Ras Al Khaimah: The UAE's Juxtaposition
The United Arab Emirates, and the wider Gulf as a whole, is well known for its contrasting differences, both geographically and socially. On a recent visit to Ras Al Khaimah, the most northerly Emirate in the UAE, I was struck by the sheer juxtaposition of the Emirate.
Al Ain: Garden of the Gulf
Dubai has gleaming glass skyscrapers and Abu Dhabi has grand mosques and palaces, but the UAE has moreto offer so Food and Travel asked Joe Worthington to take a journey through the mesmerising tree-lined desert oasis and traditional Arabian heritage of Al Ain, the garden of the Gulf.
Dubai Without a Budget
Visiting Dubai can leave a serious hole in your wallet! The ultraluxurious city of glistening skyscrapers and expensive SUV-filled highways is certainly not for the budget conscious, so rather than trying to hunt down the few budget options in this beacon of excess, it is worth splurging for a few days to get a true feel for this (not so) sandy city