In pictures: Where Abu Dhabi rents have risen and fallen, Q1 2014
Find out how rental prices in the prime locations in Abu Dhabi have altered during the first three months of the year and the current rates you will pay according to data provided by Asteco.
What Star Wars fans say is going on in Abu Dhabi’s desert
We may still not know exactly what The National caught pictures of in the Abu Dhabi desert last week, but the online community has had plenty to say. Here are some of the best bits.
Time frame: It’s all going swimmingly
Built on what was originally a public park, Ain Al Faida - the flowing source - became one of the country’s first resort hotels when it opened in the mid 1970s.
Saudi’s Kingdom Tower set to go skywards as it aims for world’s tallest building tag
Above ground construction work due to start next week in Jeddah, after months of testing and preparation work.
Meet the pop star who is key to China’s superpower ambitions
Before Beijing can achieve its ambitions to be a superpower it will need to become a respected soft power. That's where Jia Ruhan comes in.
Fast & Furious in Abu Dhabi, a social media frenzy
Fast & Furious 7 wraps up an eventful and much-anticipated week of filming in the capital. Let's take a look at what went on via the key players' social media, while they were enjoying the delights of the desert.
November 28, 2013
A survey suggests most in the UAE see a need for improvement in their living spaces.
October 24, 2013
Now that the cooler climes have set in, it’s time to start entertaining in earnest. Impress your guests with these artful tabletop accessories Blond ambitionD. Tales has launched a raft of new products this month, including...
October 10, 2013
Coco Chanel's former home, La Pausa in the locality of Roquebrune-Cap-Matin, is up for sale. Asking price: Dh200 million.
October 10, 2013
Adding your own spin to your space isn’t always easy if you don’t own the property. But one Hong Kong resident has set a shining example for anybody who is renting their home, writes Alice Chan.
April 26, 2013
Children's rooms should be conducie to work, sleep and play - but also leave your kids with space to grow.
February 5, 2013
Giorgio Armani's furniture range is now available in a new UAE flagship store. We talk to the fashion legend about the things he loves and loathes in design.
January 11, 2013
Our favourite design finds this week.
May 25, 2012
Take a cue from these inspiring design finds from Scandinavia to Australia.
May 25, 2012
Selina Denman reflects on her personal style and develops a mood board to help advise her when shopping for her home.
December 22, 2011
After designing pieces for the likes of Habitat and The Conran Shop, the Welsh furniture maker Bethan Gray is launching her debut collection, Gray and Turner, next year.
December 14, 2011
The designer is known for creating beautiful interiors for the Hollywood elite, and his Hollywood Hills home is know exception.
December 8, 2011
Inspired by France and Italy, the lifelong Washington, DC resident calls his interior a "retrospective of my furniture designs over the past 15 years".
December 1, 2011
The American designer's simple and luxurious aesthetic is reflected in her Beverly Hills home.
November 24, 2011
The New York-based designer uses layered palettes and bold accessories to brighten a space.