At the heart of the old city lies the Creek, a wide saltwater inlet which divides the two main city-centre districts of Bur Dubai and Deira and provides a scenic thoroughfare for traditional wooden dhows, abras (water taxis) and the occasional ship. Continue reading
Even at $32,000, people are lining up to book Etihad Airways PJSC’s three-room suite between Abu Dhabi and New York. Continue reading
Qatar Airways was just named the Best Airline in the World for 2015 by leading aviation-consumer website Skytrax.
The Gulf-based carrier also took home gold for best airline in the Middle East and best business-class seat. The awards are based on votes by 18.9 million passengers across 110 countries, who judge airlines on everything from food to friendliness.
Situated in the heart of the desert and nestled in the dunes of Dubai, Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa is the ultimate luxury retreat. Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa has won the World Travel Award as the Middle East’s Leading Desert Resort the last three consecutive years.
Etihad Airways has retained its title as the Middle East’s Leading Airline for an incredible ninth consecutive year at the World Travel Awards. The United Arab Emirates’ flag-carrier was recognised during a red carpet awards presentation evening at the Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach in front of hundreds of Middle Eastern tourism leaders. Continue reading