Ahead of the Dragon Boat Festival on 19th December, we sat down with the team captain of Abu Dhabi Capital Dragons, Thair Haikal, to find out about the team’s upcoming race against other UAE-based dragon
The race is part of this [Read more]
Abu Dhabi Festival announced: Art, music and theatre to heat up the capital
The 12th edition of Abu Dhabi Festival (ADF), organised by Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation (Admaf), will run from 3rd March to 2nd April, offering a series of concerts, theatre performances, art exhibitions and community events.
Among th [Read more]
Solar-powered car race to light up capital
The capital will be charged with excitement in January as the inaugural Abu Dhabi Solar Challenge takes place.
From 15th to 19th January 2015, 20 international teams and a UAE one will race their solar-powered vehicles against each other in a [Read more]
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder: Camel contest at Al Dhafra Festival
Thousands of camel owners are expected to register their camels in a beauty contest, in what is being billed as the world’s largest camel beauty competition.
The contest, known as mazayna, is to take place in Madinat Zayed in the Western Reg [Read more]
The start of 2015 may inspire many to ditch the chocolate and hit the gym – as they say: New Year, new you
Sometimes a fresh start can be just what the doctor ordered.
But the problem with January health-kicks is that we tend to expect amazing [read more]
There’ll be no need to go all ‘Bridget Jones’ this December with our guide to being alone at Christmas
Foster a pet
Residents leaving the capital during the holidays still need their pets looking after. So why not foster a cat or a dog to h [read more]
A snowball battlefield, penguin bowling and a performance by acrobatic snow globe dancers are just some of the things you can look forward to this Christmas…
You’ll be tempted to break off a chunk of the life-sized gingerbread ho [read more]
Let someone else do the hard work for you and enjoy your Christmas brunch without the hassle. Here’s our pick of the best – whatever your budget
Enjoy Christmas brunch on 25th December from 12.30pm to 3.30pm. As well as a cold buff [read more]