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Weekend Diary: What’s On The Agenda For April 15-17

This one screams sweet April deals.


Celebrate Thai New Year with a specially curated three-course set menu at one of the most picturesque restaurants in the city.

Perched on the beautiful waterways of Madinat Jumeirah in the shadow of the Burj Al Arab, Pai Thai Jumeirah Al Qasr’s special Songkran sharing menu features a variety of traditional dishes. 

Aside from the delicious food on offer, in keeping with authentic Thai New Year rituals, guests will be greeted by a traditional water ceremony upon arrival, enjoy Songkran decorations including a traditional handmade dragon boat and Thai temple display, as well as the chance to win a gift box of authentic Thai goodies – a raffle draw will take place at Pai Thai every evening.

Available between April 11-17 from 6pm to 11:30pm for AED 250 per person with a minimum of two people sharing. To book, call 800 666 353 or e-mail [email protected].


For a blissful way to wind down this weekend, head to Ras Al Khaimah on a journey of pure organic luxury with the Ceremonial Spa Treatment at Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah’s award-winning spa. Available throughout April, the two-hour treatment starts with deep-body exfoliation using sea salts and reviving essential oils, followed by an infusion of warm Irish mud spiced with ginger massaged into your skin and a full-body mask. The experience ends with a private steam shower and massage specially tailored to each individual’s needs.

Priced AED 780 per person, inclusive of deep-body exfoliation, warm Irish mud full-body mask, private steam shower, and full-body massage. To book, call 07 203 5555.


Top off your weekend with more delicious dining at one of our favourite new hangouts: The Nine gastropub at Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk. The British Saturday Roast offers a mouthwatering menu of favourites ranging from succulent roast beef and giant Yorkshires to roast chicken and all the trimmings in a delectable exploration of British food.

Available every Saturday from 12.30pm to 4 pm, with a choice of beautifully cooked roast meats, prices start at AED 125 per person with soft beverages, AED 224 per person including a choice of four house beverages, and AED 274 per person inclusive of free-flow premium beverages for two hours.

To book, click here


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Dubai Delights: Top Things to Do and Experience During December

Festive Dubai Delights.

Welcome to the enchanting realm of Dubai in December, where the cityscape comes alive with festive cheer and dazzling experiences. In this guide, we’ll uncover the top activities and events that make Dubai a must-visit destination during the magical month of December.

1. Festive Wonderland at Global Village:

Immerse yourself in the vibrant Global Village, transformed into a festive wonderland with dazzling lights, international cuisines, and cultural performances that capture the spirit of the season.

2. Glittering Nights at Dubai Miracle Garden:

Witness nature’s artistry at Dubai Miracle Garden, where millions of flowers bloom in captivating designs. During December, the garden transforms into a twinkling paradise, offering a surreal and romantic experience.

3. Skiing in the Desert at Ski Dubai:

Embrace the juxtaposition of skiing in the desert at Ski Dubai, an indoor ski resort. Experience the thrill of winter sports and snow play, providing a unique and surreal adventure in the heart of the Middle East.

4. Dubai Shopping Festival Extravaganza:

Indulge in a shopping spree at the Dubai Shopping Festival, where world-class retail therapy meets entertainment. Discover unbeatable deals, cultural performances, and a vibrant atmosphere that defines the city’s festive spirit.

5. New Year’s Eve Spectacular:

Ring in the New Year with a bang at the iconic Burj Khalifa fireworks display. Join the celebration at various venues across the city, where the skyline transforms into a canvas of breathtaking fireworks and festivities.

Dubai in December is a sensory delight, offering a unique blend of cultural richness, festive celebrations, and unforgettable experiences. Whether you’re seeking winter wonderlands in unexpected places or immersing yourself in the extravagance of shopping festivals, Dubai has something to captivate every traveller’s heart during this magical season.

Frequently Asked Questions

What makes Dubai in December special for tourists?

December in Dubai offers a unique blend of festive celebrations, cultural events, and pleasant weather. Explore the top activities and experiences that make it an ideal month for travelers.

Are the December festivities family-friendly?

Absolutely! Dubai’s December festivities cater to all age groups. From the magical atmosphere at Global Village to family-friendly events during the Dubai Shopping Festival, there’s something for everyone.

What should visitors know about celebrating New Year’s Eve in Dubai?

Discover tips and recommendations for experiencing the iconic New Year’s Eve celebration in Dubai, including prime viewing spots for the Burj Khalifa fireworks and other festive activities across the city.


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