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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
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
Ping pong bars and sideshow stars-- Dubai nightlife gets an edge

Ping pong bars and sideshow stars-- Dubai nightlife gets an edge

Dubai's latest leftfield entertainment venture is backed by Susan Sarandon -- but that's not even the most surprising thing about Dubai's nightlife
Camel-milk chocolate and other great Dubai souvenirs

Camel-milk chocolate and other great Dubai souvenirs

The shopping capital of the Middle East raises the keepsake stakes way above the Toblerone
Meet the boss of the world's most luxurious hotel

Meet the boss of the world's most luxurious hotel

With guests paying up to US$18,000 per night, Burj Al Arab GM Heinrich Morio loves his job -- just don't mention that "seven star" rating
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