Five things to do today: fly an A380 in a simulator and enter a cake-decorating competition judged by Cake Boss Buddy Valastro

Fly an A380 in a simulator; enter a cake-decorating competition judged by Cake Boss Buddy Valastro; indulge in an Indian iftar at Kwality; enjoy deals on skin treatments at Rebecca Treston at Euromed; and sign up for The Happiness Program.

The iPILOT A380 simulator at Magic Planet. Courtesy iPILOT
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Fly an A380 in the iPILOT simulator, a total-immersion experience in an enclosed cockpit that actual pilots use for training. Instructors will accompany visitors to give an overview and explain the procedures before take-off or landing at airports worldwide. From Dh270, Magic Planet, Mirdif City Centre, Dubai,

Enter a cake decorating competition for the chance to have your masterpiece judged by the American baker Buddy Valastro, the star of the TV show Cake Boss, and the Emirates Palace pastry chef Alexander Haebe. Winning cakes will be showcased at Emirates Palace. Enter for free by July 31 and bring your cake to Emirates Palace on August 9,

Indulge in an Indian iftar at Kwality with a buffet of soups, vegetarian and non-vegetarian starters and main courses, breads, biryani and desserts. From sunset to midnight, from Dh59 for adults, Dh30 for children aged 6-12, free for children under 6, Salaam Street, Abu Dhabi, 02 672 7337,

Visit Rebecca Treston at Euromed to treat your skin and enjoy one free treatment when you buy two Pristine Vitamin C express facials or get a free mesotherapy treatment when you buy two Pristine Plus Carboxy therapy facials. From Dh700 for the express facials, from Dh1,200 for the therapy facials, Villa 611, Jumeirah Beach Road, Dubai, 04 394 5422,

Sign up for The Happiness Program and take part in yoga, meditation, breathing techniques and games that reduce stress and enhance overall health and well-being. From July 20 to 25, 6.30pm to 9.30pm, Dh750 includes lifetime membership to the Art of Living Foundation, 7th floor, Emsons building, Electra Street, Abu Dhabi,, 02 676 0121