Editor’s pick: 3 places you should not miss when visiting this federal capital of the UAE!
- Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Covered in Macedonian marble, the astounding and absolutely mammoth Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is Abu Dhabi’s landmark architecture. The mosque integrates Mameluke, Ottoman and Fatimid design elements to develop a harmonious and contemporary mosque that celebrates Islamic architecture. Artisans utilised glass-work, mosaic tiling and intricate carving to create a breathtaking effect on both the interior and exterior.
- Ferrari World
This branded theme park brings the thrill of Formula One racing to Abu Dhabi and is one of the city’s top things to do for thrill seekers and families alike. There is also a collection of Ferrari’s cars with models dating back to 1947, a Ferrari factory tour and Ferrari knowledge game show for true car enthusiasts.
- Liwa Oasis
In the south of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi lies the divine Liwa Oasis. The oasis settled is known for its date farming and is one of the largest sand dunes in world located just on the outskirts.
The QS WorldClass 2018 will be held in Abu Dhabi from 16-18 April 2018. This is an event organised exclusively for senior higher education leaders and key industry partners. Interested in making a change to the higher education world? Come join us in Abu Dhabi as we discuss on the “Changes in University/Industry Interaction”.