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Infinity tower

Middle East and the modern wonders

Middle East is said to be the land of delicate projects, it is like a playground where people jointly to share their cutting-edge designs.

And today, with the economy incessantly development, these projects are constantly being built in the Middle East, in this article, I will share with you 9 most modern wonders of the Middle East.

1. Middle East travel: Islamic Art Museum, Doha, Qatar

The beauty of the cubes was been the designers cleverly arranged and sophistication in this works. This masterpiece is one of the art collection of the world’s largest Muslim, a pride of the Middle East.

Islamic Art Museum

Islamic Art Museum

The origin of this works is due to architect IM Pei, spent some time to explore the Middle East, to found inspiration for the design of this project, and finally it was accomplished on a small island in Doha, Qatar.

2. Middle East travel: Ferrari World, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ferrari World

Ferrari World

One works, the giant wonders in a triangular design, the leading red, inspired from the famous car brand Ferrari, Ferrari World deserves is the most modern wonders, and also a amusement park largest indoor world with the size of 7 soccer field.

3. Middle East travel: Infinity tower, Dubai, UAE

Infinity tower

Infinity tower

Do you believe that? No one pillar that appear in this building, very surprised when a building project “twisted” but have a space and such an impressive design. With 330 m height and 80 floors, the tower was completed at a cost of $ 190.5 million.

4. Middle East travel: Burj Khalifa, Dubai, UAE

Burj Khalifa

Burj Khalifa

A skyscraper with up to 830 meters high, making anyone see also be amazed. Been invested at the cost of up to $ 1.5 billion, tower completed in 2010, become a traveler attraction all over the world with the remarkable record. For example, the world’s highest Bar in the 122 floors, and many other surprises.

5. Middle East travel: Abraj Al Bait Towers, Mecca, Saudi Arabia

Abraj Al Bait Towers

Abraj Al Bait Towers

This is a huge project and monumental, 600m high and comprises 120 floors, accommodating up to 10,000 people was completed in 2012. The tower is located in the most sacred place of Islam, in front of the temple Kaaba in Mecca.

6. Middle East travel: Chedi Muscat, Muscat, Oman

Chedi Muscat

Chedi Muscat

When you travel to the Middle East, the first thing you do is maybe choose a hotel that suits you. In many modern hotels and luxury, the Chedi Muscat impressed by the soft interference with the surrounding environment.

Here, you will see the shimmering of this beachside hotel, it consists of 160 rooms with an area of about  8360km2, completed last upgrade in 2010 with a total investment cost of up to $ 25 million.

7. Middle East travel: Muscat bank, Muscat, Oman

Muscat bank

Muscat bank

The first thing to mention, that is this bank is a unique combination between modern and Islamic architecture. Main style is the design geometry, create the ideal way to light. With the investment cost is 57.2 million USD on an area of 32,500m2, Muscat worthy is largest bank of Oman.

8. Middle East travel: World Trade Center, Bahrain

World Trade Center, Bahrain

World Trade Center, Bahrain

Expected to be one of the most impressive works of the Kingdom of Bahrain in Middle East, World Trade Center with the investment cost of US $ 150 million (240 m height, with 50 floors) building was used first wind turbine in the world.

9. Middle East travel: King Abdullah Study center and academic Petroleum, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

King Abdullah Study center and academic Petroleum

King Abdullah Study center and academic Petroleum

This is a Study center have designed extremely beautiful, originality and sophistication, with an area of 65,000 m2, the investment cost of $ 11.5 billion, King Abdullah as a crystal in the desert.

The Louvre museum

Abu Dhabi travel: Things great only in Abu Dhabi

Dubai makes the whole world overwhelmed by wealth and luxury, but Abu Dhabi really is the ideal city for the traveler.

The works in Dubai that I have introduced in previous articles (see here) was bring you a luxury Dubai, the most modern. However, This unique things, only in Abu Dhabi will only make you more inspired to travel.

1. Water forest in Abu Dhabi

Dubai is building a canal, while Abu Dhabi has an extensive mangrove forests along rivers have area to 60,000 m2. At here, visitors can participate in exciting activities such as wildlife viewing, boating.

Water forest in Abu Dhabi

Water forest in Abu Dhabi

2. Abu Dhabi: F1 racetrack – Yas Marina

F1 racetrack - Yas Marina

F1 racetrack – Yas Marina

With speed believers, Yas Marina is a paradise. Located on Yas Island, how the Abu Dhabi center about 30 minutes away, Yas Marina has an area of over 1.6 million m2 and is place to Abu Dhabi organized the race annual.

3. Abu Dhabi: Du Arena

Du Arena

Du Arena

Sound and light

Sound and light

Paul McCartney, Eminem, Metallica, Justin Timberlake… only is small number of superstars have performed in Du Arena, an outdoor entertainment area with stage was designed to give viewers an unforgettable experience for sound and light in Abu Dhabi.

4. Abu Dhabi: Super beautiful coastal road

coastal road

Winding road beside the beautiful coast of Abu Dhabi in the west have separate lanes for bicycles, fountains and small parks. This is the place where many fascinating scenes in the movie “Fast and Furious 7” very famous.

5. Abu Dhabi: Yas Links golf course

Yas Links golf course

Yas Links golf course

Dubai has many golf courses, but the beauty and the size of it can not compete with  golf courses between green grassland lying next to beach of Abu Dhabi.

6. Abu Dhabi: These beautiful islands

Saaddiyat island

Saaddiyat island

Abu Dhabi have Bani Yas island Sir with giant grassland, home to more than 10,000 wild animals, Saaddiyat island with hotels, nightclubs and golf courses. In addition, Al Maryah Island also has luxurious shopping mall is The Galleria and Sowwah Square. Delma island is rich in tradition and cultural history.

7. Abu Dhabi: Masdar City Project

Masdar City

Masdar City

With an area of 6 km2, the city “most green world” will be the home of more than 50,000 people and 1,500 business units. All the city’s electricity will be provided from 87 777 solar panels and a solar tower has a capacity of 10 megawatts.

8. Abu Dhabi: Guggenheim Museum and The Louvre museum

Guggenheim Museum

Guggenheim Museum

The Louvre museum

The Louvre museum

Guggenheim Abu Dhabi museum on Saadiyat Island is being developed and will cover an area of nearly 42,000 m2. Right next to that would be The Louvre museum in Abu Dhabi.

9. Abu Dhabi: Tel Moreeb

Tel Moreeb

Tel Moreeb

Location 300 meters high is considered one of the world’s highest sand dunes. With  slopes 50 degrees, this is paradise for those who love sports like all-terrain vehicles on the sand, sand sliding …

10. Abu Dhabi: Al Ain oasis

Al Ain Rotana hotel

Al Ain Rotana hotel

An oasis have palace, zoo, forts, camel market, hunting club and a area artificial water rafting is things Al Ain brings for travelers.

11. Abu Dhabi: Sheikh Zayed Cathedral

Sheikh Zayed Cathedral

Sheikh Zayed Cathedral

This is one of the most magnificent mosques in the world, like the castle in the tale Aladdin is real.

12. Abu Dhabi: Ferrari World entertaiment park

Ferrari World

Ferrari World

Entertaiment parks in the world’s largest home built in theme Ferrari – famous car brands. It offers the fastest rollercoaster in the world, Formula Rossa, at speeds up to 240 km/h