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BARS AND PUBS

For the sports enthusiast, or those looking for a bit of normality, there are countless traditional bars and pubs scattered throughout Dubai.


Hard Rock Cafe
Measuring 2700sqm, Hard Rock Cafe Dubai can seat 350 guests, offers two Rock Shops, a stage for live performances, a private VIP function room, a separate lounge adjacent to the bar and an outdoor terrace


D&A
The newly refurbished restaurant and bar on the ground floor of the Jumeirah Beach hotel, is popular with British tourists looking for that home away from home. The outdoor split-level terrace gives


The Irish Village (IV)
The outdoor setting, authentic ambience and excellent food & beverage make The IV one of the top 10 attractions in Dubai. Concerts and international gigs are held on a regular basis and a trip down


Double Decker
The award winning English Pub at Al Murooj Rotana, is one of Dubai's most established venues. Serving classic pub specialties from the UK and a special selection of favourites from around


The Underground
The Underground Pub at the Habtoor Grand Beach Resort & Spa, resonates the vibrancy of Britain's culture with quirky décor mirroring the design of the London Underground, an extensive menu of


Rock Bottom Cafe
Located in the deluxe Regent Palace Hotel, the good-time bar is open 7 days till 3am. Be entertained by the best live-bands in Dubai pumping out your favourite classic hits and the DJ who'll


Belgian Beer Café
Dubai's original Belgian Beer Café is an authentic 1920s Belgium bistro experience. Old fashioned beer taps, imported memorabilia and antique floor tiles give the restaurant a warm, rural and lived

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Provocateur
clubs
Sitting in distinct contrast to the city’s existing nightlife, Provocateur Dubai is the first American nightlife brand to enter the UAE market. Well known for featuring headlining artists such as Calvin Harris

Societe is founded on the basis that real people want to play in a non-pretentious environment with great tunes and great service, and where everyone wears a smile. From the best music artists and contemporary vintage décor, to an

RIVA Beach Club
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Enjoy up to 50% off selected drinks and promotional deals every Sunday to Thursday, from 5pm to 8pm. Relax to smooth beats, beach-chic ambience and views of the stunning Dubai coastline while sipping sundowners on the

The club that has enchanted the world since 1967, continues the story with Pacha Ibiza Dubai, at the Souk Madinat Jumeirah. Set over three floors, The Main Room is open seven days a week with spectacular live shows and house music from the

Bahri Bar
lounges
Translated as 'Views of the Sea', Bahri Bar is the perfect spot to enjoy refreshing classic cocktails and breathtaking views of the Arabian Gulf. This bar serves delicious tapas and a wide range of

With impressive views of the city this chic venue has a dramatic ambience and is ideal for a light lunch during the day, while at night the mood shifts into a vibrant nightspot. Enjoy a range of premium beverages

Located underneath the Fairmont Hotel, the incredible circus atmosphere makes it incomparable to any other club experience. Enjoy live world-class circus performances including stilt walkers, midgets, contortionists, jugglers, drummers

Blends Lounge
lounges
The premium beverage lounge at The Address Dubai Marina is perfect for those who enjoy pairing the finest selected beverages with delicately prepared cuisines. Perfect for lunch, after work or just catching

Pure Sky Lounge & Dining is an idyllic rooftop lounge, bar and restaurant located on the 35th floor of Hilton Dubai, The Walk, JBR. Overlooking the Arabian Gulf, with two

