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In case you missed it, Dubai Holding has announced it will build the mother of all malls, the Mall of the World.
The Al Sufouh Tramway is a step in the right direction to alleviate the terrible traffic in Dubai.
Earlier this week the International Solar Car Federation, along with Masdar and ADNOC announced the first Abu Dhabi Challenge solar car race.
The highlight of Abu Dhabi is undoubtedly the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque--notably the small details.
Tomorrow marks the start of the Abu Dhabi Ascent, a two-day high level meeting the UN has called to push forward global action on climate change.
Defined simply, fatteh is a starch slathered with layers of goodness topped with a garnish--in our case, it was bread, hummus, yogurt, minced meat and pine nuts.
Dominating the skyline of Abu Dhabi, the 82 domes at the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque soar into the sky.
As you get closer to Liwa, the dunes start to rise and they are layered with stretches of green from the area’s timeless oases.
One example of Abu Dhabi’s rapid development is Al Mayrah Island, which is becoming another booming pocket of commerce and tourism.
As you complete the drive down the E-22 highway from Abu Dhabi to Al Ain in the United Arab Emirates, terra cotta-hued sand dunes rise above the highway.
At the base of Jebel Hafeet is the Green Mubazzarah, a lush verdant area offering a sharp contrast to much of the desert in Abu Dhabi.
In the Middle East, the Hafeet Mountains between the Khatm al Shakla border crossing and Wadi Jizzi checkpoint is an incredible area to explore in Oman.