Tag: Desert

Eid Getaways

“Travelling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” Ibn Battuta

Since moving to the UAE we have taken advantage of our location and travelled to many beautiful and exotic places. We have also been on some fantastic short-haul trips during the Eid breaks after Ramadan, so I thought I would share three of the fantastic places we have visited as we approach that time of year again, either just a drive or short flight away from Abu Dhabi.

anexpatabroad’s Top Five Cultural Things to Do in Abu Dhabi

“Don’t listen to what they say. Go see.” Chinese Proverb

In Pictures | Desert Safari

“This creed of the desert seemed inexpressible in words, and indeed in thought.” T. E. Lawrence

Last week we took our visitors for a true Abu Dhabi desert experience on a half-day Desert Safari which included a spot of hair-raising dune bashing, camel interaction and riding followed by a traditional BBQ dinner and a belly dancing show at an Arabic camp.

A Giant Step For Womenkind

“Cherish the past to embrace the future.” Women’s Heritage Walk

In Pictures | A Postcard From Oman

“Oman has made more progress than any other country in the world in the last 40 years.” Hillary Clinton