Hotel Review: The Burj Al Arab, Dubai


The Burj Al Arab hotel was for a long time the very embodiment of Dubai, it’s glass sail-like structure an one of the city’s most iconic landmarks. The arrival of the world’s tallest building – the Burj Khalifa – might have unseated the Burj Al Arab from this position, but have the many new luxury hotels in the city done the same? Luxury Travel Beat set out to find out.

Unplugged: Beginner’s guide to tackling The Dubai Mall


The Dubai Mall is purported to be the largest mall in the world based on total area, although there are several other malls out there laying claim to this particular title. Luxury Travel Beat was in the city, and decided to take on this massive shrine to capitalism. Here are some tips amassed through trial and error that we thought we’d share with the world.