UAE: Visiting The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi

When we visited Abu Dhabi at the back end of last year, the number one attraction I wanted to visit during our trip was the beautiful Sheikh Zayed Mosque, the key place of worship for Friday gathering and Eid prayers in the city. Having converted the magnificent structure on social media I was eager to see it up close and personal for myself. We love Big Bus Tours so when I saw that the Sheikh Zayed Mosque was a stop on the route, it made sense to utilise the bus to get there, plus it meant we could get some shots of the mosque…

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UAE: 5 Tips For Visiting The Louvre Abu Dhabi

The Louvre Abu Dhabi opened its door at the beginning of November 2017. Therefore, when we visited Abu Dhabi at the end of November 2017 it was at the top of our must-visit list. We had heard so many great reports about the £1 billion museum designed by French architect Jean Nouvel, especially its intricate dome roof. The museum is full of amazing artwork from throughout the years from prehistoric artefacts to striking pieces of contemporary art. Each gallery tells the story of humanity in twelve inspiring chapters. 

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UAE: 5 Reasons Why Abu Dhabi Is A Great Winter Sun Destination

In 2016 we headed to Iceland for a week at the end of November/beginning December and even though we had an amazing time and Iceland now features high on our top 5 countries we have ever visited list, it was soooo bloody cold (I guess the clue is in its name). Therefore, when planning our November/December jolly for 2017 we decided early on that it would be somewhere hot. The winters in England are long and cold and who doesn’t love a bit of sun? Having visited Dubai last year in May for my birthday and loving it (even though…

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