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Travel Photo of the Week 20Dec12 Spice Souk, Abu Dhabi

Travel, adventure, and food are three of my favorite things, and one of those has historically brought them all together…spice. The development of the spice trade led to extensive travel, adventure and exploration. Advancements in navigation, ship and sail technology, … Continue reading

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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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Travel Photo of the Week 18July11 U.A.E.

  This week’s Travel Photo of the Week takes us to the United Arab Emirates to meet a Dromedary camel.  This photo was taken in the Empty Quarter or Rub’ al Khali  on the Arabian peninsula. At 250,000 square miles … 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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