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SNOW AND ICE


Ski Dubai at Mall of the Emirates
Ski Dubai is a wintery wonderland boasting a 400m ski run with five multi-directional slopes, purpose built jumps and a snowboarding park.

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Al Sahra Equestrian Centre
horse and camel riding
Set amongst miles of glorious natural desert, these boutique stables give you the opportunity to have a true Arabian adventure. Whether you're a complete novice or the most experienced rider, enjoy the freedom, beauty and excitement of riding

Designed by Colin Montgomerie, the par 72 course is a lengthy 7,308 yards with inland links, generous landing areas and undulating greens. 18 holes

Skydive Dubai
sky diving
The Palm Drop Zone and The Desert Campus Drop Zone (SD2) offer you the chance to feel the rush of the free fall while being safely strapped to a professional instructor. Tandem jumps include a video + photos to remember

Skydive Dubai
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The Palm Drop Zone and The Desert Campus Drop Zone (SD2) offer you the chance to feel the rush of the free fall while being safely strapped to a professional instructor. Tandem jumps include a video + photos to remember the experience and show

Surf House Dubai is the place to be for like minded people with a respect for the water and love for the sport. Home to everything surfing and stand-up paddle related, you can learn to surf/SUP, get your gear, improve your surfing skills

RAGE Bowl
cycling and skating
The RAGE Bowl, at Dubai Mall has opened its doors to the public. This state-of-the-art indoor facility is the only skating arena of its kind in the UAE and is suitable for beginners to learn the basics and more experienced skaters

Flip Out Dubai
trampolining
Flip Out Dubai is home to the Middle East’s largest trampoline park that includes 3D wall runners, archery tag, dodgeball and paintball.

XDubai Skatepark
cycling and skating
Located on Kite Beach, XDubai’s Skatepark is the largest multi-faceted skating facility in the UAE, offering a central community hub for sport events and competitions

Scuba Diving
water sports
The UAE is surrounded by two bodies of water, both offering different diving experiences. Dubai is good for shipwrecks, which are home to Barracuda, Snappers and Jacks, with common

Designed by Ian Baker-Finch in association with Nicklaus Design, this challenging par 72 course uses a natural desert terrain with little landscaping

