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  • Best beaches in Ras Al Khaimah
    Best Beaches in Ras Al Khaimah There is no shortage of beautiful beaches in Ras Al Khaimah. With their crystal-clear turquoise waters, they offer a perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. … Read more
  • Dibba Mountain Park and Resort, Fujairah
    Dibba Mountain Park and Resort, Fujairah Dibba Mountain Park and Resort is a fabulous new Fujairah destination with activities and chalets on the East Coast. With the backdrop of the Dibba Fujairah mountains and a … Read more
  • Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi
    Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque The stunningly beautiful Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque took eleven years to build and first opened to visitors in 2007. The mosque’s architecture is a beautiful blend of various styles, including Fatimid, … Read more
  • How to plan your trip to Sharjah
    Helping you plan your trip to Sharjah! So, you’ve made the perfect decision to visit Sharjah, the cultural hub of the UAE! Fabulous! Now, let me help you with all you need to plan your … Read more
  • What to do in the school holidays in the UAE?
    Are you wondering what to do in the school holidays? UAE has lots to offer! Or maybe you’re just looking for fun children’s activities any time of the year? There are so many things to … Read more
  • The Dubai Frame
    The Dubai Frame  The Dubai Frame is a remarkable architectural landmark among Dubai’s many new attractions. As the world’s largest frame, this beautiful structure offers marvellous views of the city. About Dubai Frame Dubai Frame … Read more
  • The Resistance Monument, Khor Fakkan Sharjah
    Resistance Monument Khor Fakkan What is the Resistance Monument in Khor Fakkan? Read on to discover the background. In 1507, the Portuguese army attacked Khor Fakkan, a coastal town in the east. However, the local … Read more
  • Souq Al Jubail Sharjah
    Souq Al Jubail Sharjah Souq Al Jubail Sharjah deserves a visit from those who love to explore traditional markets, buy fresh food and experience authentic local culture. So let’s take a closer look at what … Read more
  • Exploring Sharjah – fascinating tours and itineraries 2023
    Exploring Sharjah Sharjah is full of beautiful and fascinating places and the best way to see some of them is on a walking tour. This handy guide gives you 12 different tours of varying lengths … Read more

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