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Dubai — The rapid metamorphosis of this former sand-swept pearling town to the center of all things glamorous, replete with the world’s first “seven-star” hotel, can be dizzying to some. But, if you’re seeking warm nights in mid-December combined with fine dining and sparkling nightspots, Dubai is an ideal getaway.

Why Go

For the superlatives (like a seven-star hotel) and for the work-in-hyper-speed-progress you have to see to believe.

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7 Airport Terminals That Are Doing It Right

September 15, 2014 by Lane Nieset

Airport terminals around the globe are stepping things up a notch with high-tech designs, indoor art museums, and speedier ways through passport control. Here ... Read More »

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6 Kind of Wacky But Totally Luxurious Overwater Resorts

September 08, 2014 by Tommy Burson

Our roundup of underwater hotels from last spring was such a crowd-pleaser that we'd treat you to round two, with a twist. Here, sixoverwater, floating hotels ... Read More »

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4 (Almost) Free Things to Do in Dubai

July 09, 2014 by Stephen Lioy

Dubai is a city of superlatives, but Cheapest Vacation Destination is generally not among them. While it might be too much to hope for prices that match South ... Read More »

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8 Incredible Underwater Hotels

March 27, 2014 by Tommy Burson

If you’ve ever dreamed of splashing around with dolphins, Flipper-style, singing with crabs like a certain redheaded mermaid, or simply like the sound of ... Read More »

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Deal Alert: Fly Roundtrip to the UAE For Just $696

March 12, 2014 by Alex Schechter

A simple roundtrip flight between New York and Dubai in late May can cost up to $1,200 on Emirates, the nation-state's maincarrier. Not exactly a bargain, ... Read More »

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