Abu Dhabi #8 The Grand Mosque

After an exhausting picnic day at Corniche we had plans to visit the Grand Mosque or Sheikh Zayed Mosque. Designed by Syrian Architect Yousef Abdelky, the mosque covers an area of 12 hectares. The project was started by late president of UAE Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. His final resting place is located on the grounds adjacent to the complex. The mosque has two entries, … Continue reading Abu Dhabi #8 The Grand Mosque

Abu Dhabi #7 Picnic at Corniche

Day 6 of my Abu Dhabi trip. We planned for Picnic at Corniche beach today. After getting ready with our swimming trunks and packing all essentials for picnic we called two taxi’s and left for Corniche family beach by 10:30. Corniche is located on the western side of Abu Dhabi main island. There has been some land reclaimation in corniche which has extended the island … Continue reading Abu Dhabi #7 Picnic at Corniche

Abu dhabi #6

Today all the kids had plans for Ferrari world, while the mothers took rest. So we decided to leave erly otherwise it gets too crowded over there. We booked a taxi and left at 9:45 am. Ferrari world is located in Yas Island, connected to Yas Mall. Its really huge and shaped like a ninja star with a huge ferrari logo on top. We reached … Continue reading Abu dhabi #6