UAE Public Holidays & School Holidays 2019-2020

UAE Public Holidays & School Holidays 2019-2020

We hope you’ve all had a fabulous summer.  Now that schools are headed back, it’s time to whip your calendar out again …
The Best Ras al Khaimah Resorts

The Best Ras al Khaimah Resorts

With its mix between sea, city, mountains & desert there are plenty of holiday experiences you can enjoy in the Northern Emirate of Ras …
How to get from Muscat to Musandam

How to get from Muscat to Musandam

If you are looking to include Musandam on an Oman road trip (which you should!), there are several options to get you there that …
How to get from Dubai or Abu Dhabi to Al Ain

How to get from Dubai or Abu Dhabi to Al Ain

The Oasis City of Al Ain is the UAE’s historic centre and an easy day trip of weekender from the big cities of …
Best Luxury Desert Resorts in the UAE… with and without kids!

Best Luxury Desert Resorts in the UAE… with and without kids!

Finding opulence, relaxation and family fun in the UAE Desert – our 7 Favourite UAE Desert Resorts Looking for a break from the beaches of Dubai?  …
Best Value Dubai Attraction Tickets

Best Value Dubai Attraction Tickets

With an overwhelming choice of tourist attractions in Dubai, which will be top of your list? And where can you get hold of the …
When is the best time to visit Jordan?

When is the best time to visit Jordan?

Unlike many other parts of the Middle East, Jordan experiences four distinct seasons, and has many sub-climates that visitors need to be aware of. …
Dubai to Musandam Road Trip Planner

Dubai to Musandam Road Trip Planner

Looking at spending a weekend in Musandam, or breaking up a trip to Dubai with a short break in the mountains? Here’s exactly …
What should I wear visiting Doha, Qatar?

What should I wear visiting Doha, Qatar?

Although not as conservative as some countries in the Middle East region, Qatar is an Islamic country and there are dress standards that tourists …
Where is Abu Dhabi? Abu Dhabi facts for first-timers

Where is Abu Dhabi? Abu Dhabi facts for first-timers

Helping you located Abu Dhabi on a map, how to differentiate it from Dubai and uncovering the truth behind one of the wealthiest cities …
What to wear in Oman; Dresscode for women, men & children

What to wear in Oman; Dresscode for women, men & children

Understanding the cultural etiquettes and how best to dress for the weather and attractions when visiting Oman. If this is your first visit to …
How to prepare for desert driving

How to prepare for desert driving

Hands up who can profess to actually know anything about their car, other than how to drive it? This was pretty much me, until …