When a long weekend rolls around, short trips from Dubai should be at the top of your travel agenda. For awesome weekend getaways from Dubai, here are 5 destinations you should check out.
1. Paphos, Cyprus
Why you’ll love it: As the 2017 European Capital of Culture, it’s the perfect time to visit this Mediterranean island escape. With year-round sun, awesome beaches and plenty of history (the whole city of Paphos is a UNESCO-listed), it’s one of the best short trips from Dubai.
Must-see: Tombs of the Kings