Fancy exploring the stars? Dutch company the Space Expedition Corporation is offering UAE residents the opportunity to spend an hour in space. At Dhs367,000 (if you’re packing that sort of cash), you’ll get to hurtle towards zero gravity at a frankly horrifying 4,000kmph to an altitude of over 100km. Only one person per trip is permitted on the Lynx Mark II space shuttle. Aside from the expense, participants in the trip need to be over the age of 18 and less than two metres tall.
Fly to space from the UAE
New Dhs367,000 service to visit the stratosphere
Blue and white walkways have been installed in more places
Prepare for a 5km and 13km course at Dubai’s Jebel Ali Racecourse next month
Get deals at restaurants including Zheng He’s and Palace Downtown
You’ll also get discounts at spas, bars and restaurants
Whether you’re surfing, floating, or plummeting, here’s where to make a splash