Surrounded by lush gardens, tree lined avenues and private waterways, and with its own two kilometre-long private beach, the Al Qasr Hotel at The Madinat Jumeirah Resort has now completed its much-anticipated refurbishment.
Combining traditional Arabesque architecture with fresh contemporary touches, this no expense spared refreshment encompasses 164 rooms and suites, keeping this iconic hotel firmly at the cutting edge of luxury travel whilst staying faithful to the elegant ambience that made it famous.
Once there be sure to enjoy the decadent Talise spa, temperature controlled pool and traditional souk featuring scores of shops and galleries.
Since opening in 2016, the 2000 seater Dubai Opera House has seen some of the worlds most impressive cultural and performing arts events, from theatre and opera, to ballet and concerts. However this gorgeous venue is now offering the chance for a new event to take centre stage – yours!
For the first time a spectacular gala dinner can now be held on the stage itself, one that’s seen the likes of Placido Domingo and Jose Carreras. From its immense ceiling, to the wooden opera boxes shaped like hand carved canoes, the Dubai Opera House is a truly unforgettable location for a special night, combining outstanding food with never-before-seen views of one of the world’s most incredible interiors.
Once home to fishermen, pearl divers and weavers, Dubai’s historic Al Seef area has now been transformed into a bustling waterside destination, perfect for groups to explore.
Set beside the Dubai Creek, which threads its way through the heart of the city to the Persian Gulf, Al Seef is filled with traditional pedestrian alleyways known as Sikkas, waterside boardwalks, marinas, boutique shops, cafes, restaurants and hotels – the perfect place to kick back on a picturesque terrace or a creek-side table and watch traditional dhow boats by the water.
Then after lunch why not jump on one yourself and watch the city slowly pass you by.
From an outstanding dinner to an unforgettable night of networking, if you’re looking to celebrate in style then Burj Khalifa Level 112 could be the perfect choice - as well as the ultimate spot for sunset.
This recently opened, 990 square metre, multipurpose space set within the world’s tallest building, features a flexible interior with minimal touches that can be adapted for any event or theme, expertly prepared cuisine, and an outdoor terrace offering sweeping views of the city.
Even getting there is an event, as you take one of the world’s fastest elevators 500 metres into the sky – a journey that takes less than a minute.
Wind in your hair and sand in your toes ! Laidback fun at Dubai’s eclectic beachfront, journey throughthe bustling backstreets of the Wharf and kick back at the beach. From breezy calm to action-packed fun, La Mer has something for everyone.
DINE - Enjoy dining with an unrivalled backdrop! Let your taste buds go wild with food options from around the world.
SHOP - Let the ocean inspire your shopping experience… Whether it's active wear to stylish beach accessories, you’ll find it at La Mer.
PLAY - Add more fun and relaxation to your day at La Mer with activities curated for the whole family to enjoy from jumping on a giant inflatable air pillow to laying down on the white sands along the Jumeirah beach.
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The year 2018 marks 100 years since the birth of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the Founding Father of the UAE, who passed away in 2004.
To commemorate this historic national occasion, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates has declared that 2018 will officially be known in the UAE as the Year of Zayed.
The Year of Zayed will feature a series of events and initiatives in the UAE and internationally, designed to commemorate the memory of the late Sheikh Zayed, and showcase his impact and legacy, and promote the values that he displayed throughout his life in creative and interactive ways.
Consistent with the values of the late Sheikh Zayed, it is intended that the Year of Zayed will involve people of all ages, nationalities, faiths and backgrounds in the UAE and internationally.
The Year of Zayed is being coordinated by the Founder’s Office and Local Committees for the Year of Zayed established in each Emirate; all under the guidance of the Higher National Committee for the Year of Zayed.
We are very proud and excited to announce that SITE - The Society for Incentive Travel Excellence has awarded Arabian Adventures Meetings, Incentives and Events the prestigious Crystal Award for Excellence in Incentive Travel for the Middle East and Africa 2017.
This is considered one of the highest honours in the incentive travel industry, the Crystal Award was created to recognise companies that set a whole new standard by providing a truly exceptional experience for their guests – and was presented to us for our work on the Forever Living Global Rally 2017. As an award of this scale will no doubt raise the profile of the UAE considerably as a safe and exciting destination for Meetings, Incentives and Events, we wanted to give you the time and information to take advantage of the amazing opportunity it represents when presenting it to our clients.
The UAE’s deserts are pristine pieces of breathtaking natural beauty, which is why we’re proud to announce that Arabian Adventures has won the Dubai Sustainable Tourism Award 2017 for best adventure camps. Created as part of Dubai’s aim to become the most sustainable city in the world, the award recognises commitment to preserving the country’s unique landscape and culture across five key areas of environmental practice – water energy and carbon sustainability, continuous improvement, waste and environmental protection, responsible practices and training and awareness.
Dubai Sustainable Tourism Awards are held to recognise those companies within the tourism sector that have demonstrated good practices when it comes to reducing the company’s carbon footprint, in efforts to promote sustainability of the tourism industry.