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Arabian Nights in the desert outside Dubai.

Arabian Nights

Arabian Nights is, perhaps, associated with talented belly dancers showing off their dancing prowess to the delight of the crowd (mostly men?) while breathing their hookah in and out. Throw it with an rhythm of the inviting arabic music and the air is filled with amorous desires for mid-eastern beauties with hypnotizing, tantalizing gazes that would stick […]

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Burj Khalifa is the building with most floors!

Burj Khalifa Facade- The Tallest Building in the World

Burj Khalifa in Dubai is the world’s tallest building. Or tower. From a distance, it looks like a futuristic spire that goes or points nowhere but up. It is Dubai’s most-famous structure, eclipsing Burj Al-Arab, the world’s first 7-star hotel. It is Dubai’s centre of attraction or the city’s “apple of the eye.” It is the most […]

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This vending machine dispenses gold in Dubai.

This Vending Machine Dispenses Gold

Yes, this vending machine dispenses gold! Like, seriously! I might be the last person to ever know about this, but I was really dumbfounded when I saw this at The Atlantis in Dubai. Ok, I heard about this before but I thought it was just a crazy idea. But, when I saw it before me, […]

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Ski Dubai - Your Fake Winter Wonderland in the Desert.

Ski Dubai – Your Winter Wonderland in the Desert

Ski Dubai is a proof that in UAE, everything is possible in the desert. It’s the first indoor skiing park in the Middle East where it’s associated with unforgiving heat of the desert. It is nestled inside the Mall of the Emirates, one of the largest shopping malls in the world. Ski Dubai is your […]

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The Robot at Yas Mall / Giant Prime Optimus Transformer.

The Robot at Yas Mall

This robot at Yas Mall in Abu Dhabi didn’t fail to amaze me. I don’t usually blog stuff like this but this one is an exemption. Not because it’s a Transformer robot but because… It’s 20 feet (6 meters) high. And it’s made of scrap metals. When I was standing in front of it, I felt so […]

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Jabel Hafeet / Jabel Jafeet / Jabal Hafeet is a massive mountain in Al Ain, UAE.

Jabel Hafeet – The Snake Mountain in Al Ain

I’m gonna call Jabel Hafeet (also known as Jabel Jafeet or Jabal Hafeet) as the Snake Mountain. No, don’t get me wrong. The mountain doesn’t have millions of snakes but there should be some lurking somewhere. I call it as such because when you’re driving up to the top, you’re literally snaking your way up, […]

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Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

The Incomparable Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Whiter than snow, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi is an incomparable architectural place of worship. It’s not just massive but it is detailed in every way, every corner, every arches, every domes and every minarets. Wherever and whatever your eyes laid on, things and designs are seemed to be expensive, impressive and illusive. Remember […]

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