Oman, UAE & Arabian Peninsula - United Arab Emirates (Chapter)
This is the United Arab Emirates chapter from Lonely Planet’s Oman, UAE & Arabian Peninsula guidebook.
For most people, the United Arab Emirates means just one place: Dubai, the sci-fi-esque city of iconic skyscrapers, palm-shaped islands and city-sized malls. But beyond the glitter awaits a diverse mosaic of six more emirates.
- shop till you drop at Dubai Mall, then soar to the top of the Burj Khalifa and finish up with cocktails at the iconic Burj Al Arab hotel
- visit Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and getting some kicks at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
- catch a glimpse of the pre-oil days in Sharjah’s atmospheric Heritage Museum
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Dubai, Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa, Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, Hatta, Nothern Emirates, Sharjah, Sharjah Desert Park, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain, Ras Al Khaimah, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Al Gharbia, East Coast, Fujairah City, Khor Fakkan, Badiyah, Al Aqah, Dibba, Understand the United Arab Emirates, History, Government & Politics, Economy, People & Society, Arts, Environment and Survival Guide.
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