Reviews Abu Dhabi
Sheikh Khalifa Park is a major landmark of the city. It offers a harmonious blend of Islamic and Arabic architecture. Visitors can enjoy various water-bodies like fountains, lakes and canals spread throughout the park.
Al Ain Zoo, which is located around 400 hectares of land, has some exotic animal species on display. Arabian Oryx and Gazelles can be seen in large numbers besides Giant tortoises can be viewed here too.
Hili Fun ... More City is a modern suburb containing a theme park. It has wild rides, restaurants and shops. An ice rink is also adjacent to the city.
Marina Mall and Abu Dhabi Mall are two of Abu Dhabi’s biggest shopping malls attracting visitors throughout the world. Traditional Souks or markets offer opportunity for antique shopping.
For outdoor activities, the vast sand dunes surrounding the city offer off-road driving.
As of 2008, approximately 1,000,000 people reside in Abu Dhabi amongst which almost 80% are expatriates.
It is situated on a T-shaped island extending into the Persian Gulf from the central western coast.
Its weather is hot and humid from April to September and cooler from November to March. Occasional sandstorms occur in the region which reduces visibility.
In terms of the Gross Domestic Product, Abu Dhabi is the wealthiest emirate in the UAE. It’s ... More very well-known as one of the world’s largest producers of oil which is a major source of economy for the city.
From some years however, the government has attempted to diversify the system by investing in the financial services and tourism industry.
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