Where are you going?
Or, let us surprise youSpin the Globe ®

Abu Dhabi for Friends

List View
Map View
Abu Dhabi is a name that conjures up images of rich oil tycoons speeding in Ferraris, skyscrapers grasping at the clouds, and all things cosmopolitan. Yet despite appearances, the capital of the United Arab Emirates is trying to balance a culturally rich past with an economically rich present.
Save Place
Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
You might know it as shisha, hookah, nargile, or hubbly-bubbly; but whatever the name, the water pipe is an icon of Arabic culture. Despite the health risks, most cafes along Abu Dhabi's Corniche will be shrouded in smoke on any given night, with...
Save Place
24°28'18.9"N 54°36'16. - 3rd Street - United Arab Emirates
Get ready to suit up and drive a Formula 1 car at on the Yas Marina Circuit. You'll be given lessons, cruise through some practice laps with a coach, and then race down the course on your own. In addition to F1 racers, several other types of high...
Save Place
Abu Dhabi Theatre Rd, Corniche Brake water Near Marina Mall - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
This reconstructed village is a glimpse into old oasis living. Heritage Village is a great place to see how the Emerati lived before skyscrapers. Scenes depict desert life in great detail and highlight their historic, nomadic lifestyle. Make sure...
Save Place
Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
Home to the HSBC Golf Championship, this award-winning facility, managed by Troon Golf, features an 18-hole championship course that every golf enthusiast should play. For those days too hot to go out for a round, they also feature a nine-hole...
Save Place
Yas Marina, Yas Island - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
For a memorable excursion, take a seaplane tour with Seawings. The 30-minute aerial tour takes off from the water and leads to panoramic vistas. You'll see the city, mangrove forests, and shoreline. Planes can accommodate up to 9 people so it's a...
Save Place
Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi - Suite 3 Yas Marina Circuit - أبو ظبي - United Arab Emirates
Angar Indian Restaurant is one of the restaurants I enjoyed most while in Abu Dhabi. Their tandoori dishes have the perfect smoky flavor, and come with naan and a variety of chutneys. Don't forget to wash down your meal with a Kingfisher Ale.
Save Place
Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
In true upscale nightclub fashion, Skybar is host to laser light shows, notable DJs, international bands (Wyclef Jean in particular), and unique club performances. Apparently the Skybar is the place to see and be seen. When I visited Abu Dhabi,...
Save Place
Emporium Bldg,Yas Marina Circuit, Yas Marina ,Yas Island - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
Overlooking the Yas Marina, this upscale take on an American sports bar is a perfect place to unwind. This bar is very popular with sports enthusiasts of all countries due to the number of televisions and breadth of broadcasts. The establishment...
Save Place
Al Meena St, Al Diar Mina Hotel, Abu Dhabi - أبو ظبي - United Arab Emirates
The term 'souq' probably conjures up visions of an elaborate system of alleys packed full of brass wares, camel traders, and hookah bars but this is not the case in the Emirates. While the fruit-and-vegetable market in Abu Dhabi may have lost some...
Save Place
Building 1 Yas Marina, Yas Island - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
Stylishly lavish interiors are mere footnotes at Cipriani Yas Marina. Featuring classic Italian fare, the restaurant's dishes are surprisingly authentic and the atmosphere is perfect for a romantic night out. To make things even more memorable,...
Save Place
Sweihan Road,Al Shamkha - Near the Abu Dhabi International Airport - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
A visit to the Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital is worth every minute of the drive out of Dubai (about 45 minutes). This facility, the only one in the world, is devoted to the preservation and health of these amazing which play a central role in the...
Save Place
Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
This has to be one of the prettiest courses I have ever laid eyes on. Yas Links, situated on the Arabian Coast, is truly remarkable and it seems every area of this course was well thought out by master designer Kyle Phillips, who is known for...