Family and Children

With summer days passing by and September just around the corner, you might be looking at squeezing in more short trip with your family before the kids finally head back to school. It’s the perfect time to kick back, relax and head to a destination not so far away from home. Not just that, these weekend destinations are super easy on your pocket.

Although many of us now rely on the convenience of our trusted iCals, writing your daily to-do in a chic day planner never really goes out of style. With the holiday season quickly approaching, get a head-start on planning for the rest of the year and the next one with’s range of stylish agendas.

Summer has most definitely hit Dubai. The days are long, the air is thick and most of us spend our weekends looking for indoor activities! The lucky few who have found ways to escape the heat will, surely, by now, be running out of ways to keep the kids busy. Relax. We’ve got you covered. Whether you’re traveling abroad, on a mini staycation or looking for a quick entertainment fix, check out the below family-friendly options for some ‘cool’ ideas.

With a new academic year around the corner, children are gearing up to return to school. Home Centre’s kids’ collection has been designed to keep kids inspired and refreshed through the year.

It was a delightful Eid Al Fitr for children at two hospitals of Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA) - Sheikh Khalifa Medical City and Al Mafraq Hospital, as the iconic characters from Yas Waterworld stopped by to celebrate with them on the joyous occasion. Dana and Sultan, the main characters of the Emirati-themed waterpark’s ‘Legend of the Lost Pearl’, spread laughter and happiness among the hospital’s youngest patients while surprising them with presents on behalf of the Yas Waterworld team during the visit.