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Though Dubai has some amazing places to visit from Al Fahidi Historical Neighborhood to the glitzy Burj Khalifa, if you venture out to some of the other emirates, you'll find some gorgeous gems that you absolutely need to check out!
Drive to the top of the UAE's second highest point and give your kids the opportunity to take in the beautiful sights across Al Ain and Oman.
Accessible 24/7, free entry, more info
Take your family time outdoors and experience an eco-friendly adventure with a guided tour on kayaks. Explore the Al Zorah Nature Reserve, an invigorating green space experience, which includes an inland creek that extends over 2 square kilometers of biologically and ecologically rich wetland.
Home to the fish nursery of the coast, the creek and mangrove are designated as conservation areas, where you'll also find a close to 58 different species of birds inhabiting this incredible ecosystem.
Al Zorah Nature Reserve, Ajman, AED 175 for adults, AED 135 for children, more info
Make your way through a mysterious abandoned palace which has remained empty for 35 years. The stunning 4-story palace, which is reportedly worth AED 500 Million, was abandoned after the home-owners claimed it to be haunted.
Inside the Palace, you’ll be amazed by the stunning artifacts and paintings that add charm to all the 35 rooms. The four-story structure is designed with glass chandeliers and marble floors, with a mix of Islamic, Moroccan and Persian influences. Don't miss the room with a huge pyramid structure, at the top of the mansion!
Al Qasimi Palace, Ras Al Khaimah, AED 75 per person, more info
UAE's first UNESCO World Heritage Site, Al Ain Oasis, is considered one of the world's oldest permanently inhabited settlements, dating back more than 4,000 years. Nowadays, you and your family can explore shaded pathways that wind through over 145,000 date palms, check out the aflaj irrigation system, and learn more about the Oasis at the Eco-Centre.
Al Ain, Al Mutawaa, Daily 8am-5pm, free entry, more info
Off the shore of Fujairah, you'll find 'Snoopy Island', named after everyone's favourite beagle from the Peanuts comics. You can kayak and snorkel around the island, rent a chalet on the beach and even settle down to camp.
Fujairah, accessible 24/7, free entry to public beach, activities chargeable, more info
Explore the mystery of Ras Al Khaimah's Ghost Town, built in the 14th century and home to thousands of pearl fishermen who suddenly abandoned their homes in the 20th century. Rumours say that the place is haunted - so if you and your family are up for a spook, head there for a bit of adventure.
Al Jazirat Al Hamra, Ras Al Khaimah, free entry, more info
Make your way to Sharjah's Planetarium, the gateway into the deepest secrets of the universe and the brightest views of the sky. Take a journey through the cosmos with a picture of the sky blanketing you above your head inside the sun-shaped dome. The Planetarium's advanced digital projectors will take you through our impressive solar system, and will give you insight into topics like astronauts, black holes, stars, super volcanoes, undiscovered worlds and much much more.
Sharjah Center for Astronomy and Space Sciences, AED 22 for adults, AED 11 for children 4-12yrs, more info
Get a glimpse of the past way of life in Abu Dhabi. Along with a traditional souk, a mosque, and dhows, you can also explore artifacts and watch artisans in action as they make pottery, weave fabrics, and blow glass.
Occasionally, you can view (and sometimes participate) in public workshops where craftsmen demonstrate traditional skills such as metal work, pottery and weaving.
Emirates Heritage Village, Abu Dhabi, free entry, more info
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During these quite unusual times we are living, we can all agree that outdoor activities are a much safer option right now and thankfully, we've got the awesome January weather to make the most use out of everything outdoorsy!
Sing your lungs out at the coolest concert, have some water fun, or head on a spectacular family adventure - we've rounded up a super list of phenomenal things to do with your kiddos in the open air....
New year, new you! If your child has expressed an interest in trying a new sport or afterschool hobby, we've got some great ones on this list. Got a would-be ballerina making twirls at home? A smarty into foreign languages? Or perhaps your kiddo is a martial arts master in the making? Scroll on down and check out all the awesome afterschool activities you can sign your child up for this month, whether you're in Dubai, Abu Dhabi or Sharjah....
