Middle East

10-Point Escape Plan, Dubai


The only place in the world with the hubris to claim a seven-star resort, Dubai is like a modernized Arabian Nights fantasy. New projects in the works include an underwater hotel, a series of mammoth manmade islands, the world’s tallest building, and its largest mall, which will house a glass-domed ski resort (yes, in the middle of the desert). But perhaps most unexpected is the Persian Gulf city’s warm hospitality Continue reading…