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You need to check out this free family festival in the city

You need to check out this free family festival in the city

As Abu Dhabi International Book Fair returns, we find out what’s the story for 2017 For some of us, there’s nothing better than the promise of a new book – the not-yet-cracked spine, the smell of the untouched pages and …

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Where you can hide away with a good book in the capital?

Where you can hide away with a good book in the capital?

Grab your book and head to one of these cosy places that we think are perfect reading spots We love nothing more than curling up with a good book in a comfortable place, whether wrapped up in an armchair with …

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The cultural roots of the UAE will surprise you – find out why

The cultural roots of the UAE will surprise you – find out why

The capital’s recent CultureSummit set the debate on cultural identity ablaze. We take a look at how diversity has a role to play in the UAE’s own journey When we think of what the UAE means, we think of a …

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Find out how to make the most of this long weekend

Find out how to make the most of this long weekend

The weekend has snuck up on us but there’s still time to make some great plans.   This Sunday has been announced as a public holiday for Al Isra’ Wal Mi’raj so that means most of us get a long weekend …

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This foodie event is serving up unique dining offers

This foodie event is serving up unique dining offers

As The Galleria gets ready to host its own foodie fest, we take a sneak peek at what’s being served up for Dining Week Ten days, more restaurants than we can count on two hands and a capital full of foodies …

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It’s Easter! Find out where to have an exciting time here

It’s Easter! Find out where to have an exciting time here

Bunny rabbits, chocolate eggs and beautiful flowers… That’s right, Easter is here! If you’re celebrating the holiday in Abu Dhabi there are plenty of things going on to keep the family entertained all weekend long. Here are seven of our …

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Seven reasons to be pumped up for the weekend

Seven reasons to be pumped up for the weekend

Just like that, the working week is over and the sweet embrace of the weekend is here to offer a world of opportunities. Fancy a film, a comedy show, a fitness class or some quality time with your kids? There’s …

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These remarkable documentaries will leave you inspired

These remarkable documentaries will leave you inspired

Netflix has brought some of the world’s best documentaries into our homes… But which ones should you be watching? When Netflix launched last year in the UAE, it gave us instant access to some of the best film and television programmes …

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12 ways to make sure your weekend is unforgettable

12 ways to make sure your weekend is unforgettable

Are you clock watching? Don’t worry, we’re guilty of it too… But how can you not look forward to the weekend, especially when there are so many great things to do! Whether you want to listen to stand-up poetry or comedy, enjoy a …

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Find out why this man typifies the strength of the human spirit

Find out why this man typifies the strength of the human spirit

Ahead of his participation at TEDxNYUAD, one man shares his story of surviving terrorism and finding success The distressing images that we see on television on a regular basis leave many of us numb to the daily horrors of war-torn …

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