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Will go you for a ride on a JetPad?

Will go you for a ride on a JetPad?

A UAE-based company takes personal watercraft to the next level. And no, the owners say it’s not another version of Jet Ski.

March 5, 2012 5:06
 

ADTA to promote ‘Golf in Abu Dhabi’

With Tiger Woods committing to an appearance in Aby Dhabi’s premier golf tournament next year, the Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority (ADTA) is running the ‘Golf in Abu Dhabi’ umbrella marketing initiative.

December 20, 2011 10:55
 

Rioters attack liquor stores in Iraqi Kurdistan

Rioters burned dozens of alcohol shops and damaged several hotels in Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdistan region after Friday prayers, prompting an attack a pro-Islamic party office, authorities and witnesses said on Saturday.

December 4, 2011 9:54
 
Timing is everything: rocky start for UAE cultural tour

Timing is everything: rocky start for UAE cultural tour

Earth Cultures is hoping UK tourists will finally opt for a more cultural vacation in Dubai this Ramadan. But nobody’s buying…yet.

June 19, 2011 1:57
 
Checkmate: Fairmont’s Abu Dhabi hotel is back on track, we think

Checkmate: Fairmont’s Abu Dhabi hotel is back on track, we think

Looks like Fairmont Hotels is finally on its next move toward opening its Abu Dhabi hotel. Let's hope their redesigns are worth the delays, considering the competition.

May 29, 2011 2:34
 
If it isn’t Precious Abu Dhabi…

If it isn’t Precious Abu Dhabi…

Just when everyone thought Dubai’s darling days were over, Fashion TV announces plans of its first ever Fashion Hotel complete with 30 channels of Fashion TV and 50,000 fashion DVDs.

May 22, 2011 2:34
 
Boon in times of turmoil for UAE’s tourism sector

Boon in times of turmoil for UAE’s tourism sector

GMR's Kathi Everden analyses the recession relapse in the region's tourism and the slightly unexpected impact it's had on the UAE's hospitality sector this year.

May 17, 2011 3:02
 
In Pictures: Designer Hotels

In Pictures: Designer Hotels

If you love fashion and all things designer related, Kipp guarantees you will enjoy clicking through this slideshow of hotel rooms designed by the crème de la crème of the fashion world.

May 2, 2011 12:32
 
We’re gonna need a bigger hotel…

We’re gonna need a bigger hotel…

International and local tourism is on the rise, prompting hoteliers to announce plans to open several new hotels in the UAE in the coming year.

January 18, 2011 4:47
 
Five-star thinking

Five-star thinking

In this age of affordability, how can luxury survive without selling out? Gaurav Sinha, managing director of Insignia branding agency, discusses how five-star hotels can maintain both occupancy and credibility.

June 10, 2010 5:32
 
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