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Paris will have the hottest luxury housing market in 2020, according to Knight Frank.

How the world’s top 15 luxury housing markets will perform in 2020

Paris is expected to have the strongest luxury real-estate market this year, while cities like New York, London, and Dubai will see prices fall.
Crowds converging on Machu Picchu in Peru.

22 destinations that were ruined by tourists over the past decade

From Machu Picchu to Venice and Burning Man, here's a look at some of the destinations we're loving to death.

This building in Dubai is the largest 3D-printed structure in the world — and it took just 3 workers and a printer to build it

Already home to the tallest building in the world, Dubai can now claim the largest 3D printed building, which will be used as a government office.
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, prime minister of the UAE (L) and Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed, foreign minister of the UAE (R.)

2019 was supposed to be a landmark ‘Year of Tolerance’ in the UAE. It didn’t turn out that way.

The UAE cracked down on dissidents, did nothing to counter the oppression of Muslims in Kashmir and Xinjiang, and saw the wife of its leader flee.
Me in the women-only carriage of the Dubai Metro, and the view from the front of the carriage, where there isn't a driver.

I rode the women-only subway car in Dubai, and while it has some plus points it’s not something I’d want to see everywhere

Dubai's metro has a women and children carriage where men can be fined for entering — though the rule doesn't seem that strictly enforced.
Me in the women-only carriage of the Dubai Metro, and the view from the front of the carriage, where there isn't a driver.

I rode the women-only subway car in Dubai, and while it has some plus points it’s not something I’d want to see everywhere

Dubai's metro has a women and children carriage where men can be fined for entering — though the rule doesn't seem that strictly enforced.
Not everyone would consider this China beach a "paradise for beach vacationers."

Disappointing photos show what 9 top luxury destinations look like in real life

Dubai is known for its luxury shopping and hotels, giant malls, and modern architecture, but photos show the city doesn't always live up to the hype.

I visited the top of the tallest building in the world, and it was a colossal waste of time

While the Burj Khalifa in Dubai is a marvel from below, heading to the top is an exhausting, overhyped, and, frankly, boring experience.
I went to Ski Dubai in the Mall of the Emirates in November.

I tried out Dubai’s indoor ski slope in the desert — but while it’s undeniably a technical marvel, the novelty doesn’t last lo...

Going from the desert heat to Ski Dubai in the Mall of the Emirates was a pretty surreal experience, but one that quickly grew repetitive.

I tried out Dubai’s indoor ski slope in the desert — but while it’s undeniably a technical marvel, the novelty doesn’t last lo...

Going from the desert heat to Ski Dubai in the Mall of the Emirates was a pretty surreal experience, but one that quickly grew repetitive.