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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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Warner Bros World will open in the UAE with 29 rides

Your eyes do not deceive you. Another theme park is coming to the UAE! As Dubai takes its theme park game from zero to 100 miles per hour, Abu Dhabi is following suit – Miral has just confirmed that Warner Bros. World will open in Abu Dhabi with 29 rides, shows and attractions. The world-class theme park ... 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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Louvre Abu Dhabi to open soon

The opening date for the Louvre Abu Dhabi ‘is expected to be announced soon’ officials say… Is Abu Dhabi about to get the news we’ve all been waiting for? A note from the museum via Twitter suggests that we will be hearing very good news, very soon….   So yes, the Louvre is expected to open sometime later this ... 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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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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Abu Dhabi is getting a new canal

Move over Dubai, Abu Dhabi is opening its very own canal next month. Located on Reem Island, the 2.4 kilometre canal will be based within the Shams development. Property developer Aldar has said that final testing is underway and the scheduled flooding of the canal will take place in early April. The canalscape, or area surrounding the water feature, ... 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 ›