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Dubai airport steals Heathrow’s crown

Screening checkpoints can be a big hassle, but Dubai International is promising to trim the experience to seconds.

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Dubai airport steals Heathrow’s crown
March 6 2015 at 12:03

Screening checkpoints can be a big hassle, but Dubai International is promising to trim the experience to seconds.

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Biblical city is modern home to all
February 13 2015 at 15:12

The remains of an ancient bathhouse prove that Nazareth was bustling even back in Jesus’ day...

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Dubai overtakes Heathrow
February 6 2015 at 16:25

Middle East airport is now ranked as world’s busiest.

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Tourism slowly revives Tripoli
January 30 2015 at 15:27

Lebanese and foreigners alike are slowly coming round to the charms of this ancient but conflict-fuelled city.

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For ‘true Arabia’, visit Oman
December 30 2014 at 06:54

From desert camping to luxury hotels, Oman is hoping to carve out a place on the global tourist track.

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Welcome to Bethlehem, mind the traffic
December 24 2014 at 12:17

It may be the biblical place of grottos and shepherds' fields, but Bethlehem is now a modern densely populated town.

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Explore a city while you wait
December 5 2014 at 14:14

For those making a stopover in Dubai, Myrtle Ryan checked out some options for making the best use of the time.

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A trip through time
November 26 2014 at 13:37

Israeli natural haven in Ein Hod nurtures artists.

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Dubai… more than just a stopover
November 12 2014 at 12:04

Duane Stacey explores all Dubai has to offer and gives some insight to those opting for more than the 96-hour visa.

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