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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

Dubai Mall

Dubai travel: Lightly experience with 30 USD

If you think, traveling to Dubai will need a large sum of money, then you’re wrong. With this where, nothing is impossible, and you will only lose the amount of approximately $ 30 to sightseeing with the tour for free at here.

1. Swim in the sea – Jumeirah Beach Park

The sea is an indispensable, however, the beautiful beaches here will make you “empty pockets” because all under the management of the 5 star hotel. So your choice is public beach: Jumeirah Beach Park. Here you will have sufficient chairs, umbrellas, cafes etc. And now, comfortable entertainment with crystal clear waters at a cost of … $ 1.5.

Jumeirah Beach Park

Jumeirah Beach Park

2. Travel around the Dubai with unmanned train (24/24)

Unmanned train in Dubai

Unmanned train in Dubai

Do you believe it? at a cost of about $ 2, you can sightseeing delight on this train. Don’t need taxi or any other means, please have fun by your style.

3. sightseeing Dubai with a bike

Cycling around Dubai

Cycling around Dubai

Just $ 4 is you can rent a bike, cycling around Dubai to enjoy the beauty on each the road, this will certainly be an unforgettable experience of your visit to Dubai, the jewel of Middle East.

4. Affordable Hotpot

Affordable Hotpot in Dubai

Affordable Hotpot in Dubai

Hotpot Culture is perhaps no stranger to everyone, but remains a prominent culinary culture must mention. Once here, just the usual hotpot shop, don’t need luxury restaurant also will make you are contentment, because the materials they use, is the best material in the world.

More specifically, it is Ravi restaurant in Al Satwa, features a pot of curry myth, or relish good food in restaurant Zaatar W Zeit, costs about $ 15, very wonderful.

5. Visiting a mosque with free tours – Jumeriah mosques

Jumeriah mosques

Jumeriah mosques

With this free tour in Dubai, you will visit the largest mosques of the city, it’s Jumeriah mosques. You can visit the mosques at 10 am each day (except Friday) in 75 minutes. However, remember that when you come here, you’ll have to dress elegantly, if not then the tour guide has the right to refuse to let you sightseeing.

6. Affordable market

Affordable market in Dubai

Affordable market in Dubai

Dubai Mall

Dubai Mall

It’s where you can buy souvenirs, very beautiful and unique, it is Dubai Creek. At here, you can buy many things with very affordable prices. However, you should visit the Dubai Mall, a luxury shopping mall and bustling.

 

The Floating Seahorse Villa

UAE: Dubai and the wonders number 1 of the world

Dubai worthy is land of the “crazy” when even their architecture also  “divine” that not many people dare to believe people can build.

Dubai is one of the “United Arab Emirates” (UAE) have economy most developed in the world, not too surprisingly when people in Dubai have a very lavish life, but these works, the wonders following are things that everyone has to praised.

1. Dubai: Palm island

Palm Island in Dubai is one of the real estate projects most ambitious world and also the first or second famous landmarks of Dubai, no doubt when it is on track to become a wonder of the world.

Palm island

Palm island

With a terrible cost up to $12.3 billion, can easily understand why Palm island into the top this list. Palm island owns the hotel, restaurants, retail centers, well known beaches in the world ranking. Hotels in Dubai most famous is Atlantis also located in this island.

2. Dubai: The population consists 300 islands – The World

The population consists 300 islands - The World

The population consists 300 islands – The World

Population consists 300 islands called “The World” with total construction costs amounted to a whopping $14 billion are enormous pride of Dubai. The World has recreated earth image an extremely unique and attractive. Owning one of 300 separate islands there will be a lucky and happy too great for any wealthy owners.

3. Dubai Marina – the largest marina in the world

Dubai Marina

Dubai Marina

And an unimaginable number, up to $ 10 billion, a great work has brought the brand to Dubai. Once completed, the estimated Marina may become inhabited by 120,000 people. It would be great, if you have the opportunity to experience the beauty of Dubai Marina at night, brilliant images of the works, entertainment area will bring you satisfaction.

4. Dubai: Burj Al Arab hotel – The only 7 star hotel in the world

Burj Al Arab hotel

Burj Al Arab hotel

helipad

helipad

Or become playgrounds tennis

Or become playgrounds tennis

Say about of the most unique hotels of Dubai and the world can not not mention the Burj Al Arab hotel, the 321-meter high, this hotel become the world’s 4th tallest building at a cost of USD 650 million. With shape simulate a sail, Burj Al Arab is built on an artificial island and is situated in the list of the most luxury hotels the world and one of the highlights of the Burj Al Arab hotel is helipad.

5. Dubai: World’s tallest building Burj Khalifa

Burj Khalifa

Burj Khalifa

At a height of 828m, Burj Khalifa is recognized as the world’s tallest building when completed in 2009. Also, in position 158th floor, with a highest mosque in the world, restaurant and nightclub highest.

6. Dubai: twisting Building:  Infinity Tower

Infinity Tower

Infinity Tower

The “twist” design in mind of Dubai people helped this particular works was born. Opening in 6/2013, skyscrapers costs consume nearly 300 million dollars to bring over 495 ultra-luxury apartments.

7. Fountain of the world’s largest – Dubai Fountain

Dubai Fountain

Dubai Fountain

Dubai Fountain 1

Dubai Fountain 1

Illuminated by 6,600 lights, 25 color projectors to create compelling images, the Dubai Fountain deserved is the largest fountain in the world. The beam of light can be seen from 20 miles away. From space, the Dubai Fountain is also be seen clearly visible and the place brightest spot in the Middle East.

8. Dubai: Da Vinci swivel tower

Da Vinci swivel tower

Da Vinci swivel tower

Da Vinci Tower (also known as move Architecture) is a project 313m high, 68-storey super-stylish design. Especially as the tower is always changing shape, because each floor can rotate independently (turns 1 round of 90 minutes).

9. Dubai: The Floating Seahorse Villa

The Floating Seahorse Villa

The Floating Seahorse Villa

The Floating Seahorse Villa 1

The Floating Seahorse Villa 1

The Floating Seahorse Villa 2

The Floating Seahorse Villa 2

Group real estate investments famous Kleindienst had planned to design and build a series of villas called “The Floating Seahorse” bayside Arab, Dubai.

Each villa consists of 3 floors: floors in the water surface, the top floor, and more particularly as a floor was … submerged. In it, a living room and a kitchen, dining area, mini-bar is arranged in floating floors, bathrooms and bedrooms are to be surrounded by all sides is the sea!