Here’s Why the 2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is Perfect for Families

Here’s Why the 2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is Perfect for Families

  This month, on the 23rd to be precise, Abu Dhabi’s Formula One Grand Prix is taking over the Yas Marina Circuit, and we literally can’t wait nor afford to miss it!   The Grand Prix events are known to be every adult’s ultimate dream, but contrary to popular belief, it’s also perfect for families. […]

Boom’s Supersonic Planes Are the Closest Thing We Have to Teleporting

Boom’s Supersonic Planes Are the Closest Thing We Have to Teleporting

One day in the near future, people will be able to travel from Dubai to London in about four and a half hours — thanks to The Boom Supersonic. The founder of Boom, Blake Scholl, said at a press conference at the Dubai Airshow that the pilot test of the plane will be carried out next year […]

Princess Haya Just Opened a Center for Children with Special Needs

Princess Haya Just Opened a Center for Children with Special Needs

Princess Haya bint Hussein, daughter of King Hussein of Jordan and wife of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, just opened the High Hopes Pediatric Therapy Center — a fully integrated facility for children with moderate to complex special needs. The facility was developed by Majid and Lynn Jafar, who also funded the Center.     The […]

Robots Have Begun to Replace Humans in Dubai

Robots Have Begun to Replace Humans in Dubai

By Reem Tolba

  With Sophia being the first Saudi robot citizen, the Artificial Intelligence game has become stronger in the region. DEWA, Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, just also just revealed that it has hired five robots as customer service staff.   It was reported that Dubai have hired the robots in order to fulfill its objective […]

This Arab City Just Made It on Top 10 Most Visited Cities in the World

This Arab City Just Made It on Top 10 Most Visited Cities in the World

This week, Euromonitor International’s highly anticipated “Top 100 City Destinations Ranking” was presented at the World Travel Market event in London. This year’s report incorporates WTM Global Travel Trends to give further insight on how city destinations are at the forefront of tourism growth and innovation, and how travel trends are born out of the opportunities and challenges […]

Why Are David Beckham and Diego Maradona in Dubai?

Why Are David Beckham and Diego Maradona in Dubai?

By Reem Tolba

  Last weekend, David Beckham (AKA football legend and fine specimen of a human being) flew in for an event at City Walk in Dubai. Naturally, his existence got us curious as to why he is here.   Ever since 2005, Beckham has been a Goodwill Ambassador for the UNICEF. After wearing our Detective Conan […]

Everything You Need to Know About the Water Sports Center Opening near Burj Al Arab

Everything You Need to Know About the Water Sports Center Opening near Burj Al Arab

By Reem Tolba

  The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) just launched two marine leisure centers near Burj Al Arab (because why not?). One will open off the coast of the Palm Jumeirah, but most excitingly, the latter will be located close to the front of Burj Al Arab, near the Dubai Canal.   The marina will be […]

Louvre Abu Dhabi’s Opening Day Tickets Just Sold out, but There’s Still a Way to Get One

Louvre Abu Dhabi’s Opening Day Tickets Just Sold out, but There’s Still a Way to Get One

The opening of Louvre Abu Dhabi is set to be a grand affair with four days of celebrations, Gulf News reported. These festivities will begin soon after the museum opens to the public on November 11.     An eclectic group of French world music artists are coming to Abu Dhabi to celebrate the opening […]

Shébani: The Dubai-Based Iraqi Singer You Seriously Need to Check Out

Shébani: The Dubai-Based Iraqi Singer You Seriously Need to Check Out

  If Lana Del Rey had a secret Arab lover, Shébani would definitely be their lovechild. The 26-year-old songstress has been turning heads with her soulful voice and neo-R&B vibes.   With her releasing a music video for her latest single Scylla, and been announced as one of the acts for Sole DXB 2017’s lineup, […]

The World’s 3rd Largest Book Fair Is Coming to the Middle East, and It’s Open to Everyone

The World’s 3rd Largest Book Fair Is Coming to the Middle East, and It’s Open to Everyone

Bookworms in Sharjah, rejoice! The city is set to welcome the world’s third largest book fair on November 11, according to Gulf News.     With over 1.5 million books from 1,650 publishers across 60 countries, the fair is held under the patronage of His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, who is […]