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...s largest hand-loomed carpet, the fastest roller coaster, the highest high tea, the tower with the greatest lean, the largest cluster of cultural buildings of the 21st century – UAE capital Abu Dhabi isn't afraid to challenge world records. Welcome to an exciting city where nothing stands still…except perhaps the herons in its mangroves.For those looking to engage with Gulf culture, Abu...
Let the moths out of your wallet and live the good life.
Dubai and Abu Dhabi are a stirring alchemy of profound traditions and ambitious futuristic vision.Let’s Shop!With Emiratis making up only a fraction of the population, Dubai and Abu Dhabi are bustling microcosm...
Bag the best souvenirs - and bargains - on your travels.
...ls, indoor ski slopes and palatial beach resorts. But beyond the glitter awaits a diverse mosaic of six more emirates, each with its own character and allure.An hour's drive south, oil-rich Abu Dhabi, the UAE capital, is positioning itself as a hub of culture, sport and leisure. Beyond looms the vast Al Gharbia region, which is dominated by the northern reaches of the Rub' Al Khali deser...
Broaden your horizons by travelling as a family.
Set the stage for a travel fantasy.
Far below your aeroplane window the world looks beige, flat, hot and dusty. You circle in for the final approach to Abu Dhabi on one leg of your journey to or from your latest business trip. Your flight has been smooth, the food good, the flight attendants smiling and the seats comfortable. You’re so refreshed, in...
Follow your instinct for adventure, not the herd.
Back in the day you'd have to travel through the desert on a camel for 5 days to stumble across Al-ain, The UAE's half of the Buraimi Oasis east of Abu Dhabi. These days it's an easy two hour drive, but the joy of arrival is no less intense: a cool climate, verdant streets and kitschy decorated roundabouts are welcoming features of this town.
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