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 10, 2014
Travelling with Kids: Alice Haine goes on a caravan holiday in France.
April 3, 2014
The land of adventure. A paradise for thrill seekers. A Lord of the Rings pilgrimage. These are all descriptions that suit New Zealand from its crazy bungee jumping to its tours of Middle Earth. But what about New Zealand as a family friendly...
March 6, 2014
Shoba Narayan's daughters are entertained by a geisha in Kyoto, Japan.
January 23, 2014
Helen McClure and her family visit Oman.
January 2, 2014
Shoba Narayan does Tai Chi with her children in Shanghai
November 21, 2013
Hala Khalaf checks into the new Waldorf Astoria in Ras Al Khaimah.
September 5, 2013
Despite its party city reputation, Amsterdam is also surprisingly family friendly, finds Christine Iyer.
July 25, 2013
Nick Leech attempts to literally juggle the demands of parenthood in the cramped confines of an plane toilet.
July 18, 2013
Travelling with kids. When you've lived in the UAE for eight years, there comes a time when you need to try something new - or in this case, a little older.
July 11, 2013
Nick Leech endures the constant drone of a phrase that all parents dread: "Are we there yet?"
July 4, 2013
Christine Iyer finds that her son Calvin is more concerned with exploring the Kenyan capital than being robbed.
May 3, 2013
Turkey specialist Robin Gauldie rounds up the country's 10 best summer beach holidays.
April 12, 2013
An uncomfortable lesson flying with her family.
March 29, 2013
A two-night dhow cruise along the Musandam Peninsula means that the children spend every waking moment in the water.