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Seeking out the best of Doha visiting with Kids

Seeking out the best of Doha visiting with Kids

Doha is a modern city with a desert backdrop, bringing with it an intriguing mix of surprising family-friendliness. The Qatari’s themselves have large …
Ultimate Yas Island Theme Parks Guide for 2020

Ultimate Yas Island Theme Parks Guide for 2020

Yas Island is definitely one of the most exciting parts of visiting Abu Dhabi for families – as well as thrill-seeking junkies and general theme …
How to do a Doha Stopover

How to do a Doha Stopover

Are you planning a flight with Qatar Airways but weighing up whether it’s worth doing a Doha stopover? What can you do in …
Does Abu Dhabi have all-inclusive resorts?

Does Abu Dhabi have all-inclusive resorts?

One thing you will find very thin on the ground in Abu Dhabi is an all-inclusive resort; it’s just not an accommodation model …
The Best Ras al Khaimah Family Resorts for 2020

The Best Ras al Khaimah Family Resorts for 2020

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 …
Kuwait Dress Code: What’s appropriate to wear?

Kuwait Dress Code: What’s appropriate to wear?

Kuwait is an Islamic country and as such, there is a strict standard of dress expected from tourists and resident expats, even if you …
Best Value Dubai Attraction Tickets in 2020

Best Value Dubai Attraction Tickets in 2020

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 …
Little Petra (Siq al-Barid) for little explorers in Jordan

Little Petra (Siq al-Barid) for little explorers in Jordan

Only 8kms west from the main Petra Visitor Centre is what can best be described as a miniature version of Petra! It is not …