FEATURED
The Dubai Fountain was designed by California-based WET, the creators of the Bellagio Fountain in Las Vegas, and is 275 metres long with five circles and two central arcs. Over
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Take a magic carpet ride across rolling red sand dunes, with an amazing bird's eye view of the untouched desert below.
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Desert safari is a real 'must do' when your on holiday in Dubai.
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HAPPENINGS
Dubai has welcomed just over three million visitors over the first two months of 2017 according to Dubai Tourism
Dubai Holding to develop the largest public park in Dubai as part of Dubai's position to lead a healthy and active lifestyle.
Construction on the 153-room Hotel Indigo in Dubai’s Sustainable City is set to begin.
Some of the world’s top female tennis players enjoyed the annual Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships WTA Players’ Party last night.
Emirates has confirmed the restriction of electronic devices on US-bound flights starting 25th March.
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Abu Dhabi will host the 2019 Special Olympics World Games, the world's largest humanitarian and sporting event, to be held first time in the Middle East.
According to Dubai Carbon, there’s money in that half-eaten club sandwich or leftover pizza now making its way into your kitchen dustbin.
Emirates has announced on Wednesday that starting next month it would reduce flights to the US following the recent electronics ban and visa restrictions.
Emirates Airlines preview the enhanced verson of the signature Emirates A380 Onboard Lounge
Mountain bikers and hikers can enjoy two new trails in Hatta, Dubai with a total length of 12km.
The Emirates Mars Mission (EMM) is on track to launch the Hope spacecraft in July 2020 on its seven-month journey to the Red Planet.
Global Village has recorded an attendance of 5.6 million guests in Dubai this season.
Guests at Dubai Opera will soon be able to enjoy a spot of pre-show dining, with an on-site restaurant set to open this summer.
Dubai Airports has unleashed the world’s fastest free wi-fi connection 'WOW-Fi' at an airport to millions of passengers that travel through the airport.
Saudi dentist and humanitarian set a new record that added to her tally of world records, while crossing the Dubai Creek and the Dubai Water Canal.
Global Village has been ranked the number one brand in the Leisure and Entertainment category among consumers in the UAE
Rhythm On The River aims to get you toe-tapping and clapping with live entertainment. The highlight will be the floating stage on the river, with none other than Michael Jackson’s double paying
The Dubai skyline takes a leading, if ill-fated, role in the new teaser trailer for the environmental disaster flick Geostorm, starring Gerard Butler.
UAE campaign encourages switch from bottled to tap water.
California electric automaker Tesla is plugging into the UAE electricity grid with an investment of tens of millions of dollars to support the arrival of its new cars by summer.
Dubai is the only Middle Eastern city to be ranked in the top 10 list of global cities with maximum hotel rooms, according to the Insider Money report.
Passengers at Dubai International (DXB) were all smiles on Monday after they were treated during the International Day of Happiness.
History comes alive at Saruq Al-Hadid Museum where locally unearthed artefacts are displayed that evidence Dubai’s role as a hub for trade and civilisation in the Arabian Peninsula
DXBeach, the ultimate day to night beach party, makes a welcome return to Zero Gravity on Friday 14th April. Featuring an all-star line up with Brit Award
Expo 2020 Dubai unveiled the last major design in Al Wasl Plaza, an open space that combines design, technology and dome trellis with huge projection.
A convoy of electric vehicles set out on a 700km long road trip through the UAE to mark the start of the first Emirates Electric Vehicle Road Trip (Emirates EVRT).
For many visitors, Dubai's healthcare system offers them an opportunity to get quick access to doctors and services.
The Dubai Polo Gold Cup concludes with the fifth and final tournament of the series, the Dubai Cup. Take a picnic to enjoy on the sidelines of the polo field or if
Andy Murray became the first British champion at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships as he defeated Fernado Verdaso 6-3 6-2.
Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, has opened an exhibition dedicated to the
Sharjah-based Omran Properties will launch three real-estate projects in Sharjah worth Dhs 2.47 billion.
Dubai International has retained its title as the world’s number one airport for international passengers after near record numbers in 2016 according to Dubai Airports.
There will be another record breaker in the making when the world's biggest dhow 'Jadaf' set to sail from Dubai this month.
Al-Futtaim has announced the development of a new Dubai mall located in Jebel Ali that includes Dubai's second IKEA store.
The 2017 Dubai Latin Fest is bringing Grammy artists to Dubai Media City Amphitheatrefrom Thursday 13th to Saturday 15th April. Popular Salsa band
The Camel Trek participants were overwhelmed by the hero’s welcome they received after successfully completing a journey in the desert of the UAE.
A couple was overwhelmed when Dubai officials welcomed them with gifts and flowers upon arrival at Dubai airport.
Dubai Airports will introduce a new baggage rule to help improve service, reduce the risk of mishandlings and enhance the performance of its check-in and baggage operation.
The Arabian Travel Market is a trade show for professionals to get the latest updates and trends in the industry. This year’s event features a focus on travel
World Art Dubai returns for a third edition with artists from five continents and over 150 international galleries coming to Dubai World Trade Centre from
The medicine called Flumox is not available nor allowed in Dubai and the UAE.
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has launched Dubai-Opoly, a new recreational game as part of its efforts to promote Dubai.
Good Morning Britain & Lorraine, ITV's Breakfast Shows, recently visited the Emirates Palace and local attractions in Abu Dhabi.
New Order announces their first ever show in the Middle East performing at Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium on Friday 7th April.
The Nokia 3310 is back with a revamped version as announced at the Mobile World Congress and will be available soon in the UAE.
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced the operation of a traditional abra on the Dubai Water Canal.
Dubai Tourism released its annual visitor figures showing Dubai attracted 14.9 million overnight visitors in 2016.
Arrogate of Saudi Arabia has won the USD 10 million (Dhs 36.7m) Dubai World Cup at Meydan Racecourse edging out Gun Runner of the US.
Passenger traffic at Dubai World Central witnessed a strong surge in 2016 climbing 85% according to the traffic report issued by Dubai Airports.
Dubai Tourism has announced updates to the Desert Tour & Camp regulations.
Marcel Kittel was a proud man on Saturday after defending his Dubai Tour title with another majestic sprint finish on the fifth and final stage.
If you have never been to a camel race before, saddle up for a fun day out for the whole family. The tournament is one of the highlights of
Ras Al Khaimah has welcomed health and fitness enthusiast Nicholas Watson, along with six fellow cyclists to the emirate during their mission to raise awareness.
Etihad Museum is hosting its first exhibition on the UAE postal history until 30th April.
Expo 2020 Dubai will award 47 construction contracts worth Dhs 11 billion (3 billion USD) in 2017.
Guinness World Records has confirmed that the title for the ‘Largest Stencil’ has been broken for the very first time in Dubai.
Alia Ali, an artist with a heritage as colourful as her work, is influenced by Yemeni, Bosnian, American and Austrian cultures. The People of Pattern exhibition is her latest
SpaceX plans to launch two paying passengers on a tourist trip around the moon next year.
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) and Uber have announced the trial of an economy offering 'uberX' that will provide customers in Dubai safe and affordable rides.
Dubai Municipality will start its activities as part of the 37th UAE Plantation Week celebrations with the opening of Al Warqa 3 Park and other new parks.
Expo 2020 Dubai launched a search for producers of authentic Emirati and regional products including dates, Arabian coffee and sweets, chocolate and spices.
Dubai International has announced that monthly passenger traffic numbers in January reached 8 million according to Dubai Airports.
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Emirates had to divert 60 of 194,000 flights in 2016 to save passengers who needed immediate medical care.
Burj Khalifa Annex is hosting the Designing 007: Fifty Years of Bond Style exhibition that presents the design and style of the James Bond franchise and the craft behind
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Dubai is well known for always looking towards the future, but a new museum in the Emirate gives visitors a deeper look into the UAE’s past
The Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council (UPC) has approved several projects for the fourth quarter of 2016/17 Development Plan in the UAE.
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