The year 2021 is almost coming to an end - it's a time to look back, reflect, start new resolutions and most of all, celebrate! Whether you're mad about seeing the skies light up or you're into a lavish festive dinner, here's a list of 10 fantastic places to celebrate New Year's Eve with your kiddos in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Ring in the New Year in true UAE style!...
The countdown to Christmas Day has official begun – the happiest and most magical time of the year for everyone! Moms and dads have been running around their little ones all year round, and now it’s time to relax, let the holiday magic sink in and leave the chef’s hat to someone else for a change.
Whether you prefer a cozy Christmas brunch and dinner or a big party with extended family and friends, we’ve rounded up a list of spectacular options for family friendly festive dining in Dubai and Abu Dhabi that will sure put you in a jolly festive spirit, satisfy your taste buds and keep your kiddos entertained!...
It's the most wonderful time of the year! How about making this beautiful festive holiday even more jolly for your little ones? And even better, how about having some hours of guilt free peace to relax or catch up on some Christmas shopping or wrapping, while the children have some festive art fun? We've rounded up a list of super festive workshops for your kiddos and guess what? Some of them are even offered for FREE!
From making Christmas ornaments, baking some delicious pastries and decorating their own Gingerbread Houses, to table decorations, wreath making and being Santa's helpers for the day - these holiday workshops will sure entertain your kiddos - no matter their interests!...
We're almost half way through December, which means that in most homes, the Christmas trees are up, the lights are switched on and the bargaining chip of 'You'd have to do this or that so you're on Santa's good list' have begun! And if your kiddos are on Santa's good list, then you will probably want to take them to meet the big man in red before Christmas day.
Here is a list of places where you can meet Santa Claus in Dubai and Abu Dhabi to make your family's festive holiday season all the more fun and memorable. Whether you meet him in a mall, a market, a candy shop, on an Abra ride or even 250m up high in the sky, these Santa experiences promise to be truly magical....
It’s time to enjoy the festive season, as our beloved Dubai transforms into an enhancing winter wonderland full of family-friendly fun. Under twinkling lights and gigantic Christmas trees, Dubai is hosting a myriad of festive family activities that will sure put all family members in a cheerful festive mood. From fantastic festive markets and magical winter wonderlands to exciting shows and Santa encounters, here’s our list of the top festive family activities that will make you want to spend the holidays in Dubai. Put your Santa hats on, it’s time for some jingle bells!...
It's that time of the year again where festive cheer and twinkle lights make all us giddy - and we know the PERFECT place to get in on those December vibes. So grab your boys and girls and make your way over to The Galleria Al Maryah Island where whimsical Winter Wonderland feels await you and your family....
Get your national spirit renewed and be ready as the whole nation is gearing up to celebrate the UAE National Day – the UAE's 50th Jubilee. It sure is going to be an awesome action-packed long weekend.
With this much-needed four-day weekend, there’s so many fun things to see and do for this landmark occasion and we’re here to help you come up with the perfect plan to have the best family fun time out.
We’ve rounded up some of the greatest spots where you and the family can take part in the festivities, including firework shows, festivals, creative workshops, theme park celebrations, roaming entertainment and the one and only Expo 2020. No matter what your preferences are, we’ve got you covered with the absolute BEST National Day celebrations, both indoors and outdoors!...
It is a well-known fact that there's no better way to bond as a family, than over delicious food. Yummy dishes, refreshing drinks and something to keep your little kiddos entertained - well that's the perfect recipe for a great family weekend out!
That's why we have rounded up some awesome family friendly brunches that are sure to treat those taste buds of yours. And you know what's even more awesome? They all come with super fantastic deals and discounts when you book through our app - some even let the kiddos eat for FREE!
From seafood, barbeques, and Asian cuisine, to pizzas, burgers and lavish desserts, you will be on a beautiful culinary journey around the world....
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