The Journal

  • Out of Africa

    Out of Africa

    A villa in Emirates Hills provides the canvas for a family's love of design and mementoes of a life well lived

    • Portfolio
    • 3 min. read
    Apr 7th, 2014
  • The Italian Job

    The Italian Job

    The sleek PF Emirates showroom may be the newest design-kid on the local block

    • Design & Architecture
    • 3 min. read
    Apr 5th, 2014
  • Spinning through Beirut

    Spinning through Beirut

    Cosmopolitan and cultured, Lebanon's capital is close enough to be ideal for a weekend escape from the UAE

    • The Lifestyle
    • 3 min. read
    Apr 4th, 2014
  • Al Barari: The Green Heaven

    Al Barari: The Green Heaven

    The environment and quality of Al Barari sets a benchmark for Dubai

    • Neighbourhoods
    • 3 min. read
    Apr 3rd, 2014
  • It's All Up For Downtown

    It's All Up For Downtown

    Downtown forges ahead with existing projects and new announcements

    • Neighbourhoods
    • 2 min. read
    Apr 2nd, 2014
  • The Art of the Matter

    The Art of the Matter

    A new generation of art buyers is driving the regional market, says Christie's Hala Khayat

    • The Lifestyle
    • 3 min. read
    Mar 31st, 2014
  • Aston Martin: Pride of Britain

    Aston Martin: Pride of Britain

    Invited to the launch of Aston Martin's stunning new Vanquish, The Journal went to the heart of the great British marque

    • The Lifestyle
    • 3 min. read
    Mar 29th, 2014
  • Driven by Position and Prestige

    Driven by Position and Prestige

    Emirates Hills continues to be in high demand, especially among owners who crave privacy

    • Neighbourhoods
    • 2 min. read
    Mar 28th, 2014
  • Designs of the Times

    Designs of the Times

    A love of 20th-century design has prompted Guillaume Cuiry to become a pioneer in the UAE

    • Design & Architecture
    • 3 min. read
    Mar 27th, 2014
  • Dubai's Newest Haven

    Dubai's Newest Haven

    The last high-end villa project to be handed over in Dubai, Jumeirah Golf Estates is set to make its mark

    • Neighbourhoods
    • 3 min. read
    Mar 26th, 2014
  • Outdoors is Always Entertaining

    Outdoors is Always Entertaining

    With the UAE climate ideal for al fresco living for half of the year, it's worth creating a special area for entertaining out of doors

    • The Lifestyle
    • 2 min. read
    Mar 25th, 2014
  • The Space: Inside to Out

    The Space: Inside to Out

    Designed as a group of pavilions, this Modernist-style villa offers the best of indoor-outdoor living

    • Portfolio
    • 2 min. read
    Mar 22nd, 2014
  • All for the Love of Art

    All for the Love of Art

    Bashar Al Shroogi, the founder of Cuadro gallery, talks about art and some of his other private passions

    • The Lifestyle
    • 3 min. read
    Mar 21st, 2014
  • Wealth is on the move

    Wealth is on the move

    The global millionaires map is changing, as wealth shifts from old to new economies

    • The Market
    • 3 min. read
    Mar 20th, 2014
  • World of Water

    World of Water

    No feeling quite compares to living on the waterfront and Dubai offers many different ways to do so - and to take maximum advantage of the city's coastal location

    • Neighbourhoods
    • 2 min. read
    Mar 19th, 2014
  • Luxurious Island Living on Nurai

    Luxurious Island Living on Nurai

    With stunning architecture, absolute privacy and your toes in the sand of your own private beach, life doesn't get much better than in one of Nurai Island's world-class villas

    • Portfolio
    • 3 min. read
    Mar 18th, 2014
  • There's No Place Like Home

    There's No Place Like Home

    Alfred Dunhill's concept of Homes goes a step beyond the usual luxury-brand store - and hopes to change the way men shop

    • The Lifestyle
    • 3 min. read
    Mar 17th, 2014
  • Al Fresco Living, High in the Sky

    Al Fresco Living, High in the Sky

    Living high above the world provides a sense of space and freedom - and a large terrace greatly enhances the appeal

    • Portfolio
    • 2 min. read
    Mar 16th, 2014
  • Past Perfect for Watch Lovers

    Past Perfect for Watch Lovers

    As interest in vintage watches grows, collectors have a new source of treasure, here in Dubai

    • The Lifestyle
    • 2 min. read
    Mar 15th, 2014
  • Rev Up for Le Rêve

    Rev Up for Le Rêve

    Demand for premium apartments in Dubai is on the up, with stubborn negotiators losing out as prices creep higher

    • Neighbourhoods
    • 3 min. read
    Mar 14th, 2014