Region in focus - April 18, 2014
The best images of the last seven days from around the Gulf and across the Middle East.
In pictures: Penthouse flat is height of Dubai luxury living
A five-bedroom penthouse in Ocean Heights in Dubai Marina is on sale for Dh25 million and comes with a private pool and an unparalleled view of Dubai.
Video: Local reactions to a national fishing ban
A federal fishing ban has been imposed by the UAE federal government, but local authorities are taking diiferent approaches to implementing the ban. Two fishermen tell two very different sides of the story. Produced by Paul O'Driscoll
Hamburg the dinosaur’s time may be up in Bundesliga
Ever-present for 51 years in the German top-flight, Hamburg face the prospect of relegation, writes Ian Hawkey.
In pictures: Hot cars at New York International Auto Show
With more than 1 million visitors annually, the New York International Auto Show is one of the most important shows for the US car industry. Here are some of the vehicles to be shown in this year’s edition.
Fast & Furious 7 filming in full swing at Emirates Palace
Filming for Fast & Furious 7 has started and we have the first photos of the cast and crew on set at Emirates Palace hotel this morning. Visitors staying at Emirates Palace say they have been kept away from certain areas in the grounds.
April 17, 2014
Lucy Barnard takes the Freedom Trail in Boston.
April 17, 2014
Kipat Wilson's guide to Auckland, New Zealand.
April 3, 2014
There’s a whole lot more to the Sunshine State’s most flamboyant city than its golden beaches, writes Sarah Gilbert.
March 27, 2014
My kind of place: Elegance, opulence and highly iconic sights dominate the tiny Mediterranean principality, writes Mary Novakovich.
February 27, 2014
My kind of place: A former workhorse for the Soviet Union, the mostly unsung European capital has old-world charm, writes Kit Gillet.
January 30, 2014
David Whitley checks into the heart of Melbourne's city centre.
January 9, 2014
This southern resort has chills and thrills, but its modern luxuries can also warm your senses, writes Mary Novakovich.
December 5, 2013
My kind of place: A mix of foliage-filled hills and thriving commercial hot spots, Kerala’s capital always delights, writes Shoba Narayan.
November 27, 2013
Local shopping has never been as buyer-friendly in Marrakech as it is now as a new generation of designers merge traditional skills with sophisticated sensibilities, creating goodies sequin-encrusted kaftans, clutches made from kilim rugs, ceramic...
November 14, 2013
My kind of place: With strong historical links, Philly is also a must for foodies – and not just for its cheesesteaks, writes Sophie Robehmed.
November 7, 2013
My kind of place: The gateway to Angkor is developing into a cultural hub beyond its enticing historic landmarks, writes Sarah Gilbert.
September 30, 2013
With more flight connections from the UAE than ever, Graham Boynton embarks on a five-city foray across Australia to offer an insider’s guide to the restaurants, spas, day trips and other cultural experiences that will translate your next...
September 26, 2013
A new Emirates route from Dubai to Stockholm makes the Swedish capital accessible for a weekend break, says Rosemary Behan.
September 26, 2013