Middle East

Modern day wonder: Israel's hotspot for migratory birds

Modern day wonder: Israel's hotspot for migratory birds

The Sea of Gallilee, where Christ reputedly walked on water, is today home to another miracle of sorts
Million-dollar safari: Would you pay up?

Million-dollar safari: Would you pay up?

How stressed out do you need to be to spend $1 million on a 111-day holiday?
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
Commercial flight refused entry to Iraq

Commercial flight refused entry to Iraq

Reports suggest flight refused entry to Baghdad because Iraqi minister's son left behind in Lebanon
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
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
Chasing dune-bashing highs in the UAE

Chasing dune-bashing highs in the UAE

If you think drag racing is extreme, try doing it uphill ... on sand
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
Israel's party city, Tel Aviv, turns its beachfront to gold

Israel's party city, Tel Aviv, turns its beachfront to gold

Bustling neighborhood has been dubbed the "Golden Kilometer" for its popularity and soaring prices
8 great Middle Eastern winter adventures

8 great Middle Eastern winter adventures

From mangrove-kayaking to sandboarding -- here's why outdoors addicts love winter in the Middle East
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