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Dubai Overnight Layover: Things To Do

| November 17, 2015 | 1 Comment
Dubai Overnight Layover: Things To Do

Dubai Night Tour See the sights of Dubai at night on an hour-long bus sightseeing tour. Pass the incredibly lit-up attractions such as the Burj Khalifra, Burj Al Arab, Dubai Marina, Palm Jumeirah – a man-made archipelago shaped like a palm tree, and watch a 15-minute light and sound display at Wafi City mall. The […]

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Dubai Layover

| January 1, 2015 | 21 Comments
Dubai Layover

Stuck on a Dubai layover in the United Arab Emirates? Dubai is the fastest-growing transit hub in the world, and has one of the nicest airports. The Dubai International Airport is located roughly 3 miles outside Dubai, which makes the city a very accessible destination for those stuck on long layovers. If you’re trying to […]

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Dubai: The Ultimate Celebrity Holiday Destination

| January 23, 2013 | 0 Comments
Dubai: The Ultimate Celebrity Holiday Destination

Although wealthy celebrities have the opportunity to travel around the world and visit any destination imaginable, many of them choose to holiday in Dubai time and time again. It should come as no surprise, as Dubai boasts incredible warm weather throughout the year, access to breath-taking beaches, some of the most contemporary architecture on the […]

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Exploring Dubai – Top Ten Things To Do While On A Layover

| August 29, 2012 | 0 Comments
Exploring Dubai – Top Ten Things To Do While On A Layover

Dubai offers countless attractions for those stuck on layovers, but the following ten attractions are sure to provide a wealth of fun and enjoyment for everyone in the family. Dubai Fountains This magnificent water feature will leave you in awe.  This choreographed fountain shoots up hundreds of feet in the air.  The beat of each […]

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Martha Stewart Stops In Dubai On Overseas Tour

| July 11, 2011 | 0 Comments
Martha Stewart Stops In Dubai On Overseas Tour

Lifestyle guru Martha Stewart stopped off in Dubai on June 19th to promote her various business platforms – including her television shows, cooking gear and magazines. Martha stopped off at the Sheik Mohammed’s Center for Cultural Understanding, and then was off to do some world-famous Dubai shopping. “Shopping for ghutrah in the gold souk of […]

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Dubai’s Jumeirah Beach Club Hotel

| July 11, 2011 | 1 Comment
Dubai’s Jumeirah Beach Club Hotel

Looking for a family fun five-star hotel in Dubai? No need to look farther than the Jumeirah Beach Hotel. Located on over 36,000 square meters of private beach, this hotel has it all. All of the hotel’s 598 suites and 19 beach-side villas have balconies with views of the Gulf and Burj Al Arab, wireless […]

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Top Ten Things To Do In Dubai, Karine Style

| June 27, 2011 | 0 Comments
Top Ten Things To Do In Dubai, Karine Style

by Layover Guide Contributor, Karine Nissim My husband made a bold statement today, while we sat in our Dubai hotel sipping kiwi, mango, orange, and pineapple mocktails. He said, that there was no other city like Dubai. Certainly there are other desert cities, beach cities, flashy cities, but after listening to his argument I agreed. […]

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Dubai’s Burq Al Arab Hotel

| June 15, 2011 | 0 Comments
Dubai’s Burq Al Arab Hotel

Dubai has a lot of great highlights such as the Dubai mall, but nothing in the United Arab Emirates is quite so iconic as the Burj Al Arab. The Burj Al Arab landmark looks like a giant sail and claims to be “The Best Hotel in the World” with a rating of 7 stars. It […]

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Brad Pitt To Design Green Hotel In Dubai

| June 8, 2011 | 0 Comments
Brad Pitt To Design Green Hotel In Dubai

Between his latest films, red carpet appearances around the world, and brood of six, Brad Pitt will also be adding hotel designer to his resume. Brad Pitt was named designer of a green hotel and resort in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, according to People.   The movie star will be part of a team […]

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Paris Hilton’s Dubai Stay

| June 1, 2011 | 3 Comments
Paris Hilton’s Dubai Stay

When Paris Hilton spends time in Dubai, she does it in style. Paris began her trip to Dubai on Wednesday, flying on Emirates Airlines. “I Love Emirates Airlines. Such an amazing airline. About to take off to Dubai! : )” she Tweeted, posting this photo of her relaxing in comfort. The hotel heiress reportedly stopped off in the United Arab Emirates, checking into […]

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Exploring The Dubai Mall In The United Arab Emirates

| April 15, 2011 | 1 Comment
Exploring The Dubai Mall In The United Arab Emirates

By Karine Nissim Dubai is spectacular. A spectacular spectacle. That this opulence emerged from a Bedouin sensibility and a drive to turn dwindling oil returns into something that can be seen and applauded by the world, is interesting. That this vision is encapsulated by building the tallest monument, with the fastest elevator, outside the biggest […]

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Dubai International Hotel — In The Airport

| February 5, 2011 | 0 Comments
Dubai International Hotel — In The Airport

Sometimes all you want to do on a layover, is get a good night’s sleep. The 5-star Dubai International Hotel has 88 rooms ranging from Royal Suite to Deluxe. It is located on the arrivals level of Sheikh Rashid Terminal. The hotel has a G-Force health club and spa, an Interactive television through which you […]

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The Spa And Hotel Inside Dubai International Airport

| March 9, 2009 | 0 Comments
The Spa And Hotel Inside Dubai International Airport

Check out the Spa And Hotel Inside Terminal Three At Dubai International Airport:

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