Dubai underwater hotel

Dubai reveals latest plan for underwater hotel

Dubai has long been associated with luxury to the extreme – and now the city is becoming the home of the world’s first ever underwater hotel.

Abandoned Ferrari Enzo

Ferrari Enzo Abandoned in Dubai

The exclusive Enzo, one of only 399 in the world, was impounded by officers last year after it was abandoned in a car park and covered in dust in Dubai.

Louis Roederer Cristal champagne

Saudi man splurges $136,000 on vintage bubbly

A Saudi millionaire splurged $136000 on a vintage bottle of Louis Roederer Cristal over the weekend at glitzy Cavalli club in Dubai.

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Dubai plans new mega-development to rival Las Vegas

The Al Habtoor Group, a UAE-based development firm, plans to build a new triple-hotel complex in the heart of the Emirate as part of a $1.3 billion project. The “Habtoor Palace”. formed of two skyscrapers rising from a five-storey podium base, will see over 1,600 rooms added to Dubai‘s hotel scene. The rest of the [...]

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First resort on The World Dubai to open

The World Dubai will see its first island open to the public this week with the launch of the luxury World Island Beach Club. “We will be opening in the first week of January,” said Reza Sinnen, operations manager at the beach club, based on the island of Lebanon. The resort was originally scheduled to [...]

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Waldorf Astoria to debut on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah

It seems that the Palm Jumeirah is making a comeback, with the latest announcement confirming that a Waldorf Astoria will open in 2013. The huge, manmade Palm-shaped development in the sea has been viewed alternately as a symbol of Dubai’s unbridled ambition or of its abject failure, when construction all but ground to a halt [...]

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