Kids

Healthcare

Dubai’s school kids are about to get a whole lot healthier

New programmes will encourage private schools to help kids shape up and eat healthy

Christmas

8 Christmas tree lightings to go to in Dubai

Here are 8 places in Dubai starting the festive season with a tree lighting, complete with Santa, carol singers and festive food and drink.

Kids

WATCH: Festival City is hosting a free National Day event this weekend

Sponsored: There will be a full day of events – most of them entirely free – at Festival City for National Day this Saturday. Here’s the lowdown…

Active

There’s now a free trampoline park in Dragon Mart 2…

Sponsored: You can now bounce your way through the weekend, and for free…

Education

Educating a child in the UAE costs an average of Dhs500,000

A new study has shown that the average cost of putting a child through pre-primary, primary and secondary school in the UAE is now Dhs528,486. Yes, that’s per person.

Eat

You can still have a Dubai desert dinner experience over summer…

Sponsored: A desert dinner is a classic thing to take visitors to, and thankfully it’s still an option over summer thanks to this opulent tent…

Active

There’s now a kids-only gym in Dubai…

Cardio and gymnastics classes designed especially for your little ones

Education

This coding summer camp could change your child’s life…

Do your kids love Minecraft? They’ll love this (and it will definitely help them get onto an employable track in the future too)…

Culture

This is the perfect place to take kids over the summer…

Struggling to fill the days for your little ones now that it’s so steamy outside? Well, City Walk now has an Under The Sea-themed wonderland that kids will love…

Kids

School holiday survival: 10 Dubai summer camps & play centres

These play areas and camps will keep your children entertained throughout Dubai’s long, hot summer (and the longer-than-usual school holidays), whether for one day or months…

Education

This inspiring Dubai teacher is using drama to help kids all over the world

Step inside one of Naima Thompson’s theatre workshops, and you’ll soon realise it’s not your usual drama class. Meet one of the Dubai residents making the world a better place…

Active

Dubai Parks & Resorts gets even cheaper (if you buy now)

The huge, and mostly outdoor, theme park complex is changing its hours – and its prices – for the hotter months, and it just got even cheaper.

Home

9 household services in Dubai to know about…

From cleaning to laundry, nursing to DIY, here’s Good magazine’s pick of companies that make life in the UAE that little bit easier…

Home

Catboy wants to bring canteen dinners to Dubai

Our man on the radio has a coveted idea… and you better not steal it from him.

Education

How much will Dubai school fees go up by next year?

Worried about school fees in Dubai next year? Well, this is exactly how worried (or not) you have to be…