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Six outrageously opulent Dubai experiences

Six outrageously opulent Dubai experiences

The tallest, the biggest, the goldest. Nowhere does luxury like the UAE's largest city
New Dubai complex to break five world records

New Dubai complex to break five world records

Extravagant scheme includes world's tallest residential tower, highest restaurant and 360-degree observation deck, indoor ski slope and largest dancing fountain
Conquering Kilimanjaro with camels

Conquering Kilimanjaro with camels

What happens when ships of the desert sail up Africa's highest mountain?
10 most popular cities for travelers in 2015

10 most popular cities for travelers in 2015

Asia dominates the latest MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index but the world's favorite city is still in Europe
Shakespeare in the sands: Dubai's desert drama

Shakespeare in the sands: Dubai's desert drama

Staging theater in the UAE is a tough business, one man is trying to rewrite the script
Dubai with a difference: Travel posters satirize emirate's expats

Dubai with a difference: Travel posters satirize emirate's expats

Graphic artist Clare Napper's tongue-in-cheek advertisements gently mock expat life in UAE
The new world's busiest international airport is...

The new world's busiest international airport is...

London's Heathrow is no longer the world's busiest airport for international traffic
Spray-painting Dubai: Graffiti gang's Middle East art mission

Spray-painting Dubai: Graffiti gang's Middle East art mission

A new gallery wants to change the way street art is viewed among the pristine walls of the United Arab Emirates
'Can't slow me down': Paralyzed U.S. skydiver conquers Dubai's skies

'Can't slow me down': Paralyzed U.S. skydiver conquers Dubai's skies

Jarrett Martin was paralyzed when an aerial stunt went wrong. Now he's back in the air, and teaching others to jump
Retro sand safari: Doing Dubai’s deserts in style

Retro sand safari: Doing Dubai’s deserts in style

Luxury vintage Land Rover tours explore Bedouin backwaters without bashing up precious dunes
15 of the world's most spectacular fountains

15 of the world's most spectacular fountains

People never cease to find amazing ways to make water more incredible than it already is. Here are some powerful examples
Is Dubai the world's next big theme park destination?

Is Dubai the world's next big theme park destination?

Big brands like Legoland and Six Flags as well as the world's largest underwater park are set to make a splash in the UAE city
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
More cash for world's biggest airport project

More cash for world's biggest airport project

Dubai's appetite for construction continues with multi-billion dollar boost to Al Maktoum International Airport expansion
Animal attractions at Dubai shopping malls

Animal attractions at Dubai shopping malls

In the Middle East, animals in malls are not uncommon. Giant squid, crocodiles and lions are all on show for shoppers
16 incredible rooftop bars

16 incredible rooftop bars

Good cocktails combine with spectacular views across rivers, cityscapes and oceans at these bird-level drinkeries
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
City of Tomorrow: Dubai's super-saver skyscraper

City of Tomorrow: Dubai's super-saver skyscraper

CNN's Erin Burnett tours the world's tallest building and its smart, energy-saving technology
Dubai's desert racecourse to turn into a luxury mini-city

Dubai's desert racecourse to turn into a luxury mini-city

In preparation for the World Expo 2020, a high-end, mini-city is to be built around Meydan racecourse, home to the richest horse race in the world
Dubai gets trippy with Festival of Lights

Dubai gets trippy with Festival of Lights

The UAE city already famous for its glitz is looking particularly psychedelic this week
An exclusive peek inside The Dubai Mall

An exclusive peek inside The Dubai Mall

75 million visitors a year, plus other incredible facts about the world's biggest shopping center
9 unique Dubai restaurants

9 unique Dubai restaurants

From BBQ Donuts to the world’s highest restaurant to one of the simplest ... Dubai does unique as well as glitz
Beyond Dubai: 6 exotic escapes

Beyond Dubai: 6 exotic escapes

Retreats suitable for Bond villains, classic oases and ... fjords? These are the best short trips in the UAE
Freedivers take on deadly depths in UAE

Freedivers take on deadly depths in UAE

A growing number of young Emiratis are discovering with the ocean in an extreme way
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
Dubai blasts New Year's Eve record in fireworks blitz

Dubai blasts New Year's Eve record in fireworks blitz

The city's huge firework show certified as largest by Guinness World Records
Dubai thinks big with giant souk

Dubai thinks big with giant souk

Emirate to host World Expo 2020 in huge futuristic "marketplace" in desert