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 […]

These Two Egyptian Brothers Swam Around Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah for a Great Cause

These Two Egyptian Brothers Swam Around Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah for a Great Cause

  Last weekend, brothers Sherif and Omar Saadawi — of Egyptian-Irish descent — swam around the Palm Jumeirah on Friday morning for four hours for a great cause.   The Saadawis started their journey at 5 am, going against all the odds (and jellyfishes) to raise funds and awareness about diabetes in memory of their […]

Here’s Why the Color of Dubai’s Sea Has Changed

Here’s Why the Color of Dubai’s Sea Has Changed

  Dubai’s Jumeirah Beach is one of most popular destinations in the region. Tourists and residents are known to up their tanning game there. So, when the color of the sea there started changing, many people started freaking out.   We here at Scoop Empire want to tell you that there’s nothing to worry about. Why, […]

These Pictures Will Really, Really Make You Want to Live in Dubai’s One Palm

These Pictures Will Really, Really Make You Want to Live in Dubai’s One Palm

  If Blair Waldorf and Selena van der Woodsen ever lived in the UAE, they’d definitely live in One Palm. What’s that, you say? Well, it’s that building in progress that you might’ve noticed on the trunk section of Palm Jumeirah island.       It has been reported that One Palm will be a […]

The UK’s Sahara Grill Has Opened Its Doors in Dubai, and It’s Here to Stay

The UK’s Sahara Grill Has Opened Its Doors in Dubai, and It’s Here to Stay

  The UK-based restaurant chain Sahara Grill has opened its doors in the heart of the glamorous city of Dubai, and we couldn’t be more happy. The restaurant is known  for serving the first halal steak in England, making it historic in a way.     As you enter the place you are welcomed by a magnificent […]

Dine-In Cinemas Are an Actual Thing at Palm Jumeirah, Dubai

Dine-In Cinemas Are an Actual Thing at Palm Jumeirah, Dubai

  How do you feel about dining out and going to the cinema at the same time? How awesome would that be? Sa7? Reel Cinemas at The Pointe, the Dh800 million waterfront dining and leisure destination on Palm Jumeirah, will offer you a new experience of both leisure activities at once – watching a movie on the big […]

Star Trek’s New Trailer Just Came out and Dubai Is in It

Star Trek’s New Trailer Just Came out and Dubai Is in It

(source: www.ign.com)   Trekkies in Dubai, you’ll definitely love this news. The third and latest Star Trek Beyond trailer has just been released and it features glimpses of Dubai. The movie’s cast were spotted filming in October 2015 at Burj Khalifa, and we can now see the results-ish…   According to Digital Production Middle East, […]