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September 5, 2019
Falcons and falconry were entwined with Emirati culture for thousands of years. Because they have been an integral part of Bedouin lives for many millennia, there is no evidence to when the Arabs actually started domesticating these birds in the desert. In the olden days, Bedouin Arabs used them mainly for hunting. In the arid...
Abu Dhabi is the capital of the UAE and the emirate that spreads over the most area. Despite being a modern city with well-planned urban landscaping, Abu Dhabi holds on to its heritage. Some of the buildings here appear like those straight out of mythical Arabian legends.  Its skyline has lofty futuristic skyscrapers and traditional...