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Unveiled in February 2010, the Burj Khalifa stands 828 metres high - 320 metres taller than Taipei 101 which held the record since 2004. The Burj Khalifa currently holds seven records, including the highest occupied
The UAE is surrounded by two bodies of water, both offering different diving experiences. Dubai is good for shipwrecks, which are home to Barracuda, Snappers and Jacks, with common
Take a magic carpet ride across rolling red sand dunes, with an amazing bird's eye view of the untouched desert below.
Desert safari is a real 'must do' when your on holiday in Dubai.
Since its opening in December 1999, the Burj Al Arab has been one of the most photographed structures in the world. Sometimes referred to as "the world's most luxurious hotel
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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HAPPENINGS
Dubai Holding to develop the largest public park in Dubai as part of Dubai's position to lead a healthy and active lifestyle.
Truckers DXB came back to Emirates Golf Club last Saturday 11th February where the food truck movement started.
Etihad Museum is hosting its first exhibition on the UAE postal history until 30th April.
The fun continues at Dubai Marina Mall’s Outdoor Cinema with family-friendly films being screened each weekend until April.
The Roadery has a little something special up its apron at this year's Eat The World DXB.
Keep your cool as something’s coming straight from the urban streets of 1950’s America to the UAE. West Side Story will have its spectacular GCC premiere at Dubai Opera
The medicine called Flumox is not available nor allowed in Dubai and the UAE.
Construction on the 153-room Hotel Indigo in Dubai’s Sustainable City is set to begin.
Eat the World DXB, the UAE’s leading international street food and food truck event, will return to Downtown Dubai’s Burj Park from Thursday 23rd to
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.
According to Dubai Carbon, there’s money in that half-eaten club sandwich or leftover pizza now making its way into your kitchen dustbin.
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.
Kung Fu Yoga, Jackie Chan’s latest international blockbusters release today across the UAE cinemas.
Global Village has been ranked the number one brand in the Leisure and Entertainment category among consumers in the UAE
The winter weather offers a great time to visit Global Village, the largest seasonal cultural extravaganza in the region offering an amazing array of festivals, shopping and entertainment
Sia will headline the Dubai World Cup (DWC) at Meydan Racecourse on Saturday 25th March.
Adding to its already expansive close-encounter offering, Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo has another exhilarating underwater experience with the Shark Scooter. Akin to a personal miniature
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.
Emirates has confirmed the restriction of electronic devices on US-bound flights starting 25th March.
Individuals and organisations in the UAE have been invited to join the Emirates Wildlife Society-WWF (EWS-WWF) to support #EarthHourUAE.
Andy Murray became the first British champion at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships as he defeated Fernado Verdaso 6-3 6-2.
Al-Futtaim has announced the development of a new Dubai mall located in Jebel Ali that includes Dubai's second IKEA store.
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.
One of the UK’s most-loved traditions, the summer season of concerts known as BBC Proms, is coming to Dubai with a four-day festival of fine musical performances
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
UAE campaign encourages switch from bottled to tap water.
The new season of Abu Dhabi Classics at Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi brings a dynamic new season of classical and traditional music featuring world-class performers and orchestras
For many visitors, Dubai's healthcare system offers them an opportunity to get quick access to doctors and services.
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.
Passenger traffic at Dubai World Central witnessed a strong surge in 2016 climbing 85% according to the traffic report issued by Dubai Airports.
ew Order is proud to announce their first ever show in the Middle East, performing in the UAE on Friday 7th April.
The Omega Dubai Desert Classic is back. This PGA European Tour sanctioned event, featuring a $2.5 million prize pool, is held early every year at the Emirates Golf
The eighth edition of the Julius Baer Gold Cup is set to be one of the most glamorous sporting events of the year. Running from 18th February to 10th March at Al Habtoor
Grammy and three-time Academy Award-winning French composer, conductor and jazz pianist Michel Legrand is coming to Dubai Opera for one night only on 23rd February
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.
Get ready party people as the RedFestDXB music festival takes over Dubai Media City Amphitheatre on Thursday
Dubai Tourism has announced updates to the Desert Tour & Camp regulations.
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.
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
The Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council (UPC) has approved several projects for the fourth quarter of 2016/17 Development Plan in the UAE.
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.
Art Dubai has become one of the most globalised meeting points in the art world today, an essential gathering place for collectors, artists and art professionals from across
The Dubai skyline takes a leading, if ill-fated, role in the new teaser trailer for the environmental disaster flick Geostorm, starring Gerard Butler.
Steel Hammer is a spectacular music theatre that creatively explores the subject of human versus machine. The latest collaboration from composer Julia Wolfe
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has launched Dubai-Opoly, a new recreational game as part of its efforts to promote Dubai.
SpaceX plans to launch two paying passengers on a tourist trip around the moon next year.
Music legend Sir Tom Jones will be headlining the opening night of the Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival’s 15th anniversary celebration on 22nd February at the Dubai Media City
Andy Murray and Roger Federer are heading to Dubai next month to lead a stellar line-up for the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
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.
The who’s who of the equestrian world, the elite of Dubai’s society and tens of thousands of race goers will be donning their finery for the culmination of
Dubai Food Festival (DFF), Dubai’s annual citywide culinary celebration, will return to the city from 23rd February to 11th March bigger and better than ever
Don’t miss an amazing Valentine’s Day celebration with some of the UK’s best tribute bands - Abba Illusions and The UK Bee Gees. The stunning Events Arena of Jumeirah Beach Hotel is a breathtaking
The Red Bull Air Race kick off in style on Friday 10th and Saturday 11th February offering fans the perfect racing destination
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.
Sergio Garcia wins the Omega Dubai Desert Classic 2017 following four days of enthralling golf.
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced the operation of a traditional abra on the Dubai Water Canal.
The Camel Trek participants were overwhelmed by the hero’s welcome they received after successfully completing a journey in the desert of the UAE.
UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, Astro and Mickey Virtue return to Dubai Duty Free Stadium on Thursday 30th March. Tickets are on sale for Dhs 150 and the first
February is the month of love and we can point you in the right direction if you’re looking to plan a romantic surprise, or even thinking of popping the big
Madinat Theatre kicks off an exciting new season with a ten-day run of classic family musical, Aladdin.
We rounded up the top travel apps that will make every stage of your trip easier and more enjoyable. Bon voyage!
Dubai Tourism released its annual visitor figures showing Dubai attracted 14.9 million overnight visitors in 2016.
Good Morning Britain & Lorraine, ITV's Breakfast Shows, recently visited the Emirates Palace and local attractions in Abu Dhabi.
The Nokia 3310 is back with a revamped version as announced at the Mobile World Congress and will be available soon in the UAE.
Some of the world’s top female tennis players enjoyed the annual Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships WTA Players’ Party last night.
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).
IMG Worlds of Adventure has given its guests the chance to unlimited access the world’s largest indoor theme park 365 days a year.
Dubai International has announced that monthly passenger traffic numbers in January reached 8 million according to Dubai Airports.
Dubai has welcomed just over three million visitors over the first two months of 2017 according to Dubai Tourism
City Walk will transform into an ‘open air canvas’ for the world’s best 3D street artists to create stunning artworks during the Dubai Canvas 3D Art Festival 2017.
Emirates Airlines preview the enhanced verson of the signature Emirates A380 Onboard Lounge
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.
A couple was overwhelmed when Dubai officials welcomed them with gifts and flowers upon arrival at Dubai airport.
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.
For a unforgettable night of laughter check out the Montreux Comedy Festival, the biggest French-language comedy festival in the world bringing the most talented comedians
In the early days of the emirate’s history, pearl diving was a common way to earn a living. Without the help of tools or equipment, the divers had only their natural skills and abilities to
Expo 2020 Dubai will award 47 construction contracts worth Dhs 11 billion (3 billion USD) in 2017.
Emirates had to divert 60 of 194,000 flights in 2016 to save passengers who needed immediate medical care.
Passengers at Dubai International (DXB) were all smiles on Monday after they were treated during the International Day of Happiness.
Dubai Opera presents Madam Butterfly from Thursday 2nd to Saturday 4th March. Beautifully delivered with Puccini’s score and featuring the Flower Duet
Roger Federer and Andy Murray warms up on the beach in Burj Al Arab ahead of Dubai Tennis Championships.
The UAE’s favourite food, drink and music festival is celebrating its 10 year anniversary with the best ever line-up of chefs, 24 of the city’s hottest
There will be another record breaker in the making when the world's biggest dhow 'Jadaf' set to sail from Dubai this month.
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