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Hilton Garden Inn Ras Al Khaimah to open in Q2 2017

RAK National Hotels and Hilton Worldwide announced that Hilton’s first mid-market hotel in Ras Al Khaimah is scheduled to open by Q2 2017. The announcement was confirmed ahead of the 2016 Ras Al Khaimah Finance and Investment Forum (RAKFIF), which will take place on the 13th and 14th of December. Hilton Garden Inn Ras Al Khaimah is to ... Continue reading ›

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This is what Dubai’s biggest public park will look like

Could this be Dubai’s version of Central Park? Dubai Holding has just signed a deal with Dubai Municipality to develop the emirate’s biggest public park, which will span 1.43 million square metres when complete. That’s about the same size as Hyde Park in London. Located in Dubailand, the lush new park will increase public space in the city by ... Continue reading ›

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British rockers Status Quo are coming to Dubai

The rockers will shake up the ‘status quo’ at Dubai Opera… English rock band Status Quo are heading to town on October 27 to perform a gig at Dubai Opera. The band’s tour, Last Night of the Electrics, kicked off in 2016 and features Francis Rossi, Andy Bown, John “Rhino” Edwards, Leon Cave and Richie Malone. Sadly, guitarist and ... Continue reading ›

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You’ll soon be able to catch a Tesla taxi in Dubai

As you probably know already, Tesla founder and real-life Iron Man Elon Musk was in Dubai last month. This is the man behind the Hyperloop technology, the SpaceX falcon rocket and a solar-power city in California. After giving a speech in front of the Burj Khalifa, during which he looked up at the tallest tower in the ... Continue reading ›

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Dubai set to launch driverless flying cars this year

Yes, you read that correctly… Flying cars in Dubai. The world’s first test run of an autonomous aerial vehicle (AAV) capable of flying a human has been carried out. Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) made the exciting announcement on Monday 13th Feb, in collaboration with the Chinese EHANG company. Basically the AAV is a driverless flying ... Continue reading ›

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That Cereal Killer Cafe has now actually opened in Dubai…

Do you consider cocoa pops an essential food group? Read on… The wait is over, breakfast fans – Cereal Killer Cafe has finally opened in Dubai Mall. Cereal Killer is a London cafe concept that serves bowls of breakfast cereals for up to Dhs25 a pop. In Dubai the bowls of cereal cost between Dhs26 and Dhs31. You ... Continue reading ›

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You can now catch a traditional Abra down the Dubai Water Canal

You can now catch a traditional abra down the Dubai Water Canal – and that’s not the only way you can get around it… Keen to cruise down the new Dubai Water Canal on a traditional wooden abra? Well, you now can, as the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has just launched an abra service along the new ... Continue reading ›

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Little (and big) kids rejoice: Dubai is getting a LEGOLAND Hotel

A LEGOLAND hotel is coming to the UAE. What can we expect? Always wanted a castle-themed room when you were a kid? Was your wish never granted? Well, your childhood dreams could soon be realised – as a LEGOLAND Hotel is being built in Dubai. The Dubai hotel will feature 250 rooms when built and will be spread ... Continue reading ›

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The Dubai Duty Free Darts Masters returns this May

Who would have thought a round bit of corkboard and three small arrows could generate such excitement? The Dubai Duty Free Darts Masters is returning in May, and it will see Gary ‘Flying Scotsman’ Anderson defend his title against the best players in the world. The 36-year-old ended Michael van Gerwen’s three-year reign as the Dubai Duty Free ... Continue reading ›

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Eddie Izzard to perform at DXBLaughs festival in April

Comedian Eddie Izzard performs in Dubai as part of the first ever DXBLaughs comedy series on April 27. One of the world’s most famous comedians, Eddie Izzard, is bringing his Force Majeure tour to the Dubai World Trade Centre on Thursday April 27 as part of the launch for DXBLaughs. The inaugural comedy series, launched by Done Events, ... Continue reading ›