Middle East Travel Articles

One&Only Bahrain to Open Hakkasan Restaurant

One&Only Bahrain to Open Hakkasan Restaurant

Kerzner International Holdings Limited and Sevens Holding have announced a partnership with global hospitality leader, Hakkasan Group, to open a Hakkasan restaurant at the new One&Only resort opening in Seef, Bahrain.

VIDEO: Dubai in 24 Hours

VIDEO: Dubai in 24 Hours

See the world's tallest building, shop the world's biggest mall metropolis and get a taste of Arabian life in 24 hours. All you have to do is get off the plane.

FURIOUS 7 Film Locations in Abu Dhabi and How to Find Them

FURIOUS 7 Film Locations in Abu Dhabi and How to Find Them

As Furious 7 is debuting on Blu-ray & DVD September 15 and many of the most iconic moments from the film were shot in Abu Dhabi, we've put together the filming locations in Abu Dhabi and "how to find them".

UNESCO Adds Galilee Jewish Burial Site to World Heritage List

UNESCO Adds Galilee Jewish Burial Site to World Heritage List

UNESCO has just added the Necropolis of Beth She'arim in Western Galilee to its list of World Heritage sites.

Travel + Leisure Names Jerusalem One of the World's Top 10 Cities

Travel + Leisure Names Jerusalem One of the World's Top 10 Cities

The readers of Travel+Leisure magazine have named Jerusalem one of the World's Top 10 Cities as part of its annual World's Best Awards.

VIDEO: 12 Things Not to Do in Dubai

VIDEO: 12 Things Not to Do in Dubai

Dubai is a fun and frivolous playground on the Persian Gulf, but don't consider it the Vegas of the Middle East. While this eclectic city is one of the most permissive, relaxed, cosmopolitan destinations in the region, you do have to watch your behavior.

Remote Lands Adds Oman to its Asia Luxury Travel Destinations

Remote Lands Adds Oman to its Asia Luxury Travel Destinations

Remote Lands, the world's leading ultra-luxe Asia travel specialist, has expanded its range of Asian destinations to 33 with the addition of the vibrant Middle East nation of Oman - its second Arabian Peninsula destination after the 2013 launch of the United Arab Emirates.

The Marsa Malaz Kempinski - Doha's Newest Pearl

The Marsa Malaz Kempinski - Doha's Newest Pearl

The blossoming cultural capital of Doha welcomes another luxury resort to its portfolio of glamorous destinations with the Marsa Malaz Kempinski, the newest offering from European hospitality experts at the Kempinski group.

Plunge into Bliss with Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts

Plunge into Bliss with Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts

With summer around the corner, we start to dream of lazy days spent by a beautiful swimming pool. Synonymous with providing idyllic, sun-filled holidays, Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts also offers some of the world's most stunning swimming pools.

A Resort Within A Resort - The Private Reserve at Six Senses Zighy Bay

A Resort Within A Resort - The Private Reserve at Six Senses Zighy Bay

Located at the secluded end of Six Senses Zighy Bay on its own stretch of private beach, the Private Reserve has been designed to reflect traditional, local Omani architecture with its exclusive entrance leading to an open court which overlooks the three sequestered buildings.

Fairmont Ajman Opens Beachside on the Arabian Peninsula

Fairmont Ajman Opens Beachside on the Arabian Peninsula

Located in the land of perennial sunshine, this beachfront resort is nestled in the smallest of the seven Emirates and is flanked by pristine beachfront with unobstructed views of the Arabian Gulf.

Six Senses Zighy Bay & Seawings Seaplanes Offer Thrilling Experience Oman to Dubai

Six Senses Zighy Bay & Seawings Seaplanes Offer Thrilling Experience Oman to Dubai

Six Senses Zighy Bay has joined forces with renowned seaplane operator, Seawings, to present guests with the unique experience to combine their resort stay with a day trip to the city, making the most of their journey to the Middle East.

The ICONS Cup: 24 Global Sports Stars Set to Do Battle in Dubai

The ICONS Cup: 24 Global Sports Stars Set to Do Battle in Dubai

Upon arrival at the gleaming ultra-modern airport, it's unfathomable that as little as 50 years ago, Dubai was a sleepy village at the cross roads of ancient trade routes.

World's Largest Nobu Debuts at Four Seasons Hotel Doha, Qatar

World's Largest Nobu Debuts at Four Seasons Hotel Doha, Qatar

Internationally renowned Chef Nobuyuki 'Nobu' Matsuhisa unveils 26,000 square foot enviable Nobu Doha, ushering in a new era of innovative dining.

St. Regis to Open the First St. Regis Polo Resort

St. Regis to Open the First St. Regis Polo Resort

St. Regis Hotels & Resorts has announced the signing of the first-ever St. Regis polo resort, The St. Regis Dubai Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club, in partnership with Al Habtoor Group LLC.