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Top 15 things to do in and around Dubai

Dubai is a city known for its booming businesses, colorful nightlife and breathtaking buildings. This luxurious city sits smack in the middle of the Arabian Desert, surrounded on one side by dry sand and scorching sun, and on the other, the beautiful Persian Gulf with…
Kenny Monteith
July 16, 2018

Best hotel design: IHG lobby photos

Hotel lobbies have evolved from a simple area where you grab a room key into the building’s true social hub. They have become all-purpose spaces for business meetings, celebrations or a place to enjoy that perfect glass of vino. Step into a hotel lobby with a striking decor,…
Kenny Monteith
December 15, 2016

12 things to know before you arrive in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi is probably most known as a conservative cosmopolitan city. But despite its conservative, traditional culture, this capital of the United Arab Emirates offers luxury, desert safaris, exotic experiences and modern memories.
Kyle Coleman
October 31, 2016

Dubai: 12 festivals for every kind of traveler

Contrary to popular belief, there’s so much more to the city of Dubai than the biggest malls and the tallest buildings in the world. Full of surprises, Dubai shows its adventurous, creative, and even humorous side through its many festivals throughout the calendar year. Here’s…
Kyle Coleman
July 13, 2016

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