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Family Holidays in Middle East

Yas Waterworld in Abu Dhabi.

United Arab Emirates

Water way to ride and slide

Kerry van der Jagt samples five of the most dizzying thrills you can experience in a desert anywhere.

Abu Dhabi

Mind your Gs and queues

Red means go ... the Formula Rossa reaches speeds of 240km/h.

Talk about cornering like it's on rails — Louise Goldsbury spends a death-defying day at an Abu Dhabi oasis devoted to all things Ferrari.

Dubai

Put the jet lag on ice

Lesley Smeardon and family eschew the long-haul transit lounge for the coolest of overnight stopovers in Dubai.

Oman

Oman for all reasons

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Jill Mullens Jill Mullens chose a little-known paradise for an international family reunion.

Map of Middle East

Travel News

'Roofing': The best way to see Saint Petersburg

Russia, St Petersburg, state Hermitage Museum.

9:37am | Thrill-seekers believe the best way to see Russia's imperial capital is by hopping roof to roof.

Ryanair launches low-budget flexible business class tickets

8:56am | European budget carrier Ryanair is offering a new type of business-class ticket to woo more business travellers.

Etihad to fly A380 superjumbo with luxury 'Residence' on Sydney route

JAMIE FREED 9:47am | Etihad Airways will launch A380 services on the Sydney-Abu Dhabi route from June 1 next year, in a move that will boost its capacity to Australia.

Korean pop culture lures tourists for plastic surgery

2:43pm | In a district made famous by the song Gangnam Style - women walk down the street with bandages over their faces and around their heads.

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