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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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Oman has the world’s highest sand dune: expert

The world’s highest sand dune has been discovered in Oman at a height of 455 meters above sea level. Dr. Eid Al Yahya, A Saudi anthropological researcher and TV presenter, has revealed on a discovery trip that the world’s highest sand dune is at the Dhofar Governorate at the Ramlat Jadilah desert. It breaks the previous record ... Continue reading ›

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Oman ranked among top six locations for winter diving

Oman has been ranked as one of the top six destinations for diving enthusiasts during the winter months, by the Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI). The Sultanate has been placed alongside Spain’s Canary Islands, Malta, Mozambique, Jordan and Cape Verde, all figuring in a list of locations holidaymakers can head to in search of sun, sand ... 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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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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Ferrari World Abu Dhabi’s new thrill ride to open this month

Abu Dhabi: Turbo Track, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi's latest thrill ride, is set to open to visitors at the end of this month. The rollercoaster, which culminates 64m above Yas Island, will catapult guests vertically through the iconic red roof at a speed of 102km/h to reach - before plunging them back down at zero gravity. The top ... Continue reading ›

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New Oman Aquarium to open in 2018

Thirty-thousand marine animals – from small shrimps to large sharks – will find a home in the new Oman Aquarium in Palm Mall, Seeb, which is set to open in the first quarter of 2018. The 8,000 square metre aquarium will have 55 exhibit tanks. “The ocean tank will have 1.7million litres of seawater and will be stocked ... Continue reading ›

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The Experience by Reif Othman, a VIP dining concept

A customisable menu from the What’s On Award-winning chef. Is The Experience by Reif Othman on the money or off the mark? If you had to name a local chef who commands as much attention as other international culinary heavyweights, Reif Othman would be high up on that list. After leaving Zuma in 2015, he ventured on ... Continue reading ›

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‘Floating homes’ to be built in phase one of Marasi Business Bay on Dubai Canal

Dubai Properties has awarded a contract for work on the first phase of its Marasi Business Bay project on Dubai Canal. The company has appointed Finnish company Admares to build 10 "floating" water homes, two restaurants and a yacht club at the site, which will also contain 12 kilometres worth of boardwalk on the banks of the ... Continue reading ›