Unfamiliar Destinations Blog
Abu Dhabi is one of the seven Emirates in the United Arab Emirates. It’s overlooked by its much shinier sister Emirate, Dubai. Abu Dhabi does hold its own though with the world’ largest mosque and home to one of the Formula One car racing event during the year. With all these attractions and more, its worth your time to visit this desert oasis.
It’s pretty strange albeit cool to be driving down the motorway in Ireland and see a sign for Barack Obama Plaza. Well, that’s what happened when I visited Ireland recently and my driver stopped there for tea. You should do the same when heading on the M7.
I’ve been to Singapore many times, but had never realized that the Fullerton Hotel Singapore is known as Mile Zero which is where Singapore starts. There’s a fascinating gallery inside telling you all about it and its a must see. The building itself used to be the General Post Office and if you look closely some of the staff in the building has “GPO” on the sleeve of their shirts.