Heritage Village in Abu Dhabi

January 15, 2013 at 12:37 am | Posted in PLACES I'VE BEEN TO | 4 Comments
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We visited the UAE Heritage Village located in Abu Dhabi.

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The UAE Heritage Village is a reconstruction of a traditional oasis, which allows visitors a glimpse of the local’s way of life in the past.

IMG_4538  IMG_4539 IMG_4540 IMG_4543 A lot of traditional stuffs can be bought around the place.

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A camel ride can be tried.

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Or wonder on how these old wells bring out water.

 

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Traditional boats.

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There was a restaurant where you can try arabic dishes.

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And there was also a handicraft store where some craftsmen demostrate traditional skills such as metal work and pottery, while women show weaving and spinning. (visitabudhabi.ae)

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It was a fun way to study this foreign land’s history.

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