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Sights

Al Maqta Tower, Witnessing History

Al Maqta Tower, sometimes also spelled Maqtaa or Maqta’a, A watchtower fort lies in Al Maqta creek. on a little islet between the Abu Dhabi island and its mainland. Al Maqta Tower is said to have […]

The restored watchtower at Qasr Al Hosn © DCT Abu Dhabi
Heritage

Qasr Al Hosn, The Legacy

Discover the ancestral home of the Royal Family Al Nahyan and the symbolic heart of Abu Dhabi Over the centuries, Qasr Al Hosn has been home to the ruling family, the seat of government, a […]

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Tourism

Al Jahili Fort- A Symbol of Power

[metaslider id=”5161″] At the end of the 19th century, the Emirate of Abu Dhabi was ruled by Sheikh Zayed bin Khalifa, leader of the Bani Yas tribe and head of the Al Falah family. During […]

Tourism

Qasr Al Muwaiji, Al Ain

Qasr al Muwaiji is an impressive structure that has watched over the oasis for around 100 years. It was built in the early years of the 20th century in the time of Sheikh Zayed bin […]