Dubai Food Festival, Dubai’s annual citywide culinary celebration, will return from February 22 – March 10, with a range of events, activities and promotions across the city. The highlights of the 2018 edition will include Dubai Restaurant Week, Beach Canteen, Hidden Gems, Taste of Dubai and more.   READ MORE


A thrilling year of Classy Dubai, packed with impressive events, is drawing to a close. We met so many fascinating people again. Like tens of thousands of others, they shape the city with their initiatives, ideas and personality. Many of them have become friendships, which makes us very grateful. Much exciting is now also for 2018 already at the start. We cannot await to share this with you.  READ MORE

You just hesitated a few months to shop some gifts and - bada bing - its Christmas. Every year the same procedure. Therefore, we kept our gifts tips for the moment where they are vital to survival. That's now. These are our personally tested recommendations as lifestyle experts.




The 46th UAE National Day is just round the corner and we will be celebrating 46 years since the UAE’s six emirates united. Like every year, this day will be celebrated by flag-raising ceremonies, parades, parties and the main attraction - the magnificent fireworks that will enlighten the UAE skies.  READ MORE



November arrives finally and the outside Dubai lifestyle we adore is in full swing. From food, art, sports or music, we bring you our monthly round-up of new things to do in Dubai.  READ MORE


Amazing Dubai, the first-ever musical in English about Dubai, is set to premiere at the Madinat Theatre, Souk Madinat Jumeirah on Wednesday, 4th October. Featuring multi-national UAE based talent, Amazing Dubai is a spectacular telling of the Emirate’s journey from a small fishing community in the 1800s  to one of the most modern metropolises in the world.   READ MORE 

Hello October - Our TOP10 picks for this month

A gourmet event, Opera in the park, a Spa pampering package, Full Moon Yoga…. 

October is here and there’s so much to get excited about this month. We’ve rounded up to 10 things you should do this month.  READ MORE

Alserkal Avenue marks opening of new Art Season

The contemporary art galleries on the Avenue present strong lineup of exhibitions alongside new openings and strong performing arts calendar for September. Alserkal Avenue has announced a rich programme of exhibitions and events to open the art season this September. The contemporary art galleries in the Avenue will show work from a strong selection of artists from across the MENASA region.  READ MORE

Hello September - Our top 10 pick to do this month

Finally we're already nearing the end of the hot summer. It's September, people returning back from their holiday destinations, kids going back to school, the busy life has us back and the long awaiting winter is coming closer. We're going to be making the most out of this month with the re-opening of rooftop bars, beach dining, spa treatments, special menus and exciting events.   READ MORE 

Where to watch Eid Al-Adha Fireworks in Dubai

A long weekend is waiting for us and in celebration of Eid Al-Adha, starting on September 1, the skies of the UAE are set to lighting up for a lot of fireworks. Here is a round-up of where you can best watch the shows. READ MORE

Pearlescence Event Part IV – "Achieve your goals & turn fear into fuel" 

Fear is part of the human experience. We all have fear. The question is, how do we make sure our fears don’t hold us back from achieving success? Cordelia of Pearlescence took action and invited for the LustreAspire party to let women share their experience how to face fear and get rid of them. Read More

Thomas Anders Live in Dubai

Dubai‘s music event at the long weekend. Singer, composer and producer, Thomas Anders is in town and performes a concert in the Music Hall at Zabeel Saray on Saturday, 22nd of April. Classy Dubai will report about the gala concert of the voice of Modern Talking. We spoke to Thomas in advance. Read more

Pearlescence Part III -  Overcome your business challenges

Cordelia Henry is often dubbed as the “Oprah” of the Middle East. She is a prime example of what it means to live fearlessly and do anything you can dream of! ....Find out the storytellers personally experiences becoming financial independent alongside building a successful business career. Read more

Radical Card - Stil und PS

Was verbindet Motorsport mit Lifestyle? Radical, eine außer-gewöhnliche Sportwagen-Marke. Wir trafen uns mit Ludovic Loffreda vom französischen Lucco-Team, das die Tabelle des Radical Cup ME anführt. Das Duo Loffreda/Lutter hatte am Tag zuvor das 20 Runden lange Rennen gewonnen. Read more


Pearlescence Part II - A Man is not a financial Plan 

It was another fantastic evening of fun and inspiration as we explore the theme “A Man is not a Financial Plan”. .... But we have learned from the personal experience of the High-Level Ladies Speaker how important it is to become more in control of our financial affairs and to be financially independent from a man. Read more

Die Highlights der Downtown Design Dubai

Dubai zählt zu den wenigen Metropolen die die Macht des Designs nicht bloß kennen, sondern sie allerorten nutzen, städtebauliche Zeichen zu setzen. Ob unverwechselbare Gebäude wie der Burj Khalifa, der Burj Al Arab oder die Emirates Towers; die als Symbole Dubais in der ganzen Welt erkannt werden oder die ins Meer gebauten künstliche Inseln – der Kreativität sind keine Grenzen                                                                                     gesetzt. Read more


Mondän und urban - Design Days Dubai

Kunst zum Anfassen und drauf sitzen. ... Am besten Platz – direkt neben dem Burj Khalifa – sind die Leinwand-Hallen stets das sichere Zeichen, etwas Mondänes ist im Schwange. Exklusive Fashion- oder Designausstellungen, die es zu besuchen sich unbedingt lohnt. Read more

Der Yes! Faktor

Heute Dubai, morgen Südafrika, übermorgen in Deutschland: Einzigartige 

Hochzeiten, Parties, Shoperöffnungen – geplant, designt und „dirigiert“ Yes!Events  

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Erste Cabaret Show in Dubai

Glitzer, Glamour und düstere Wahrheiten. „Sirens of the Silver Screen“ (Sirenen der Leinwand) markiert als erstes Cabaret in den UAE einen Meilenstein in der Welt der Unterhaltung. Die Show taucht in das Leben des 20. Jahrhunderts ein; von Judy Garland, Audrey Hepburn und Marilyn Monroe. Read more

Dubai Design District "d3" 

Die beständig wachsenden Wohn-, Arbeits- und Freizeitkomplexe der Millionenmetropole in der wir leben,......... Dubai erlebt die stetige Umsetzung einer Vision. Ein für Unternehmer, Künstler und Designer in aller Welt gleichermaßen bahnbrechendes Projekt hatte im April Premiere. Dubais Design District d3.   Read more

Pre-Launch der "Beach Canteen"

Am als "Kite Beach" bekannten Strand hat die „Beach Canteen“ einen attraktiven Platz gefunden – mit Blick auf den Burj Al Arab und den Burj Khalifa gleichermaßen. Rustikal in Containern, hochklassig im Anspruch, stellen sich 11 originale in Dubai                                 entwickelte Restaurant-Konzepte vor.  Read more


Antike Schätze aus Europa

Interessiert betrachten zwei japanische Frauen das antike Telefon auf dem Tisch....alte Schreibmaschine. Koffer, Möbel, Lampen, ... Es ist ein Gefühl wie auf einem der großen Flohmärkte in Paris oder Deutschland. Nur dass man gar nicht in Europa ist – sondern in Dubai. Read  more

Dubai Shoppingfestival - Die Kaufrausch Saison ist eröffnet

Die Boulevards und selbst die Highways sind festlich geschmückt. Palmen funkeln und glitzern, phantasievoll und reich illuminiert. Es ist wieder Shoppingfestival. Und nicht irgendeines – Dubai feiert sein 20igsten Festival.

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