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Purobeach launches an urban oasis in Dubai

Purobeach launches an urban oasis in Dubai

This autumn, the iconic global brand Purobeach brings the ultimate lifestyle concept to the city of Dubai with its hotly anticipated opening at Conrad Dubai.

Corinthian Travel expects return of Iran Tourism by 2014

Corinthian Travel expects return of Iran Tourism by 2014

Hugh Fraser, Managing Director of North Africa and Middle East specialist Corinthian Travel is optimistic that tourism will return to Iran before the end of 2014.

Lent Pilgrimage to the Holy Land 2014

Lent Pilgrimage to the Holy Land 2014

Lightline Pilgrimages has created the ultimate pre-Easter Holy Week trip entitled ‘A Lent Pilgrimage to the Holy Land’.

Abu Dhabi's first Gary Rhodes restaurant opens at The St Regis Abu Dhabi

The St. Regis Abu Dhabi has opened Rhodes 44, the capital's first restaurant by the Michelin-starred celebrity chef Gary Rhodes.

A new family holiday in Oman

North Africa and Middle East specialist Corinthian Travel has a new family itinerary to Oman which combines soft adventure and discovering wildlife whilst enjoying the country’s stunning scenery and white sandy beaches on the edge of the Arabian Sea.

M&C opens first alcohol-free luxury hotel in Oman

Millennium & Copthorne Hotels continues to tap into the potential of the Sultanate of Oman with the announcement of its second hotel in the region.

Abu Dhabi's Volvo Ocean Race stopover to be Cowes of Arabia

Abu Dhabi's Volvo Ocean Race stopover to be Cowes of Arabia

Abu Dhabi's planned hosting of the Volvo Ocean Race 2014/15 could become the key sailing and community waterfront event of Arabia on the lines of the UK's highly successful Cowes Week regatta, according to Emirati Adil Khalid who will contest the global sailing race as a member of Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing.

The legendary Waldorf Astoria experience arrives in the UAE

The legendary Waldorf Astoria experience arrives in the UAE

Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Worldwide's luxury brand of landmark hotels, has announced the opening of Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah, the brand's first hotel in the UAE and the 25th addition to the global Waldorf Astoria portfolio of 25 hotels and resorts, globally.

Off the beaten track in in the United Arab Emirates

Off the beaten track in in the United Arab Emirates

Corinthian Travel, the Middle East and North Africa luxury specialist, has launched a new 11-day trip entitled Emirates Explorer, which gets right off the beaten track and includes travel through six of the UAE’s seven Sheikhdoms and the remote Omani province of Musandam.

Museum of Jordan opens in capital, Amman

Museum of Jordan opens in capital, Amman

The Museum of Jordan has opened in the country’s capital, Amman, housing over 2,000 artefacts from Jordanian history, including the Dead Sea Scrolls.

Race a rubber ducky for charity at Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi

Race a rubber ducky for charity at Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi

If there ever was a time to buy a rubber duck, this is it! Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi is hosting the year’s most fun charity event in collaboration with Make-A-Wish Foundation on September 21st at the waterpark’s Yadi Yas wave river.

Wizz Air launches 3 new Tel Aviv routes

Wizz Air, the low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, has announced 3 new routes from Ben Gurion International Airport.

Experience the latest addition to the UNESCO World Heritage list in Qatar

Experience the latest addition to the UNESCO World Heritage list in Qatar

Visitors to Qatar can now experience the largest archaeological site to be inducted into the UNESCO World Heritage List, the town of Al Zubarah.

Momentum builds as Abu Dhabi records best May yet

Momentum builds as Abu Dhabi records best May yet

Abu Dhabi's 146 hotels and hotel apartments delivered their best May on record, according to figures just released by Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi).

Soft Trekking in Oman

Soft Trekking in Oman

Corinthian Travel, the specialist luxury operator to the Middle East and North Africa, has a new trip entitled Soft Trekking in Oman.