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5 days ago
The sweet sounds of Abu Dhabi
The sweet sounds of Abu Dhabi

With its cosmopolitan expat population and a range of quirky venues, Abu Dhabi is the place to party.

20 days ago
Pillars of wisdom in Jordan
Pillars of wisdom in Jordan

Brendan Seery figures out how to float in the Dead Sea, enjoys Bedouin hospitality and finds out why people would fight over a barren desert.

26 days ago
Restoration work begins on Christ’s tomb
Restoration work begins on Christ’s tomb

A major restoration project has begun at the shrine inside Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre.

48 days ago
Super-skyscraper planned for Dubai
Super-skyscraper planned for Dubai

The world's tallest skyscraper will be the centrepiece of Dubai Creek Harbour, a new waterfront destination. [VIDEO].

51 days ago
Oman, it’s nothing like Dubai
Oman, it’s nothing like Dubai

This Persian Gulf country may be the anti-Dubai - and that's a good thing, writes Mimi Kirk.

54 days ago
Dubai wants you to camp in the desert
Dubai wants you to camp in the desert

Dubai Tourism unveiled new regulations for desert tours and camps, in a bid to further elevate the desert experience.

25 Apr '16, 5:00pm
Dubai eyes Hollywood-style resort complex
Dubai eyes Hollywood-style resort complex

'The parks will enhance the UAE position as the first family destination worldwide.'.

22 Apr '16, 5:00pm
Abu Dhabi pulls out the stops for new theme park
Abu Dhabi pulls out the stops for new theme park

Situated on Yas Island, the $1-billion development will include the only Warner Bros branded hotel alongside the immersive theme park.

19 Apr '16, 2:00pm
Israeli settlers roll out the welcome mat
Israeli settlers roll out the welcome mat

As holiday season approaches, Israeli settlers are opening a bold new front in their battle for legitimacy: tourism.

14 Apr '16, 5:00pm
XDubai, it’s not for the faint-hearted
XDubai, it’s not for the faint-hearted

In the air travel hub of Dubai, a new zip line phenomenon offers new a way to fly. Jon Gambrell puts his adventurous spirit to the test.

05 Apr '16, 2:00pm
Restoring ancient Palmyra
Restoring ancient Palmyra

Even as they were displaced, Syrians have worked to keep a detailed memory of the city alive.

28 Mar '16, 07:00am
Etihad places its bets on Abu Dhabi sunshine
Etihad places its bets on Abu Dhabi sunshine

Etihad Holidays has launched a new campaign promising 'guaranteed sunshine or your next holiday for free' to attract more UK visitors to Abu Dhabi.

18 Mar '16, 5:00pm
Travel like a local in Abu Dhabi
Travel like a local in Abu Dhabi

Grab a local and see the emirate from a fresh perspective.

07 Mar '16, 06:00am
Theme parks rise in Dubai desert
Theme parks rise in Dubai desert

Dubai Parks & Resorts will feature a Taj Mahal-inspired theatre, the interlocking plastic bricks of Legoland and movie-themed attractions. [VIDEO].

08 Feb '16, 5:00pm
Inside the city of the damned
Inside the city of the damned

It is only four years ago that the northern Syrian city of Aleppo was one of the most prosperous and beautiful in the Middle East.