For those who are seeking something extra special this festive season, Mövenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate’s team will leave guests wishing it was Christmas all year round! A full and glittering calendar of events awaits guests starting with festive temptations as well as takeaway turkey at Majlis Lobby Lounge, a mouth-watering set menu at Sicilia restaurant, Christmas and Boxing Day brunches in Al Bahou and a glamourous themed New Year’s Eve party.
From elaborate city festivities to simple village fairs, India is known the world over for its incredible festival celebrations. With a packed festival calendar as rich and diverse as its culture and topography, Diwali – The Festival of Lights, takes centre stage. A joyous celebration of the triumph of good over evil and light over darkness, this ancient Hindu festival is celebrated with a resplendent display of fireworks and lit diyas (oil lamps) to welcome Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth and good fortune, and Ganesh, the god of wisdom and good luck.
* At The Top, Burj Khalifa; Reel Cinemas and Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo at The Dubai Mall and The Dubai Fountain to provide unique Bond experiences
Capital Centre Arjaan by Rotana is now offering a Home Escape package for long stay guests. The Hotel, an upscale property offering 259 modern fully furnished studios and suites is conveniently located few steps away from ADNEC and a few minutes’ drive from the city center, Yas Island attractions and Abu Dhabi International Airport.
Alila Jabal Akhdar has introduced six exhilarating new routes that take hikers on an adventure through Oman’s magnificent mountain landscape. Ideal for guests at all levels of fitness who feel like exploring the surrounding area on their own or with the expertise of a guide, these guided and non-guided walks follow well-marked trails that traverse the astounding scenery, descending into the wadi and winding though canyons, caves, abandoned villages, farms and plantations.
Solo exhibition of H.H. Sheikha Wafa Hasher Al Maktoumtitled Seamless Loop opened last evening atMeem Gallery, Dubai. Exploring themes of iconography, heritage and tradition, Seamless Loop will be on till October 30, 2016.
With the beginning of the winter season, Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island introduces new culinary highlights. Whether guests treat themselves to Arabian luxury in the family-friendly Desert Islands Resort & Spa, live beachside bliss at Anantara Al Yamm Villas, or enjoy vast wildlife and nature at Anantara Al Sahel Villas, the choice of culinary journeys for each visitor is incomparable. Introducing four new al fresco dining options, Anantara ensures that its guests' adventures even continue when leaving the wildlife park.
The Yellow Boats water sightseeing tours are synonymous with the ultimate daytime views of Dubai and Abu Dhabi. And now, they are heading to the dark side! Responding to strong customer feedback, the seven-year-old UAE institution has chosen the mystical month of October to run a week of brand new Night Tours.