Valentine’s Day is nearing and have you wondered what made you fall in love with the UAE Capital – Abu Dhabi?
With a wise leadership and loyal people, Abu Dhabi has witnessed rapid urbanization and has beautifully blossomed into a developed metropolitan area. With brilliant innovations on desert land, Emirate of Abu Dhabi has bounty of man-made architectural wonders near the coastline. Furthermore, the city also has natural wonders like oases, islands, desert, mangroves and wildlife reserves. The vision of preserving the environment and ecology of Abu Dhabi by the late UAE founder, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan is kept intact.
There are diverse ways one can explore the capital city of UAE. From the adventurous Ferrari World to wondrous Marina Eye, grooving pubs to serene Eastern Mangroves, lively Corniche beach to peaceful Soul Beach in Saadiyat Island, divine Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque to attention-seeking skyscrapers, Abu Dhabi has it all. In addition to that the city’s tranquil desert provides an unbeatable experience for camping and Desert Safari. The other thrilling outdoor experiences to explore in Abu Dhabi are kayaking, sky diving, scuba diving, parasailing, helicopter ride and much more.
The Emirate is also home to His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE and the United Arab Emirates Government.
The Emirate is blessed with leaders who have confidence that ‘anything is possible’ and they are working towards making the life of every citizen easier. The government has the utmost respect for human rights and happiness in Abu Dhabi. Every resident here feels the love wherever they go.
Abu Dhabi has a multicultural society as it abodes people from across the globe. The city has more expats than locals as approximately 80% of the total population are reportedly expatriates from countries like India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Philippines, Pakistan, France, South Africa, Egypt, the United Kingdom, to name a few. In a data from 2014, only 477,000 out of 2,650,000 people living in Abu Dhabi were UAE nationals. So, in Abu Dhabi you get to meet and learn from many nationalities on a daily basis. It is a place where different cultures melt together.
As per Numbeo’s Quality of Life index, Abu Dhabi Emirates was recently named the world’s safest city for the fifth consecutive year. Abu Dhabi beat 431 other cities to clinch the title. This makes Abu Dhabi more safe and secure to live in. Having a feeling of security is important in a place that is your home and Abu Dhabi is safe round-the-clock, even during nights. The sense of security and tolerance is high among its residents. The city has also set law and order.
UAE capital is also loved because of the ease of life it offers. The affordability of house and leisure, healthcare facility, work-life balance is far better than many places globally. It is also seen that local residents are welcoming towards foreign residents.
Abu Dhabi also offers a peaceful and calm city life than any other metropolis. This does not mean that weekends are dull in the city but provides quite exuberant nightlife. Several interesting events keep happening around the corner in Abu Dhabi almost every day and on important occasions.
Not to be missed why residents and visitors love Abu Dhabi is the family-friendly eating out joints and street food trucks in the city from different nation cuisine. The restaurants and cafes of Abu Dhabi have almost everything that you would love to have on your plate.
There are always new places, skyscrapers and landmarks opening in the Emirate. Residents of now are watching the UAE capital grow enormously into ever-changing and modern city. Once you start living here, it is difficult to leave and live anywhere else.