Zabeel Park: a park on the sand

Zabeel Park – one of the largest parks in in Dubai, UAE, of the size equal to 45 football playgrounds, with 10 000 tress (3 000 palm trees). First technology driven park in the Gulf (with Smart Palms providing free wifi and chargers…).




May 8, 2015


Zabeel Park, Zabeel Area, Near Al Jafiliya (Max Fashion) Metro Station Dubai, UAE

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⛭ Weather in Dubai


See also / Other parks in Dubai:

Action Park | Al Barsha Pond Park | Al Khazzan Park | Al Quoz Pond Park | Creek Park | Mushrif Park | Satwa Park


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Camel Festival at Al Marmoom

Camel racing – an important part of Arab heritage – dates back to the 7th century B.C.

One of the the biggest camel racing events in UAE – Dubai Crown Prince Camel Festival (fourth edition) took place at Al Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve (Emirate of Dubai, UAE) in January 2021:

  • 11 days (16-27 January 2021);
  • 326 laps (of 5  km to 8 km);
  • 5 categories: designated for Their Highnesses Sheikhs and Tribesmen.

Below: photos from Thanaiya Race for Tribesmen – on January 23, 2021.

Ξ Dubai Camel Racing Club page


Waiting

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Two

Two goats and twilight – at the slopes of Jebel Jais, a mountain in North-Western Hajar Mountains, in Ras al Khaimah emirate, UAE.

One Word Sunday Challenge: Two – by Debbie from Travel With Intent.


At Jebel Jais: view to Shaam and Arabian Gulf – Ras al Khaimah, UAE

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Camels

Camels in Ras al Khaimah in United Arab Emirates.


August 2020


∇ Location: view on Google Maps

⛭ Weather in Ras al Khaimah


See also:

Camels


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A perfect camouflage

Arabian sand gazelle (Gazella marica) in Ras al Khaimah in United Arab Emirates.


August 2020


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⛭ Weather in Ras al Khaimah


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