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Lowdown: Dubai

There’s so much more to experience in Dubai than ultra-expensive hotels and… [READ]

Abu Dhabi

Shifting sands: Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, capital of the UAE, is stepping out of the shadow of its sister Dubai, says Halima Ali [READ]

Keizersgracht canal, Amsterdam.

Layover Cities

While often avoided, a layover can yield a quick, fun adventure in a new city, or at least provide respite between long-haul flights, says Duncan Forgan [READ]

Golden Pagoda, Myanmar (Burma)

Travel Hotspots: The Next Big Thing

Ben Lerwill puts the spotlight on destinations set to be on the tourist radar in the year ahead [READ]

Burj Khalifa, from downtown Dubai.

Gulf Greats

From stunning sky-high buildings to exploring epic desert dunes, Ben Lerwill offers a rundown of the Arabian Gulf’s top experiences[READ]

Premier lagoon bathroom

Anantara Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa, Dubai

On the East Crescent of Dubai’s iconic Palm Jumeirah, this Anantara-branded resort… [READ]

Muscat, Oman. Image: Getty

Dispatch: Oman

One of the Middle East’s safest but most beguiling destinations, Oman offers a warm and authentic introduction to Arabian culture, says Kieran Meeke[READ]

Tel Aviv Museum. Image: Israel Government Tourist Office

5 Minute Guide: Tel Aviv

With sweeping beaches, a cool cafe culture and beautiful architecture, Tel Avivians have perfected the art of living well, says Jeannine Williamson[READ]

Grand Canyon. Image: Getty

Wonders of the world

The list of the world’s wonders is continually growing and being reinterpreted but all are united by the awe they inspire in travelers, says Ben Lerwill[READ]

Cycling. Image: Getty

Pedal power: cycling holidays

With cycling growing in popularity among Americans, both home and abroad, Alex Coxon looks at how the industry is catering to demand[READ]

Dead Sea. Image: Corbis

Dispatch: Jordan

One of the Middle East’s safest and most captivating destinations, Duncan Forgan puts the spotlight on Jordan’s historical and natural wonders[READ]

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