Travel Blogs from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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We have a guest writer and she's good too, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

We have a guest writer and she's good too

A travel blog entry by peteandmandy

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... were getting whiter. Mandy's fingers dug into my thighs as we gripped on for the ride of a life (not unlike a taxi ride in Abu Dhabi really). We saw camels and amazing sunsets. Then Shane nearly puked. Seems the big man couldn't handle it, so we had to ...

Tripping at the last hurdle, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Tripping at the last hurdle

A travel blog entry by izzie

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... nearly as frustrating had I not started to really feel crap. All I wanted to do was sleep and they were disturbing me. Abu Dhabi airport is a central building with 5 spoke corridors radiating out with two or more gates situated at the end of each. There ...

Stop Over in Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Stop Over in Abu Dhabi

A travel blog entry by djchurch

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A quick stopover. A bland airport. Lots of sand visible. That, unfortunately, was Abu Dhabi for ...

14 hour layover in Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

14 hour layover in Abu Dhabi

A travel blog entry by izzie

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... to eat chocolate cake. It's a hard life. I tried to drink water all day, but inevitably I got a headache. Eee! I'm in Abu Dhabi! Highlight of the day: watching a woman at the airport arguing with a security guard. She was determined to take the ...

Desert Safari, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Desert Safari

A travel blog entry by itsem

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We arrived into Abu Dhabi late at night and ready for bed so to avoid the rush at customs we hustled off the plane.. Only to realise almost everyone else was just transferring so we wandered through a virtually empty airport, no queues make all the ...

Short Layover in Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Short Layover in Abu Dhabi

A travel blog entry by dane

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... 50 TV shows, all kinds of music (I jammed to Arabic pop), music videos, and games.  The first 6-hour flight to Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates flew by.  It's also cool because we flew over some hotspots that are in the news every once in a ...

Visiting the Blake family at their new house!, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Visiting the Blake family at their new house!

A travel blog entry by worldtraveler2

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... finally a taxi came along.  However, the taxi driver was from Pakistan and didn't speak any English and he had only been in Abu Dhabi for one week.  I thought how could they hire someone to drive a taxi when he doesn't know the area????  ...

Abu Dhabi - Home Of

Abu Dhabi - Home Of "Phone A Friend".

A travel blog entry by heatheravan

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... wanting to take us places, but not all had meters and attempts to have a driver understand "Heritage Village", a premier tourist site in Abu Dhabi, was just not happening. After a "phone a friend" it was still not happening, so we fell back to an ...

We are in India (but the bikes are not), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

We are in India (but the bikes are not)

A travel blog entry by pollyandmikey

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... On to the flight, struggling to conceal the fact that our hand luggage probably weighed another 20 kilos.  The first flight to Abu Dhabi was good, Etihad provided good food and we enjoyed the films on show (I went for Inception which baffled me, ...

Stop in Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Stop in Abu Dhabi

A travel blog entry by dane

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... going to New York, Jackie had never been out of Texas that she remembered.  Then after a week in NYC, she was landing in Abu Dhabi in the Middle East.  I reminded her that she was flying over or near Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Iraq and Iran.  I ...

Welcome to the Middle East, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Welcome to the Middle East

A travel blog entry by giuliani242

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... met in Bangkok and who lives in Abu Dhabi. We toured the city and went to the Abu Dhabi mall and walked the Abu Dhabi Corniche, which runs along the water and has views of Lulu Island. The city itself has beautiful public beaches with clear water. Across ...

Jetsetters through Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Jetsetters through Abu Dhabi

A travel blog entry by tavini

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The ultra-modern Abu Dhabi ...

Catching up with friends from home!, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Catching up with friends from home!

A travel blog entry by worldtraveler2

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... meet them.  The bus took 2 hours and it was amazing to see the tall skyscrapers and beautiful buildings from Dubai to Abu Dhabi.  Dubai is definitely an architects dream city.  It seems that nothing is impossible to build here, whatever you ...

What I learned from this exploring  LF3, Bani Yas, United Arab Emirates travel blog

What I learned from this exploring LF3

A travel blog entry by hamad_77

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... store is the tailor at the end of the Green souq. Before I eas aleays going inside Bani Yas to have a " Kandoura " made, or to Abu Dhabi, but now it's near ro my home. And what a coincidence, I saw my friend Abdulrahman have his " Kandoura " there, and ...

So schön..., Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

So schön...

A travel blog entry by nixwieweg

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... , so dass es überall etwas zu entdecken gibt. Auffallend ist auch, dass es überall absolut sauber ist. Dies trifft auch auf Abu Dhabi als Stadt zu. Die Parks und jeder noch so kleine Winkel ist mit Blumen oder Sträuchern bepflanzt. Nirgendwo findet man ...

