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A married Turkish teacher’s style statement
As the name suggests, this downtown café in Khalidiya has a huge teen following. With plenty of comfy sofas and armchairs, Chillax has a lot to offer its young and enthusiastic customers. You will be quick to notice the eager staff and the friendly atmosphere that the café has to offer.
Shelter for Destitute Cats and Dogs
The Abu Dhabi government is creating a haven for destitute cats and dogs, in an effort to promote animal welfare in Abu Dhabi. The shelter will be the first of its kind in the emirate and is said to be capable of housing about 200 animals.
Frances Gunnison is from New Hampshire, U.S.A. She lived in Abu Dhabi for 2 years. She recently went back to her homeland and shared her experience of living in Abu Dhabi:
LOCATION: Khalifa Bin Zay ed Street,
Hanoi is perhaps one of the best far eastern restaurants in the city, and for good reason. An authentic Vietnamese eatery by heart, there is no getting away from the liveliness of the place.
By Noura Abdullah Rashid Al Noaimi – (My personal story)
“The loudness of her compressed heartbeats rang in her ears as she tried to wear a layer of calm serenity. Getting ready to be gazed at from unknown eyes as she stepped into a distant light like she’s staring at the sun from underwater. Holding her breath, waiting… anticipating. It’s time to walk down the aisle, dressed in white, entering her new kingdom.”
– by Maxine Guarnier
Abu Dhabi today is the city of malls, beaches, and summer events. But that was not the case until six years ago. Life for any person in Abu Dhabi centered around the famous Volcano Fountain on the Corniche.
The Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage is holding a water exhibition entitled “Water: H2O = Life” in collaboration with the American Museum of Natural History. The Exhibition will be held from September 19, 2011 to January 5, 2012 at Qasr al Hosn Exhibition Center in Abu Dhabi.
With the 5th installment of the Abu Dhabi Film Festival just about over, the stars were once again pampered at the VIP Lounge at ADFF, and the crew at Tactical Connections prepared a long list of top brands from the region that impressed the glitterati.
A video competition has been launched to enable members of the community to express their love and appreciation of the UAE by sending video entries that celebrate the spirit and character of the UAE in time for its historic 40 year national day anniversary this year.
Trend-spotting Abu Dhabi online
Welcome to the first edition of WebWatch – your guide to the online buzz about Abu Dhabi. I’ll take you on a trend-spotting tour every month.
By Sarah Widdup- An Abu Dhabi based mother shares her wisdom about homeschooling
I homeschool my daughter. No really, I do. Now I bet you’re either thinking ‘she’s mad!’ or ‘what a hippy!’, but forget that for a moment while I take a break from hugging trees and constructing conspiracy theories to tell you all about it. I’m joking about the conspiracy theories, but I do like trees, hehehe.
Naomi Watts in Abu Dhabi
By Sana Bagersh
Naomi Watts spoke to Abu Dhabi on Friday (Oct 16) at a press conference, along the sidelines of the Middle East International Film Festival (MEIFF).