United Arab Emirates Travel Guide

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Dubai

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Middle_East/United_Arab_Emirates/Dubai/Dubai-1857296/TravelGuide-Dubai.html

2729,8036,437

Abu Dhabi

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Middle_East/United_Arab_Emirates/Abu_Zaby/Abu_Dhabi-1857435/TravelGuide-Abu_Dhabi.html

480,1566,87

Sharjah

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Middle_East/United_Arab_Emirates/Ash_Shariqah/Sharjah-1857352/TravelGuide-Sharjah.html

191,706,60

Fujairah

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Middle_East/United_Arab_Emirates/Al_Fujayrah_Region/Fujairah-1857416/TravelGuide-Fujairah.html

51,187,15

Al `Ayn

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Middle_East/United_Arab_Emirates/Abu_Zaby/Al_Ayn-1857425/TravelGuide-Al_Ayn.html

48,118,0

Kalba

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Middle_East/United_Arab_Emirates/Ash_Shariqah/Kalba-1857223/TravelGuide-Kalba.html

1,1,0

Masafi

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Middle_East/United_Arab_Emirates/Al_Fujayrah_Region/Masafi-1857197/TravelGuide-Masafi.html

2,28,0

Khorfakkan

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Middle_East/United_Arab_Emirates/Ash_Shariqah/Khorfakkan-1857216/TravelGuide-Khorfakkan.html

5,13,1

Ras Al Khaimah

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Middle_East/United_Arab_Emirates/Ras_Al_Khaimah/Ras_Al_Khaimah-1857153/TravelGuide-Ras_Al_Khaimah.html

7,13,27

Al `Ayn

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Middle_East/United_Arab_Emirates/Abu_Zaby/Al_Ayn-1857426/TravelGuide-Al_Ayn.html

17,91,4

Diba

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Middle_East/United_Arab_Emirates/Ash_Shariqah/Diba-1857299/TravelGuide-Diba.html

7,75,0

Dubai

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  • Burj Khalifa

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Dubai Things to Do

    I had to get a ticket to the Burj Khalifa open-air observatory on level 124. At 828m it is the tallest man-made structure to date. However you would not be that high on the public observatory. Advance purchase tickets online cost 100 AED plus 5 AED fee, walk-in fees are 400 AED! You must have photo ID to collect your prepaid tickets. The building...

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  • Grosvenor House West Marina Beach By Le...

    Dubai Hotels

    Probably the best hotel I have ever stayed in. Service was amazing including your own personal...

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  • Burjuman Food Court

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Dubai Restaurants

    Yes, we all know the the Bur Juman Mall is a luxe mall and has expensive restaurants too. however, like in any malls, it also have a food court where you can buy budget meals too! so if you are staying in any of the Apartment Hotels in Bur Dubai just a stone's throw away in Bur Juman Center and don't want to cross the street to Al Karama District...

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Abu Dhabi

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  • Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

    Abu Dhabi Things to Do

    A must see in Abu Dhabi. The world's 8th largest mosque, officially opened in 2007. There are free tours available at 10am, 11am and 5pm except Friday morning (reserved for worshippers), however entry is free and open to everyone (groups less than 8) outside of these times (generally 9am - 10pm). You will need appropriate dress and women can...

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  • Emirates Palace

    Abu Dhabi Hotels

    this is a wonderful hotel, living like royalty! 1.3 km pvt beach, beautiful gardens, massages, tea...

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  • The Corniche

    Abu Dhabi Things to Do

    This is a great place for a stroll. Its an impressive eight kilometres of manicured waterfront that includes children’s play areas, separate cycle and pedestrian pathways, cafés and restaurants, and the beach. The city provides a great backdrop.The beach stretch's along Corniche Road from near the Hilton Hotel to beyond Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street,...

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Sharjah

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Fujairah

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  • Scuba in Fujairah

    Fujairah Sports & Outdoors

    Very good dives can be had from Fujairah. Now that I've been to Oman, I can say that the viz in Fujairah was much better. Masses of fish everywhere.I loved it and the water was very warm (27 to 32 celcius depending on depth in June, with a nasty thermocline!).Diving is much better than on the Gulf side (Dubai). The viz is approx 10 to 20 metres. I...

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  • Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort

    Fujairah Hotels

    We have stayed here 3 times and enjoyed every visit. From the friendly greeting of the consierge to...

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  • Masafi market.

    Fujairah Things to Do

    Masafi is a small town famous for it´s market, a good place to buy carpets from Iran or Pakistan, pottery from the Emirates, and also some fruits and vegetable stalls. The town has a long main street where all the stalls and shops are located and is visited by everybody travelling the road from Dubai to Dibba, the market is open from 8 a.m. to 10...

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Al `Ayn

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  • Soak your feet in natural hot springs

    Al `Ayn Things to Do

    Jabel Hafeet is a hot springs at the foot of the highest peak in Al Ayn. Man made greenery around the hot springs makes the place even more welcoming. There are many places to sit and soak you feet. Places to make barbecue are also there. A good picnic spot, this attracts a lot of crowd during weekends.

