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B018 Dubai is the home of epic club nights

Sponsored: B018 has themed events on four nights of the week… If you’re on the hunt for a seriously cool club and some epic events, look no further than B018. The Beirut-born bunker club opened back in October 2021 and can be found on the 42nd floor of the popular Media One Hotel in Dubai’s Media […]


Some of the best half-price and two-for-one deals in Dubai right now

Get more for your money… There’s no denying it, Dubai can get a little bit expensive sometimes but if you look hard enough (or we do it for you), there are plenty of stellar deals around to ensure you get more for your money. Here’s our pick of some of the best half-price and two-for-one […]


Review: 11 Woodfire

A trendy neighbourhood spot serving up smokey steaks… Over in Jumeirah 1, a large villa has been converted into a contemporary eatery specialising in open-fire cooking. 11 Woodfire is a meat fan’s dream but the menu caters to all, using that signature smokey flavour in everything from starters to sweets. Its modern interiors are spot […]


In pictures: The passenger train that will link all seven emirates of the UAE

Next stop, inter-emirate travel… For those with a heart that beats to the call of wanderlust, there’s something particularly romantic about the idea of rail travel, especially when it passes through the sort of big geography you find in the UAE. That feeling of crossing frontiers, powering towards the horizon with otherworldly plains flooding past […]


4 fabulous new brunches to try in Dubai this weekend

Saturdays are the new Fridays… Brunch is a bonafide Dubai pastime and if you feel like you’ve tried and tested the city’s best, fear not, we’ve rounded up four brand new brunches for you to visit. Here are 4 new brunches to try in Dubai this weekend… Friday Hudson’s Tavern Start the weekend off with […]


Pics of the week: Your best photos of the UAE

These look amazing… Whether or not you’re a fan of the UAE winter, we all can agree that a cooler climate equals cooler photos for the ‘Gram. The UAE is already easily one of the most photogenic countries in the world and there’s ample proof on social media. This week, we are sharing photos snapped […]

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The new Apple Store is opening soon at Yas Mall very very soon

Can we get an iO-yessss..? It’s not just your phone that needs an update every so often. There comes a time in every bricks-and-mortar store’s life where they could also benefit from a few bug fixes here and there. And so nobody was particularly surprised to learn that Apple, one of the most aggressively innovative […]


UAE weather: Clouds, low temperatures, strong wind and dust warnings

It looks like no sunshine just yet… There’s no denying that since the heavy rain and storms over New Year’s Eve, the UAE’s January weather has been very unpredictable for the most part. It doesn’t look like that is set to change this weekend, with clouds, low temperatures and strong winds of up to 65km/h […]

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This legendary Dubai burger brand just launched a pop-up in Abu Dhabi

And they deliver… Qasr Al Hosn was once the seat of the nation’s government, a home to the Al Nahyan family and the site of a national archive. Now it’s a living monument, a celebration of culture, heritage and the rich and storied past of the UAE. And as of yesterday (Thursday, January 20), rather […]


New films to watch in cinemas this week: January 21 to 27

Which one are you going to see? Planning on spending your weekend munching on popcorn and catching the latest blockbuster? Here’s a guide to all the movies out in UAE this week. *22 movies to look forward to watching in 2022* The Commando  James Baker is an elite DEA agent who returns home after […]

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Team What’s On pick their favourite things in the UAE right now

These are our favourite things… right now. Sweating buckets… at UnderdogBoxn’s new Burn class Love a good HIIT combo guaranteed to destroy fat and drive muscle tone? Well, look no further than new Burn class at Underdog. We say new – it’s actually a riff of a class that Underdog owners Brian and Linda used […]


Line-up and tickets: Everything to know about Groove on the Grass

The popular dance festival moves into the desert… Two years on from the last Groove on the Grass in Dubai, the festival finally returns with a twist – as Desert Groove in Ras Al Khaimah. And to make up for lost time, party people can keep grooving for three days. Taking over The Dunes resort […]