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Travel Photo of the Week 9Mar12 Dhow in Abu Dhabi

This week’s Travel Photo of the Week is a traditional dhow juxtaposed against the back drop of modern skyscraper construction in the United Arab Emirates city of Abu Dhabi. Little more than a fishing village before the discovery of oil … Continue reading

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Tips for touring a Mosque

So you have found yourself traveling in an area that has a mosque and not sure what to do. You are curious but intimidated. Not to worry you are not alone, to most westerners foreign religions can be overwhelming and … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Week 27May11 Abu Dhabi

This week we venture off to Abu Dhabi to the Sheikh Zayed Mosque, or as it is more commonly referred to the Grand Mosque. Turbulent skies are reflected in the white marble courtyard, a contrast to the quiet tranquil mood … Continue reading

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