United Arab Emirates

7 deluxe reasons to visit Oman

7 deluxe reasons to visit Oman

From swanky island resorts to verdant desert mountains, the UAE's more subdued neighbor offers luxury experiences all of its own
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
First look at Dubai's new A380 concourse

First look at Dubai's new A380 concourse

Up to 20 of the Airbus superjumbos will be served at Dubai Airport's new extension. Here's what passengers will find inside
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
CNNGo in Dubai: The extravagant edition

CNNGo in Dubai: The extravagant edition

This month's CNNGo show goes glam with a tour around Dubai's extravagant gold markets and record-holding skyscrapers
Can the world grow enough jet fuel?

Can the world grow enough jet fuel?

KLM's recent 10-hour flight from Amsterdam to Aruba was the longest ever flight using biofuel
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
Meet the Dubai mall hotel: A marriage made in retail heaven
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Meet the Dubai mall hotel: A marriage made in retail heaven

Dubai is taking the shop-stay concept to new heights -- literally
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"
Ping pong bars and sideshow stars-- Dubai nightlife gets an edge
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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