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Fast Four

For the 20 years it’s been in production, Subaru’s WRX has made itself an icon. And in STI-guise, it has further cemented its legendary status – there isn’t another vehicle that has offered so much ability, so much tuning potential, so much fun, and been so reliable for such a low price. And while there’s no disputing the car’s brilliance, as the WRX STI hit the second-hand market, massive stereos and huge exhaust pipes seemed to become synonymous with the ‘Rex’.

What’s in my travel bag: Mohamed Abu Issa

Riding 900km on a quad bike across varied terrain may not sound like the most comfortable way to spend a day, but Mohamed Abu Issa makes a living from it. One of the most famous races he enters, the Dakar Rally, has stages of this distance, and in 2014 Mohamed became the first Qatari ever to complete it riding a quad. He is currently preparing for the next Dakar race in January.

Phuket family holiday treasures revealed

Having explored the streets and shorelines of Phuket with her kids in tow, long-term resident Lana Willocks offers an insider’s look at the island’s top spots for travelling families.

Qatar Airways Holidays
March
 

Oryx presents its insider’s tips for places to visit in March. Explore Jordan’s ancient heritage and stunning landscapes, relax in Jamaica’s tropical paradise, and experience Pattaya’s rich...

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City squares  

Squares don’t just provide beautiful architecture, urban buzz, and a place to linger: they encapsulate the soul of their surrounding cities. Here are five of the best.

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Camel racing
The sport of sheikhs
 

To experience a truly historic Qatari sport, head west into the desert from Doha during the winter months.

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Qatar
the Desert Destination
 

On Qatar National Day, this desert nation proudly honours its history and looks forward to welcoming visitors to its shores with a host of events in 2016.

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Culinary Rise
Through the Stars
 

Berlin resident Rachael Vance guides us through the culinary rise and transformation of this northern European metropolis. Still burgeoning with new ideas and a freedom of spirit since reunification a quarter of a...

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Designer chocolate  

When an inventor father went into business with his artistically minded daughter, a unique way of making and presenting chocolate resulted. Greg Sunning talks to Choc on Choc co-founder Flo Broughton about their...

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Coffee houses to
put a spring in your step
 

From timeless classics to modern independent coffee houses, there’s more than one way to enjoy your coffee, but all of them celebrate one of the world’s oldest and most complex drinks in style. For an...

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24 Hours
in Los Angeles
 

Los Angeles has so much visual ambition it’s hard to know where to start. The dream-like hotels and restaurants of Beverly Hills...

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