1001 Events

1001 Events is a full-fledged Destination Management Company covering the UAE and Oman region.

Qasr Al Hosn to open next year

Abu Dhabi’s oldest permanent structure will open its doors to the public next year. The news comes as restoration work on the historic fort in the middle of downtown Abu Dhabi is expected to be completed in 2018. In honour of the ...

Brilliant days out in Dubai

Lucky us for living in a city where entertaining experiences can be found at every turn. But with so much to see and do in Dubai, actually formulating a plan for our free time can be a mind-boggling experience. But ...

Want a sneak peek of Guggenheim Abu Dhabi? Head to Saadiyat

The Creative Act, a new exhibition of 25 pieces of modern art created by 18 international artists. The works will call Saadiyat Island home once the museum opens Residents can get a sneak peek at artwork that will be housed in ...

Oman Air launches daily Muscat-Manchester flight

Oman Air will start its new daily flight between Muscat and Manchester from May 1st, 2017; the latest move in the airline’s ambitious and dynamic programme of fleet and network expansion. The daily service from Oman Air will be operated by ...

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts steps foot in Oman

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, a Swiss-based chain, inked an agreement to operate its first property in Oman’s capital city, Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments Al Azaiba Muscat, the Swiss-based hotel chain announced on Thursday, March 23, 2017. The deal, signed with the ...

The Oberoi Beach Resort, Al Zorah opens in Ajman

The Oberoi Beach Resort, Al Zorah’s first waterfront hospitality project opens its doors to the world this week, making it the fifth five-star hotel in the emirate. Operated by Oberoi Hotels and Resorts, the 113-key Oberoi Beach Resort, Al Zorah, ...

23 outdoor adventures in the UAE

Land Hiking, climbing and motorised thrills   Camp like a Jedi Dramatic landscapes and adventure opportunities don’t come much more striking than the setting for the planet Jakku in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The scenes were filmed in the Abu Dhabi desert and ...

An architecture firm wants to build a hovering tower in Dubai

Could the world’s (or rather universe’s) craziest tower be built in Dubai? This is the most out-there concept we’ve seen in a while… It would be the world’s tallest tower (by a long shot). The only way to leave it would be ...

TRYP by Wyndham Dubai to open in summer

TRYP by Wyndham Dubai is set to open this summer with 650 hotel rooms including 25 of the brand’s signature fitness rooms, with exercise equipment for private workouts. The hotel will also offer an inviting, social lobby known as Plaza ...