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5 travel features tagged “Sports”


Dubai’s ping pong nightclub

With three bars serving luxury cocktails, an outdoor terrace, a live DJ and a gold-plated ping pong table, SPiN Dubai could be the swankiest games club in the world.
Read more… 22 May 2013


The world’s most lucrative horse race

A purse of $10 million awaits the winner of the Dubai World Cup, an annual highlight of the city’s spring social season where it is as much about the hats as it is the horses.
Read more… 08 March 2013


In Dubai, spring is a time for polo

In a country known both for its love of Arabian horses and for all things expensive, polo has risen from a niche sport to an annual fixture on the city’s social calendar.
Read more… 25 January 2013

The greatest races to watch live

Where to catch some of the world’s most exciting competitions – from balloon racing in Reno to jungle rafting down the Amazon.
Read more… 26 January 2012

From camels to cricket: Dubai's world of sport

The love of sport runs deep in Dubai, where old traditions like camel racing and new ones like rugby share the limelight.
Read more… 04 August 2010

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