Travel & Lesiure

  • How to have a great holiday with children
    May 09, 2017 By Geet Bhalla | Special to GN Focus
    Planning a vacation with kids? Here are some easy tips for a stress-free break
  • Summer retreats: Malls the coolest destinations
    May 07, 2017 M Sen | Special to GN Focus
    Summer in the UAE is here, and what better way to stay cool during these hot and humid months than heading to an air-conditioned mall for a fun-filled family day
  • Return to nature with these destinations
    Apr 27, 2017 By Priya Mathew | Deputy Chief Subeditor
    From colourful flowers in bloom to close encounters with creatures and rugged hikes, the UAE offers plenty of ways to help get you back in touch with your wild side
  • The magic of Lake Como
    Apr 26, 2017 By David George | Editor — Commercial Publishing
    With its sloping green hills, lakeside vistas, stunning architecture and fine cuisine, northern Italy’s glamorous Lake Como evokes a sense of awe
  • 10 to thrill: Summer holiday packages
    Apr 25, 2017 M Sen and Keith J Fernandez | GN Focus
    Bungee jump like Will Smith or revisit the life and times of Princess Diana in our top summer packages for UAE travellers
  • 4 reasons to visit Arabian Travel Market
    Apr 24, 2017 Sankar Sri Pillai, Production Editor — Commercial Publishing
    Experiential tourism and tech trends will be in focus at the B2B event that starts today
  • Leisure & theme parks: Safety first
    Nov 29, 2016 Deepak Karambelkar | Special to GN Focus
    A spate of accidents reported from entertainment parks worldwide turns the spotlight on the issue of safety. GN Focus takes a long, hard look
  • Indoor theme parks can be fun too!
    Nov 29, 2016 By Daanesh Kalyaniwalla | Deputy Editor #GNTECH
    With VR, AR and more, amusement centres have changed tremendously since the 90s
  • Top 10 theme parks in the UAE
    Nov 29, 2016 By Eduan R. Maggo | Special to GN Focus
    In terms of sheer entertainment, these fun destinations are up there with the world's best
  • Lego to Bollywood: UAE theme parks reviewed
    Nov 29, 2016 By Rachel McArthur | Special to GN Focus
    We toured two of the biggest new theme parks in the UAE, so now you know what to do with your weekends!
  • 10 ways to book cheap holiday flights
    Oct 26, 2016 The GN Focus team
    Ever wonder how some people manage to get away so often? Here's how they find cheap flight tickets
  • 'Art' by Jasper the cheetah at Abu Dhabi zoo
    Oct 13, 2016 The GN Focus team
    Weekend activity idea: Teach kids about convservation with smuggled animals at Emirates Park Zoo
  • GN Focus highlights some lesser-known events that deserve a spot on your bucket list
  • Travel: 7 great Eid shopping destinations
    Aug 31, 2016 Fiona Brutscher
    Thinking of a shopping break over the long weekend? We narrow your options down to these incredible hubs
  • Launch rates at new 1,000-room Westin Dubai
    Aug 31, 2016 Keith J Fernandez, Editor - GN Focus
    With locally inspired interiors and special launch rates, this new property is ideal for an Eid staycation
  • Travel: Paradise found — in Pakistan
    Aug 18, 2016 Sue Brattle | Special to GN Focus
    A new crop of tour operators are helping locals and foreigners rediscover the country