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Historical visit of Pope Francis to the UAE @Abu Dhabi, 3-5 Feb 2019

Historical visit of Pope Francis to the UAE @Abu Dhabi, 3-5 Feb 2019

Historical visit of Pope Francis to the UAE @Abu Dhabi, 3-5 Feb 2019 The visit coincides with the UAE’s celebration of the Year of Tolerance, which was declared by H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, president of the UAE in December 2018. In a video message released by the Vatican on Thursday ahead of his visit, Pope Francis extended his warm greetings to the people of the UAE and described the emirates as a “country which strives to be a model for co-existence and human fraternity and meeting point of different civilisations and cultures”. The Vatican said the pope had…

Festive Season 2018 in Abu Dhabi

Festive Season 2018 in Abu Dhabi

Winter Wonderland @ Al Maryah Island The Galleria on Al Maryah Island will be transformed into a winter wonderland this Christmas. And the festive fun kicks off with an awesome tree-lighting ceremony on December 13, which is open for everyone to attend. From December 13 to 26, the island’s waterfront promenade and The Galleria will be full of Christmas cheer, with festive holiday décor, fun family friendly activities, holiday shopping and themed dining options. Festive Season @ The Mall The Mall at World Trade Center Abu Dhabi is staking a claim to be the ultimate place to enjoy the festive season…

UAE National Day 2018: Celebration in Abu Dhabi

UAE National Day 2018: Celebration in Abu Dhabi

UAE National Day 2018: Celebration in Abu Dhabi This year marks the 47th annual National Day and it will honour the UAE’s founding father,  the late H. H. Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, more than ever before. In line with this year’s Year of Zayed celebrations, the festivities in Abu Dhabi are running under the theme of ‘This is Zayed. This is the UAE’ on December 2. And from mega public gatherings and spectacular showcases to stunning art exhibitions, there’s a lot going on this National Day. The official celebrations at Zayed Sports City Held at Zayed Sports City…

The Baltic Sea Philharmonic @ Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi on 11th November 2018

The Baltic Sea Philharmonic @ Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi on 11th November 2018

The Baltic Sea Philharmonic @ Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi on 11th November 2018 Baltic Sea Philharmonic and Kristjan Järvi to make historic ‘Waterworks’ tour of UAE in November 2018 The Baltic Sea Philharmonic will give its first ever concerts in the Middle East this November, presenting its revolutionary ‘Waterworks’ programme – a new dimension to experience music – in collaboration Sunbeam Productions on a tour of the United Arab Emirates. Kristjan Järvi will conduct the orchestra in performances at Abu Dhabi’s Emirates Palace on 11 November and the Dubai Opera on 14 November. The tour marks the climax of the Baltic Sea…

Warner Bros World Abu Dhabi opens on 25th July 2018

Warner Bros World Abu Dhabi opens on 25th July 2018

Press Release Warner Bros World Abu Dhabi opens on 25th July 2018 Miral, Abu Dhabi’s creator of destinations, announced today that Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, an indoor theme park will open its doors to the public on 25th of July 2018. When the highly-anticipated Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi opens this Summer, it will feature six immersive lands including DC’s Metropolis and Gotham City, as well as Cartoon Junction, Bedrock, Dynamite Gulch and Warner Bros. Plaza. Tickets available now at www.wbworld.com. “The launch of Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi is yet another milestone in the Emirate’s journey to further enrich its tourism…

Ladies Day @ Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi on Thursday, 28th June 2018

Ladies Day @ Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi on Thursday, 28th June 2018 Ladies Day: Back by popular demand!! Abu Dhabi’s favourite ladies only event is back: Thursday 28 June, from 10am until 11pm. The normal price of the ticket is AED 265. For your subscribers I will be offering a special price of AED 150 for unlimited number of tickets . The booking must be done online using promo code below to avail the offer. Grab the girls, and get ready for an unmissable day out at the Middle East’s Leading Waterpark. Ladies only, full privacy guaranteed! Link      :           https://www.yaswaterworld.com/en/events/ladies-day Step…

Ramadan in Abu Dhabi: Iftar & Suhoor around the City

Ramadan in Abu Dhabi: Iftar & Suhoor around the City

Ramadan in Abu Dhabi: Iftar & Suhoor around the City What is the difference between iftar and suhoor? Both are the names given to meals taken outside fasting time during Ramadan: iftar occurs after sunset and suhoor before sunrise. Once the sun sets on a day of fasting, it’s a joyous occasion of eating and socialising. Most hotels and restaurants offer special iftar meals, most commonly a large spread of Middle Eastern mezze favourites such as hommus and falafel, and some traditional Emirati dishes such as baby camel, grilled sea-bass and halva (a dense Turkish-style dessert of seeds and honey),…