What’re your favorite places in the UAE?

The UAE is referred to around the globe as an ultimate tourist destination. They have the tallest tower on the planet, one of the loveliest mosques in the capital and obviously probably the best shorelines in the Middle East. But there is so much more than that in the UAE! Here we are going to discuss some of the must-see places in UAE:

Burj Khalifa. Author Donaldytong
Burj Khalifa. Author Donaldytong

Dubai’s milestone building is the Burj Khalifa, which at 829.8 meters is the tallest building on the planet and the most renowned of the city’s focal points. For most visitors, a trip to the observation deck on the 124th floor here is a must-do while in the city. Not only is it the world’s tallest building, but it also lays claim to the titles of tallest freestanding structure in the world.

Sheikh Zayed Mosque seen from the courtyard with its floral design. Author: Wikiemirati
Sheikh Zayed Mosque is seen from the courtyard with its floral design. Author: Wikiemirati

The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is a mammoth present-day mosque of mind-blowing beauty. Harnessing contemporary design and ancient craftsmanship, the mosque harmoniously blends modern and ancient styles and techniques to create a new interpretation of Islamic architecture. A visit here is an unquestionable requirement on any Abu Dhabi itinerary.

If you want to beat the heat without having to drive all the way to the beach, why not go for an Abra ride instead? It’s definitely an enjoyable experience.

Want to end up in the middle of windows-wallpaper-worthy backdrop? Look no more remote than great old Hatta. The drive’s worth it as you wade feet-first into the pristine green-blue waters that form the centerpiece of the gritty rocks around them.