary's hump captures Dubai allows 360-degree online exploration of Abu Dhabi's Liwa oasis.
Building the new Louvre

Building the new Louvre

The Abu Dhabi museum is one of many architectural mega-projects aimed at turning the desert into a cultural jewel
Inside Abu Dhabi's new super mall

Inside Abu Dhabi's new super mall

Abu Dhabi's futuristic 235,000 square meter Yas Mall plans to open its doors in November to 20 million visitors per year
The glitzy Middle East tents where Ramadan feasts get supersized

The glitzy Middle East tents where Ramadan feasts get supersized

It may be a time of fasting but in the United Arab Emirates the Muslim holy month can also be a time of indulgence
Abu Dhabi unveils plans for 'underground park'

Abu Dhabi unveils plans for 'underground park'

Parched desert landscape on top, lush green park beneath -- Al Fayah Park will give the U.A.E.'s capital "a sense of identity"
Etihad flight diverted by reported bathroom arsonist

Etihad flight diverted by reported bathroom arsonist

Flight EY461 from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi made an emergency landing in Jakarta on Monday due to fires
The UAE's most outrageous hotel suites

The UAE's most outrageous hotel suites

Lap pool in your bedroom, view of ski slopes and sharks … it’s all in a night’s stay in the UAE
Sir Bani Yas Island: Going wild in Arabia

Sir Bani Yas Island: Going wild in Arabia

The former royal playground turned exotic menagerie opens up to visitors
Photo tour: inside Abu Dhabi's most palatial suite

Photo tour: inside Abu Dhabi's most palatial suite

St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort's Royal Suite is the biggest in the U.A.E.
Rihanna's latest travel photo mishap in Abu Dhabi

Rihanna's latest travel photo mishap in Abu Dhabi

Covered-up singer strikes a pose in front of mosque, sparks ire
Quiz: Name these airports...

Quiz: Name these airports...

Sure, their designers would recognize them but can you spot these premier landing strips seen from space?
Gallery: Spectacular camel and falcon competition in Abu Dhabi showcases Bedouin culture

Gallery: Spectacular camel and falcon competition in Abu Dhabi showcases Bedouin culture

Al Dhafra heritage festival draws record turnout, awards millions of dollars worth of prizes
Game on: Etihad Airways to offer live inflight sports action

Game on: Etihad Airways to offer live inflight sports action

The Middle Eastern airline is adding eight live sports and news channels to its inflight entertainment systems. You'll never miss the big game again
Abu Dhabi Airport debuts futuristic sleeping pods

Abu Dhabi Airport debuts futuristic sleeping pods

GoSleep pods convert to beds and will store luggage and charge phones
Where's all the Emirati cuisine?

Where's all the Emirati cuisine?

Dubai and Abu Dhabi serve up great food from every corner of the globe -- except their own
Insider Guide: Best of Abu Dhabi

Insider Guide: Best of Abu Dhabi

Fancy a coffee with camel milk? Gold bar from a vending machine? The United Arab Emirates capital is here to please ... and amaze
10 reasons to love the Middle East

10 reasons to love the Middle East

You can buy gold bars from an ATM and make chewing gum a symbol of eternal love