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abu dhabi

Aside from being the capital of the United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi happens to be the largest emirate in terms of land area, spanning a total of 67,340 square kilometers. This is also where you will find the seat of the President of the UAE. With a booming oil industry, Abu Dhabi is one of… Read More

Great news for art and culture lovers! The much-awaited Louvre Abu Dhabi, an iconic museum set on Saadiyat Island, will be opening its doors to the public on November 11, 2017. With an area of 97,000 square meters, Louvre Abu Dhabi is the first of three museums that will open on Saadiyat Island. It will… Read More

What are the 7 emirates of the UAE? This is one of the more basic questions that one should answer especially when understanding the country where Dubai is located. Yes, Dubai is not a country and is actually an ’emirate’ (state). One of the most common misconceptions about Dubai is related to geography. Most people have… Read More

Our next OFW feature is about Sugar, who has been living in Abu Dhabi for about 10 years now. She is currently an Assistant Sales Manager at Radisson Blu & Park Inn Abu Dhabi in Yas Island. Despite not having gone to college after finishing high school, she is definitely an achiever! Sugar came to… Read More

The Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Mosque in the Al-Mushrif area of Abu Dhabi has recently been renamed “Mariam, Mother of Issa,” which translates to “Mary, Mother of Jesus.” The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, ordered the renaming of… Read More

As of July 8, 2017, Philippine Airlines (PAL) will be suspending flights from Manila to Abu Dhabi and vice versa temporarily. Specifically, flights PR 656/657, which operate every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday – will be cancelled until further notice. The airline will temporarily suspend the flights as it carries out “route assessment initiatives,” according to… Read More

Abu Dhabi is the capital of the UAE and one among seven emirates that constitute the country. Covering an area of 67,340 square kilometres, it is the largest emirate in terms of land area the second highest in terms of population. The seat of the President of the UAE is situated in this city. Related… Read More

It’s now official: The Warner Brothers Theme Park will be opening at Yas Island in Abu Dhabi next year. The announcement was made recently at a press conference in the capital. At present, about 30 percent of the movie theme park has been completed. It is being constructed by Miral Asset Management LLC, a leading… Read More

Thrill-seekers are in for a treat, as Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is launching a new rollercoaster on March 27, 2017. Dubbed as “Turbo Track,” it will zoom riders along a 180-meter track at speeds of about 102 kilometers per hour. Developer Miral is currently building the exciting new ride. Miral’s CEO, Mohammad Abdullah Al Zaabi,… Read More

coldplay abu dhabi concert

It was around first week of October, ads for Coldplay concert in UAE circulated in social media. It was also close to time when Coldplay announced their concert tour in Southeast Asia which includes Philippines, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Taiwan and Japan this coming April 2017. As expected, the response of Filipino fans in Philippines… Read More

hyperloop-one-dubai-abudhabi

Travelling from Dubai to Abu Dhabi in 12 Minutes? Or what about from Dubai to Fujairah in 10 minutes? This seems like some futuristic stuff but this can be made possible with the Hyperloop transportation system that’s been in the works. Hyperloop. One may imagine a distortion of space and a spaceship zooming in to… Read More

places to visit in al ain city

A great destination for the whole family, Al Ain city offers plenty of history and nature and you can tour these places in a day. This is the 2nd biggest city in Abu Dhabi and is surrounded by greenery. You can surely go on a relaxing retreat which is a welcome break if you reside… Read More

justin-timberlake-abu-dhabi-concert

Justin Timberlake will be coming to the UAE for a Live concert in Abu Dhabi on 23 May 2014. This event is part of his 20/20 Experience World Tour and will be held at the du Arena in Yas Island so hurry and purchase your tickets before they last! #JTUAE Justin Timberlake Concert Live in… Read More