From a Creekside ode to the contemporary to monumental sculptures at the Louvre, this is the season of culture in Dubai. Laura Egerton, local cultural commentator and curator, makes a case for why art around the region has never been so vibrant.
In a monolithic UK, Brighton’s quirky charms speak to Dom Joly
One Spanish photographer – one very different view of the emirate
Dom Joly examines the curious world of reality television
This month the eyes of the footballing world will be on the UAE as it hosts the biggest-ever AFC Asian Cup, featuring teams that range from Palestine to Australia. Asian Football Confederation President, Sheikh Salman Bin Ibrahim Al-Khalifa, explains why this event will be truly diverse
When counting sheep just won’t cut it, head to Bangalore for some eccentric sleep therapy, advises Dom Joly
The humming city with a penchant for politeness
Life began to take shape in Dubai by the 18th Century. Now, modern and ancient neighbourhoods alike serve to parcel up the city – each with their own distinct flair.
Stay on one of the most famous ships in history
From the World Architecture Festival to the ASEAN summit – five events around the world to aim for this November