Dubai

The first Four Seasons in the United Arab Emirates woos guests with supreme service and a privileged location on Dubai’s Jumeirah Beach.
Affluent Attaché is a high-end, exclusive worldwide concierge club with a trusted and experienced partner network offering luxury lifestyle management.
Phoenix-based travel company Exclusively Dubai is offering travelers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to enjoy a luxury golf tour of Dubai, as well as VIP access to the European Tour’s season-ending...
Fairmont the Palm is the latest hotel to land on the Palm Jumierah, Dubai—the world’s largest artificial island, in the shape of a palm tree. The property features 381 rooms and suites, many with...
Dubai—a city famous for resorts that are very tall, very large, and occasionally shaped like ships at sea—has a peaceful new refuge. Opened in the fall, One&Only The Palm is a low-rise, low-bling...
Like the surrounding desert, Armani Hotel Dubai derives much of its appeal from its general absence of things. Fashion designer Giorgio Armani, known for his minimalist style, has all but eschewed...
Built to resemble a sheikh’s royal summer retreat, Al Qasr features intricate mosaics, panels, and Arabian antique furnishings in its palatial public spaces and guest rooms. Each of the rooms has a...
The idea for a rotating skyscraper came to architect David Fisher one evening while he enjoyed the sunset from a high-rise building in New York City. "I could see both the Hudson and East rivers, and...
Whenever I build a new home, I try to respect the indigenous architecture of the place and its natural surroundings," says Italian fashion grand master Giorgio Armani, who is taking a similar...
Fans of Tiger Woods are familiar with the grainy home movies and taped television appearances that testify to the then-youngster’s penchant for the game of golf. Less well known is his early interest...
Dubai’s is the tale of two emirates, both borderline surreal. The traditionalist who resists change at any pace might see Dubai as an Arabian nightmare in which souks—those smoky, ancient markets...
Visitors to Dubai frequently compare the emirate to Las Vegas because, although Dubai forbids gambling, it offers travelers a dizzying array of opulent hotels and resorts, including the following...
North Island A natural state of mind in the Seychelles. As your chopper descends onto North Island, it is hard to imagine that this sanctuary in the Seychelles was, until quite recently, abandoned...