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The UAE is an amalgamation of all that a traveler could ever wish for. Bringing together the High-life of Dubai and Abu Dhabi, the culture-bound Sharjah, the peculiarity of Ajman & Umm Al Quain.

There are theme parks in Dubai dedicated to superhero characters from Hollywood. But there is another that covers all of Hollywood. Built as a part of Dubai parks and resorts, the Motiongate offers an unmatched experience by combining together three of the major studios in Hollywood. Movie themes and characters from DreamWorks animation, Lionsgate, Columbia...
Wild Wadi is not the biggest waterpark in Dubai. But it is quite large. And only second in the matter of the total area. In fact, it is right behind the Aquaventure water theme park if you only take size into account. And if you try to judge between them to find out a clear...
If you ever wondered which is the largest waterpark in the middle east, here is the answer. Located on the tip of the wondrous Palm Jumeirah — the largest artificial island in the world, and probably also in human history — the Aquaventure water park takes the title for the largest water-themed park in Dubai...
You will find mosques in every few hundred meters in Dubai. But among these numerous mosques, the Jumeirah mosque stands out for several reasons. It is among the few mosques that are open for non-Muslims to visit. It is also the most beautiful mosque in the emirate. To understand the significance of this mosque in...
If you are looking for theme parks in Dubai to celebrate your weekend, you will be spoilt for choice. There is a slew of them, each rivaling the other. In this listicle, we will cover all the major theme parks in Dubai. 1. Aquaventure Waterpark Not the very first water park in Dubai, but arguably...
Dubai is one of the best places to shop in the world as it offers shoppers not only the best items to shop but also a unique shopping experience. Its shopping malls and shopping plazas offer you everything that you ever aspired to. However, all this dwarfed by the mother of all shopping, “Dubai Shopping...
What is Gold Souk Dubai is referred to as the City of Gold and not without any reason. It has the world’s only dedicated Gold market, popularly called as Gold Souk. Dubai, from very early on, realized the potential of gold and, more importantly, purity of gold to its economy. Gold in Dubai is considered...
The name Dubai has become a synonym for shopping. All who come to this remarkable city fancy buying some great stuff for themselves and their loved ones. Well, what can make you so happy than going home with a lot of shopping bags? Shopping in Dubai is something that both the tourists and residents equally...
There are a lot of music fountains in UAE. However, there is none like the Dubai Fountain. UAE has a unique romance with water in general, and you will find a lot of squares where water is an essential element of landscaping. This love for water has inspired Emaar to build something huge, innovative, and...
UAE is well-known for its architectural feat. Apart from the skyscrapers, the design of the mosques is alluring and stands testimony to the architectural excellence of the country. Culture and elegance meet at the mosques in the UAE, and Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is one of the most beautiful mosques here. It is located in...
Sharjah is a mostly unexplored Emirate in the UAE. Here is a list of Seven places that are not well known among the tourists.
Green Mubazzarah is a lush green plain in Al Ain surrounded by tall hills of dry and hard rocks. The park is at the foot of the biggest mountain in Abu Dhabi — the Jebel Hafeet. Also the second biggest in the UAE. It is the spring that originates from this mountain that has greenified...
City walk was presented to the public in 2013. It added a new landmark to the nearby area of Jumeirah and became a modern icon in Dubai. City walk was built by the famous developer Meraas known for its chic destinations with unique flavors. Like every other destination by them, city walk also has a...
Al Khawaneej is home to some unique parks in Dubai. In March 2019, there opened yet another park in the area. This latest addition to the list of parks in Khawaneej is special by many measures. The Quranic park is the first-ever Quran inspired park in the world. Islam is deeply rooted in Arab culture....
Al Ain was home to the former ruler of Abu Dhabi, the late Sheikh Zayed. Its geography is very different from the Abu Dhabi town. Al Ain is a lot greener. Our subject matter for this blog, Jebel Hafeet, lies on the outskirts of Al ain district. The southeastern side of it, to be exact....
Meraas is known for its eccentric take on shopping destinations. They have a long list of constructions which are unique in their themes; the beach-themed La Mer, Al Seef which takes you back to the heritage of Dubai, the adventure themed Hatta, Bluewaters Island, and many more. The list is long. It is evident, even...
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.  Click here to read about the best places...
Tourists coming to Dubai often have this question in their minds. People in the US and UK are used to drinking water directly taken from their taps. So what about Dubai? Generally speaking, yes, you can drink the tap water in Dubai. But there is a catch to this. Water supply in Dubai Dubai is...
Time is the most valuable thing in life. When you devote your time to someone, it shows that he/she is important to you. So, the best and easiest way to express your love is by finding some time only for your beloved. Simply giving time won’t win the game, make plans along with that. How...
When you decide Dubai as the destination for your holiday, it is not easy to list the things which attracted you towards the city. Even if you start to note it down, the list is endless. Dubai is known for a lot of things, including the world-renowned towers, shopping malls, adventure parks, and the deserts...
Most museums are there to preserve and record the history for the coming generations. There are a lot of great opportunities for anyone who wishes to learn about the history and traditions of Dubai. Although not located in any of the major geographical regions, there have been human settlements that centered around Creek thousands of...
When Dubai stands proudly with all its high rises, innovations, and matchless luxurious experiences, one factor is reducing its charm a bit. It is the sweltering heat that disappoints the ardent travelers to have fun in the city. But, the city never let anything affect its magical feel, and summer is no exception. It has...
Dubai is an all-time favorite city of travel buffs. Despite the record-breaking wonders, numerous huge shopping malls, beaches, and adventure parks, the desert climate may sometimes give you a second thought. But, if you visit the city during the winter, you are going to love it for sure. However, you have to consider another thing...
Before Dubai Mall opened and took away the title of the biggest mall in the UAE, that honor was held by Mall of the Emirates. Mall of the Emirates was opened in 2005.
Apart from the sumptuous image of Dubai, the city has a rich cultural identity. It cherishes the traditions and heritage of Islam since time immemorial. These age-old traditions are reflected in some of its historical spots. It is a good idea to start a journey to explore these places if you are interested in delving...
Everyone would wish to take their better half to the best place under the sky for a honeymoon. You may have been thinking for a long time to decide the location. In fact, there are innumerable beautiful places in this world. But, if you want her to have all options from stunning cityscape, soulful beaches,...
Kayaking is the best way to fall in love with water. Move along the waves and see some beautiful views. It is indeed a great idea to make your day. You can have a solo ride or enjoy the journey in the company of your loved one. How about paddling your way and exploring new...