Don’t make these mistakes swimming in the Dead Sea!

Don’t make these mistakes swimming in the Dead Sea!

Experiencing the Dead Sea is one of those surreal travel experiences, and absolutely top of any Middle East bucket list – but how appropriate is …
Toddling around Dubai; Ultimate toddlers’ guide to Dubai

Toddling around Dubai; Ultimate toddlers’ guide to Dubai

Ever questioned whether you should visit Dubai with a toddler? We will state it outright, Dubai is a complete toddlers paradise! There is so …
Best Wadi Rum Desert Camps for Families

Best Wadi Rum Desert Camps for Families

When we speak to anyone about Jordan there’s a consensus that nothing beats the Lost City of Petra for the “wow factor”, but …
Classic 5 day Jordan Highlights Itinerary

Classic 5 day Jordan Highlights Itinerary

Jordan is one of the most unforgettable travel experiences you can share with your family. From the extremes of the Dead Sea to the …
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 …
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 …
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 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 …