United Arab Emirates

Dubai

Dubai

Dubai exudes luxury hotels and posh restaurants.
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
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
Beyond Muscat: 9 reasons to visit Oman

Beyond Muscat: 9 reasons to visit Oman

Yes there are the deserts, but this Gulf state also has fjords, mountains, canyons, waterfalls, incredible views and ancient castles
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
10 exciting attractions opening in 2015

10 exciting attractions opening in 2015

From the world's largest archeology museum to its biggest eco-park, 2015 is gearing up to be a great year for tourists
10 top destinations to visit in 2015

10 top destinations to visit in 2015

Global events, new attractions and anniversary celebrations will put these destinations on travel radars next year. Question is, which one(s) to visit?
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
Eyes to the sky: The 10 tallest skyscrapers of 2015

Eyes to the sky: The 10 tallest skyscrapers of 2015

It's been a major year for new skyscrapers in 2014, but what's in the pipeline for the year ahead?
'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
Could your next burger be camel meat?

Could your next burger be camel meat?

Upscale department stores already stock camel milk chocolate. It might not be long before camel burgers and hot dogs follow suit
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
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
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