See Rare Animals In Al Ain Zoo – The Biggest Zoo In UAE and The Middle East

While the word “zoo”, might bring images of small enclosed spaces and unhappy animals, the Al Ain Zoo, sometimes known as Al Ain Wildlife Park, couldn’t be anymore different. Though it does have animal exhibits, this place holds value and importance for conservation and gives its wildlife inhabitants plenty of space to run around, constant veterinary care and even has programs to help save threatened … Continue reading See Rare Animals In Al Ain Zoo – The Biggest Zoo In UAE and The Middle East

The Luxor Temple: Birthplace of Pharaohs And a Thousand Statues of Sphinxes

Sitting on the bank of the azure River Nile, these humungous Ramses II statues stand tall and proud in a breathtaking scene accompanied by a high obelisk with hieroglyphics etched into it from top to bottom. This is the epitome of Ancient Egypt when powerful pharaohs ruled the land and this particular place is one of the centres of that power – The Temple of … Continue reading The Luxor Temple: Birthplace of Pharaohs And a Thousand Statues of Sphinxes

The Pyramids of Giza: Discover Secrets and See The King’s Chamber in Khufu’s Pyramid

The grandiose structure of the Giza pyramids looms above all else, reaching as if its topmost point will touch the sky. Each stone is taller and wider than an average person, weighing around 2.5 to 15 tons each and stacked together in perfect precision and calculations which even engineers today can’t seem to fathom. It’s impossible to think that these were built around 3000 years … Continue reading The Pyramids of Giza: Discover Secrets and See The King’s Chamber in Khufu’s Pyramid

Arabian Wildlife Center – UAE’s Only Indoor Sanctuary

When the hotter winds start blowing in the UAE, travelers inside the country put away their walking shoes and hope for the summer months to pass soon so they can head outdoors again. But the Arabian Wildlife Center doesn’t need winter months for visitors to get outdoors and see wildlife up close because this place is the only indoor zoo in UAE that boasts endangered … Continue reading Arabian Wildlife Center – UAE’s Only Indoor Sanctuary

Al Rafisah Dam – Boating, Hiking, and an Archeological Site

A blue lake that sits cozily between the tall stretch of dark brown Khorfakkan mountains, Al Rafisah Dam is one of the must-visit places in UAE that satisfies your nature cravings. This dam, a man-made Khorfakkan lake, was built in the 1980s and gathers water from wadis around the area. It only opened up to the public lately with a number of new and really … Continue reading Al Rafisah Dam – Boating, Hiking, and an Archeological Site

UAE Flower Farm: A Garden Between The Mountains

A field of lavenders, marigolds, and vivid colors spreads across the area, making the UAE Flower Farm (or RAK Flower Farm) one of the most beautiful green places in UAE where nature lovers and garden enthusiasts can feast their eyes with an abundant array of flora. Although it’s called RAK Flower Farm, this beautiful UAE flower garden is located in Masafi. Follow the route map … Continue reading UAE Flower Farm: A Garden Between The Mountains

The Mangrove Trail in Kalba: What to Expect & Things to Do

A fascinating area with a patch of forest that’s been inhabiting the deserts of UAE for 300 years, the Kalba mangroves are finally open to visitors after the place has been closed down for a decade. The mangrove forest emerged from a creek and is situated in the midst of an azure lagoon that shines with the reflection of the sunlight. The mangroves are home … Continue reading The Mangrove Trail in Kalba: What to Expect & Things to Do

A Guide to Wadi Abadilah Hiking Trail

A nature hike that took the attention of hikers and nature lovers in the country and had them storming in on the cooler days of UAE, Wadi Abadilah is a hiking trail that came to the attention of the public just recently. And for good reason. Abadilah is a great place for beginner hikers or nature lovers to take a quick 2-hour hike through the … Continue reading A Guide to Wadi Abadilah Hiking Trail