A few example-photos from Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah and Ras al Khaiman. Missing are Ajman, Al Ain, And Fujairah. Together, these emirates form the United arab emirates with its administration residing in Abu Dhabi.

The artificial and disneyfied version of an arab souq with the backdrop of Burj Al Arab in Dubai

The Burj Khalifa in Dubai, seen from a yet almost undeveloped neighborhood.


You have probably heard of Ski-Dubai. Gigantic use of electricity in order to produce snow and cool down the facility to mountainous temperatures all just to allow people to ski in the desert.

View on Sharjah’s skyline from Dubai. This emirate sits just north of Dubai and in fact feels like it already belongs to Dubai.

Good times for crane-producers in a new and chic neighborhood of marina island in Abu Dhabi

20120913-111511.jpgPictured above you can see the Sun-Tower and the Sky-Tower. Also on marina Island

A serene evening scene in the northernmost emirate of Ras Al Khaiman.