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  • Al Ain Rotana Hotel

    Al `Ayn Hotels

    Sheikh Zayed Rd, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 4.5 out of 5 stars

  • DO THE BORDER RUN (OR WALK)

    Al `Ayn Things to Do

    Want a quick border adventure? The town of Wilayat Al-Buraimi is just over the border in Oman. You can drive here from Dubai and actually walk over the border. You could drive, but I was not insured, so I parked the car on the U.A.E. side and walked over the border to see the restored Al Khandaq Fort. Be careful of traffic! The great thing is that...

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Kalba

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    by chizz Updated Apr 28, 2008

    2.5 out of 5 starsHelpfulness

    Take a trip to Kalba on the East Coast which is next to the emirate of Fujeirah. Visit the Saed Al Qasimi House belonging to the former ruler of Sharjah. See old photographs, coins and artifacts as well as visiting the various rooms of the house. Opposite the house you can take photographs of the Fort (closed to public). From there you can see the birds and fish at the mangrove at the end of the Corniche before heading to the Hilton Fujeirah Hotel for lunch overlooking the beach at "Sailors Restaurant".
    The Al Qasimi House costs Dhs 3 for adults, 6 Dhs for a Family, Children are free or use your multi use ticket. Open Sat-Thurs 9am-1pm & 5pm-8pm. Fri- 5-8pm. Closed on Mondays.

    Al Qasimi House - Kalba Kalba Fort Piece of holy covering from Mecca Seats on Kalba Corniche Sailors Restaurant at Fujeirah Hilton

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Masafi

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  • Masafi Market

    Masafi Things to Do

    A market, called the Masafi Friday Market or Souq al Juma, as it is known locally, even though it is open seven days a week, is found on the Dubai-Fujairah Road as you approach Masafi. The main items to bargain for are rugs, earthenware, antiques and souvenirs.This is a great place to buy carpets, mats, shrubs (from Afghanis and Pakistanis). Masafi...

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  • Masafi Village

    Masafi Favorites

    Masafi is a village located on the edge of the Hajar Mountains in Fujairah. It developed along the old unpaved road which ran from Fujairah to Dubai via Sharjah. The village is actually divided in to two parts with the larger section belonging to the emirate of Fujairah and the smaller belonging to the emirate of Ras al Khaimah.The name "Masafi" is...

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Khorfakkan

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  • Khor Fakkan

    Khorfakkan Off The Beaten Path

    Driving away from the Gulf, heading east to Khor Fakkan is a trip to be recommended. You travel through a number of the smaller emirates , through mountains until you reach the eastern coast.Khor Fakkan itself is the site of a port which deals with container vessels as well as dhows.Only reachable by boat are several little coves which are ideal...

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  • Oceanic Hotel

    Khorfakkan Hotels

    PO Box 10444, Khorfakkan, 10444, United Arab Emirates

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Oceanic Hotel

    Khorfakkan Restaurants

    We were invited for lunch at the Oceanic Hotel which is on the eastern side of the Gulf. The hotel itself caters for all kinds of water sports. It is very popular with Arabs who come for the weekend.The buffet is very good indeed, and the view very nice.Highly recommended. Don't really remember but everything was good.

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Ras Al Khaimah

Al `Ayn

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  • Soak your feet in natural hot springs

    Al `Ayn Things to Do

    Jabel Hafeet is a hot springs at the foot of the highest peak in Al Ayn. Man made greenery around the hot springs makes the place even more welcoming. There are many places to sit and soak you feet. Places to make barbecue are also there. A good picnic spot, this attracts a lot of crowd during weekends.

    more
  • Al Ain Rotana Hotel

    Al `Ayn Hotels

    Sheikh Zayed Rd, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 4.5 out of 5 stars

  • DO THE BORDER RUN (OR WALK)

    Al `Ayn Things to Do

    Want a quick border adventure? The town of Wilayat Al-Buraimi is just over the border in Oman. You can drive here from Dubai and actually walk over the border. You could drive, but I was not insured, so I parked the car on the U.A.E. side and walked over the border to see the restored Al Khandaq Fort. Be careful of traffic! The great thing is that...

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Diba

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  • Stormy weather and sea

    Diba Warnings and Dangers

    If the weather becomes stormy and it's getting dangerous to swim in the ocean you will see a red flag over the beach.

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  • Five Emirates

    Diba Favorites

    Do you want to see 5 out of all 7 Arab Emirates during one day? Certainly I do and certainly you do! So when living in Sharjah I learnt about one day excursion with the name “Five Arab Emirates” I didn’t hesitate and bought it for $100 from Al Khalidian Tourism. The excursion began just after breakfast at 8.00 and was over just before supper at...

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  • Have a meal at the Oman Gulf Beach

    Diba Restaurants

    Dibba Royal Beach Restaurant has a lovely view at the Ocean, colorful scene of Swimming Pool, and the marvelous shot of Dibba Rock! The restaurant serves international cuisines in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. The Dolphin snack situated direct on the beach serving refreshments, juices, drinks and variety of sandwiches and Shisha with deferent...

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