To understand Abu Dhabi's psyche, you have to engage with the water. The sea defines life here, whether as a reminder of seafaring heritage, as a place of play, or as a 'must-have' view of the city skyline. Jump aboard an inflatable craft and see how the coast defines the capital.
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