Custom Show Emirates Races Ahead In Its Fourth Lap
Preparations are in full swing for the highly anticipated fourth consecutive edition of Custom Show Emirates (CSE) 2018, which is set to return from 05 April – 07 April 2018 at ADNEC, Abu Dhabi, after three thrilling editions, that have cemented its position as one of the most exciting automotive event of the region.
Land Rover Announces Inspirational Jordanian Adventurer, Mostafa Salameh, As Brand Ambassador For MENA
One of the few people in the world to complete the Grand Slam of Mountaineering and Polar Adventure has teamed up with Land Rover to promote the spirit of Above & BeyondFilm series adds to Land Rover’s #MYLAND campaign
Trapped By Ice, I've Never Felt So Free Alban Michon's Arctic Expedition
His mission is to solo cross and arctic dive along the mythical Northwest Passage, the sea route that connects the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans through the Canadian Arctic Archipelago.
One Breath Diving And Spearfishing Exhibition Set For January 2018
The third edition of the expo will be takes place on January 12th-13th 2018 at the Dubai World Trade Centre
Cave Discoveries In Oman
Discovering & Exploring Caves
Tested Tough In Mount Elbrus
Tested Tough In Mount Elbrus
A Year In Oman
A Year In Oman
Diving with Giants
Three hundred miles off the coast of Baja, California exists the remnants of an ancient volcano known as Roca Partida. Discovered by Spanish explorers in the early 1600s, this tiny uninhabited island is just a speck in a vast and empty seascape. Its only topside inhabitants are the birds that flock to the area, but beneath the surface it boasts one of the most impressive spectacles of pelagic marine life on the planet.
Ziad's Over Landy
Name: Zaid SiwadyNationality: JordanianOccupation: Owner of @Project Over Landy Instagram Visual Blog, Overland Enthusiast, Aerial VideographerVehicle: Land Rover Defender 110 2012 Station Wagon
Home Is Where You Park It : Gear Edition
One year. 37 countries. 57,987 kilometres. A lifetime of memories. Years of planning had gone into this epic journey and within the blink of an eye it was over!
Trekking In Kashmir
My first Kashmir Trek for five days was in the Tosa Maidan and the Greater Lakes in the Bugdam District. We started in the village of Khag Shanglipora where we met the porters and the horses who were tasked with carrying the tents, big backpacks and the food including live chickens!
Dalat Ultra Trail
70km in the City of Eternal Spring
Intro To UAE Trail Running: Wadi Showka
Urban Ultra hosts trail running events at Wadi Showka in Ras Al Khaimah twice a year, attracting hundreds of local trail runners from novices to elites.
Footprints In The Himalayas
In April, Gulf for Good took two groups of challengers trekking in the Himalayas: one to Bhutan with British adventurer Adrian Hayes, and the other to the Gokyo Lakes in the Everest region.
I’m curled up with my knees bent towards my chest, my head only able to move a few centimetres above me otherwise I will hit the sharp rock above. I can hear the wind whistle and whirl around me, as I lay in this animal lair.
What Makes Bali A Tourists' Delight?
Bandana Jain explores the gorgeous green paddies, idyllic beaches and kaleidoscopic sunsets to find an island that is melting pot of multifarious experiences.
Summer Camping In The UAE And Oman
As many expats head home to cooler climes for the summer, there are many more who stay in the UAE throughout the hottest months. Many of these will still venture into the desert with their 4x4s, heading home after a moonlit BBQ; a handful of others will attempt to camp overnight in the sandpit.
Winter Flashback: Climbing Halgurd Mountain in Iraq
At just over 3,600 meters in elevation, Halgurd Mountain is one of the few snow-covered peaks in the Middle East that is worthy of summiting. In January, I took a group of eight colleagues on an overnight winter trek in the Zagros Mountains, 170 kilometres northeast of Erbil, Iraq.
Marathon Des Sables: Sam's Bucket List Challenge
It’s 02:00 in the moonlit desert and Sam has been running up and down the sand dunes in Morocco for 60 kilometres on the fourth day of the Marathon des Sables when things get ugly.
The 27th edition of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge, the region’s first World Championship level motorsport event, took place at the start of April, and there was great cause for celebration amongst the UAE and GCC competitors taking part as they outclassed their international rivals.
Summer Running in Dubai
Summer is upon us. Embrace it. Enjoy it. Summers in Dubai present many opportunities to improve your fitness and prepare for your next challenge.
Training In The Heat
Having lived in Phoenix, Arizona, for the past three years and recently being in the Middle East, I have had my fair share of training/living in the heat.
Alphonse Island: A Tropical Fishing Paradise In The Seychelles
The Seychelles is an archipelago located North of Madagascar, and it mainly consists of small coral islands, atolls and reefs. The Seychelles is known for its beautiful palm beaches, but it is also home to some of the best and most diverse tropical saltwater fly fishing in the world.
Exploring Waterfalls & Wadis
I love exploring new places that I have not seen before; it creates a great sense of adventure and excitement.
2 AM, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan: Stepping out of the airport in the middle of the night, fully loaded with ski bags, two heavy trolleys, backpacks and ski boots in our hands, we were cordially welcomed and immediately surrounded by a crowd of taxi drivers who offered their service.
Dubai International Bicycle Exhibition
The Dubai International Bicycle Exhibition makes its debut at the Dubai World Trade Centre from January 12th-13th, 2018 and is gearing up to be one of the most important cycling events in the Middle East.
Englishwoman Wins Inaugural Spartan Women's Sprint
Jess Towl, a former pro triathlete and an in-demand CrossFit coach, put her extensive experience to use, bagging the top honours at the XDubai, Spartan Women’s Sprint, the first ladies-only Spartan race in the Middle East and Africa region that was held at the Jebel Ali Race Course on December 16.
Urban Ultra - It's Origins In The UAE
Urban-Ultra was founded by a passionate team of women that have made the trail running scene in the UAE a more family friendly, outdoors mad, ultra-distance hungry community of people. How did it all happen?
Al Dhafra Festival 2017
• Camel beauty tougher than ever to judge• New dagger initiative launched• First Emirati woman in Classic Car competition
Walk 7 Emirates Walked By: Umesh Goel And Devendra Singh
It was Nov 30th 2017, the Martyrs Day. The UAE was gearing up to celebrate its 46th National Day. People were in a holiday mood and busy planning the long weekend. Amidst this festive fervour, there were two Indian expatriates who were thinking a tad differently.