Published on MailOnline on 30th September 2016:

Fascinating culture, beguiling history and some very generous hospitality: Why the ban on booze won’t stop you being spellbound by Sharjah in the UAE

Published on MailOnline on 28th September 2016:

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For someone who does more than her share of wine tasting and has never been ‘into’ religion, Sharjah, perhaps the most conservative of the emirates and the only dry state in the UAE, is probably a strange choice of destination to visit.

Before I land, I knew virtually nothing about the place but in no time at all, I discover that it’s rich in culture and perfect for families.

And the 16 museums in Sharjah city, the capital of the Emirate of Sharjah, are just as good a place as any to start.

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