Middle East

Direct flight, tick. Guaranteed sunshine, tick. Luxury hotels, tick. Dubai does drop-and-flop like nowhere else in the world. This sparkling coastal Emirate provides couples and families with the perfect retreat for a week of total R&R. Oman is quite the opposite. Yes, Muscat is home to some stunning five-star properties which we know and love, but beyond the city walls, explore the Al Hajar Mountains and spend a night or two in the desert, Bedouin style. It’s our top pick for this years travel bucket list.

Destinations in Middle East


Travel Diaries: Desert Palm, Dubai

20th October 2017
by Grace Wright

Who? Anna ‘Awesome’ Shaw When? October 2017 Where? Desert Palm Dubai If you could describe Desert Palm in Dubai three words what would they be? Peaceful, Relaxing, Hideaway Would you recommend Desert Palm for couples or families or both? The resort is definitely more suited to couples. What are the facilities like at the hotel? […]

Experience the true Omani way at Six Senses Zighy Bay

2nd December 2015
by Lizzie Jones

Six Senses Zighy Bay is an exclusive oasis built of natural stone and warm woods. Located on the northern Musandam Peninsula in the Sultanate of Oman, it provides the ultimate Omani experience. The Zighy Bay concept perfectly merges a sense of subtle sophistication and seclusion with a rustic flair . All villas have private pools with a soft sand […]

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