We are open today until 6:30 pm. Call 020 7590 0621
Sheikh Zayed White Mosque, Abu Dhabi, UAE

United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates articles

Introduction

Written by our United Arab Emirates specialists, our travel articles are designed to give you a closer insight into the United Arab Emirates, along with our top recommendations on what to do and where to go.

Article list

6 available
Skyscrapers in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Desert Dreaming in Abu Dhabi

Awe-inspiring culture, miles of sugar-white beaches, unexpected natural wonders and world-class luxury – Abu Dhabi has come of age, and it wants everyone to know. Discover why its glittering skyline, marble-domed mosque and indulgent islands make it a destination for all.

Middle East Souks

9 of the Best Souks & Markets in the Middle East and Africa

For many visitors to the Middle East and North Africa, it's the local markets that provide the real attraction (or distraction, depending on how you see it). From Istanbul's Golden Horn to the shores of the Gulf and beyond, here's a selection of the best.

Where to shop in Dubai

Shopping in Dubai is big business, with the sweltering heat of the desert; many take advantage of the air conditioned and elaborately designed malls to indulge in a spot of retail therapy.

Exploring the top hotels in Dubai

Alison Nicolle, an Indian Ocean and Middle East travel expert, recently returned from Dubai, where she checked out all the top hotels and enjoyed a few of the best holiday experiences on offer.

Abu Dhabi An Eventful Emirate

Just 50 years ago, Abu Dhabi was little more than a fishing village comprising a fort, a few coral buildings and a smattering of berasti huts. Now, not only does the attractive capital of the United Arab Emirates boast opportunities for luxury breaks, fine dining, golf, spa, water and desert experi…

Abu Dhabi Doo | Abu Dhabi Holidays

Five miles off the coast of Abu Dhabi, in the warm waters of the Arabian Gulf, lies an island resort that could change your perceptions of a Middle Eastern holiday. Who, for example, when asked to ponder the attractions of the previously sleepy capital of the UAE, would immediately think ‘safar…

Why book with Wexas Travel?

At Wexas, we specialise in bespoke travel experiences. Our itineraries are just samples of what we can arrange, and can be changed depending on your precise needs, finances and ideas by our experienced destination specialists.

Contact one of our consultants on 020 7590 0621 to discuss how we can tailor your holiday.

Learn why Wexas is the leader in creating luxury holidays. What is tailor-made travel?

Expert advice & support

Visit us in our London office

Let our travel specialists curate the perfect holiday:

  • Inspirational ideas based on experience
  • Established for over 50 years
  • Tailor a holiday to your precise requirements
  • Personalised quotes and documentation
  • In-depth Wexas travel guides

Every step of the way

Every step of the way

Our services are with you from start to finish:

  • Dedicated personal consultants
  • Wexas Travel App
  • Free airport lounges on qualifying bookings
  • Care and guidance pre, post and during holiday
  • Full financial security: ABTA & ATOL protected