Great EXPATations, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Great EXPATations

A travel blog entry by boehmini

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We've been out of the US for one month, and are now officially residents of the United Arab Emirates! We have our national driver’s license and are leasing a Toyota Corolla (Japanese cars do best in this heat). The process has been slow-moving, but ...

LF2  Out side the Green Souq, Bani Yas, United Arab Emirates travel blog

LF2 Out side the Green Souq

A travel blog entry by hamad_77

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   The Green Souq has many stores, but not all of them are inside the building of souq, there are some stores out side. Like vegetables and fruits store, roastery store, also there is a store for bicycles for all ages and a grocery for light ...

First Landing, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

First Landing

A travel blog entry by dudgeonhw

Just landed in Abu Dhabi for my connection to sa. Great view over the racing track as I flew in, not much else here but enormous boats, Ferraris, designer watches and desert. Best food I could find was a burger king, that says a lot. One flight down, two ...

Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Abu Dhabi

A travel blog entry by gajordandk51

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Hello again, I successfully made it to the United Arab Emerites. I stayed with a friend that I grew up with in Georgia. Her husband is currently working there. My trip was very relaxing. They actually live in a villa at a beach resort. I can't say ...

Rocking in Dubai airport, Dubai Airport, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Rocking in Dubai airport

A travel blog entry by karanshark

Well - since I have 9 hours sitting around this airport waiting for my flight to Dar, after a while of walking around, I've realized that there really is not much to do here besides read my book, and I'm bored of that. Why does everybody say Dubai ...

40,000ft above Iraq, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

40,000ft above Iraq

A travel blog entry by gapyearjamie

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... , watching Captain Philips. We are over one hour into our flight to Abu Dhabi. We have been informed that, upon our arrival in Abu Dhabi (where we change planes), we will be met by a delegation led by one of my dad's work colleagues, who apparently works ...

Gohil of Arabia, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Gohil of Arabia

A travel blog entry by kalpesh_gohil

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Got into Abu Dhabi around 23:00 and it was 35C; nice.  Was staying on Yas Island which fits my international playboy lifestyle perfectly. First morning and afternoon was as follows - swim, tanning, swim, tanning, lunch, tanning, swim, tanning in the ...

Explores in Different Ages, Bani Yas, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Explores in Different Ages

A travel blog entry by hamad_77

... , and we know many models of discoveries, even beginners had some explorers. Like when I explore the Green Souq in Abu Dhabi in United Arab Emirates. I learned mew facts about the Green Souq, and here we see the benefits of exploring in explorer life and ...

May 25, 2013, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

May 25, 2013

A travel blog entry by eirantrethowan

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... has been great. Emma has done a few more movies than me but I think she got a little rest. We are about to land in Abu Dhabi and head to the business lounge cause we got an upgrade on the second leg of our flight, Etihad offer special members the chance ...

The stopover, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

The stopover

A travel blog entry by caitlinnelson

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We arrived in Abu Dhabi for a stopover after 14 hours in the air. The terminal was easy to navigate and they had quite a few curious innovations. Sleeping pods were available (for a price) and people who wanted to smoke all piled into little glass ...

Day one..., Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Day one...

A travel blog entry by clairesmiff

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Well we survived the first leg of the journey and are now in sunny Abu Dhabi. There were no bombs on the flight (or if there were they didn't explode), Steve was suitably impressed with the plane food and there were enough films with ...

Abu Dhabi Port 3, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Abu Dhabi Port 3

A travel blog entry by jraybrown

... up only 7-9% of the national economy. Dubai is the technological and financial capital of the UAE and has the largest population however Abu Dhabi has the largest amount of settled land and is being developed as a world class resort area. We made it ...

I've got nine hours so thought i'd write something, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

I've got nine hours so thought i'd write something

A travel blog entry by the_hough

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HIYA, ok so I havn't even finished my journey yet and i'm already writing a blog...how sad. But anyway, I have a lot of time to kill... First off, I am currently sitting in a lovely lounge in a huge chair with unlimited food and internet...i've already ...

Transit, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Transit

A travel blog entry by emilyfletcher

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... various parts of the sun room, living room or outside if the weather is good. It's accepted and expected. Have just arrived in Abu Dhabi airport, same as I remember it, sleek lines, clean, well kept, everyone very well dressed and well then there is ...

Ferrari full-day, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Ferrari full-day

A travel blog entry by cpodesta

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