Some Impressions from my recent trip to Dubai and Abu Dhabi

After some time I went back for a week to the UAE with stops in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. The main photo spots where the Dubai Mall with the Burj Khalifa and in Abu Dhabi the Sheik Zayed Grand Mosque.

Panoramic view from the hotel pool deck to the Financial Center and the Burj Khalifa

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Some of these photos and more you can find on my 500px site


Panorama of the Dubai Financial District

View from the Pool-Deck of the Park Regis Kris Kin Hotel in Dubai


Sunrise over the Financial District of Dubai

Dubai view on the Financial District at Sunrise

Two of the Landmarks in Dubai, the Burj Khalifa and the Burj al Arab


Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall

Burj Khalifa in the sun

Burj al Arab

The Burj al Arab

Burj Khalifa


Here some views from “At the top” Burj Khalifa observation deck 



Burj Khalifa at day and night

Look-Up from the Burj Khalifa observation deck

Look-up Burj Khalifa




Water fountains at the Dubai Mall

Interesting architecture in Dubai

Bur Juman Mall Towers

Visit to the Souks in Dubai

Some interesting souks like the spice souk and the gold souk are worth a visit while you are in Dubai


Salesmen on the Deira Souk

Salesmen on the Souk


Spices on the Deira Spice Souk

Spices on the Souk


Gold Souk in Deira

Dubai Gold Souk


Sunset on Jumeirah Beach

Jumeirah Sunset

New area is growing along the Water Canal Walk in Dubai


Water Canal Bridge

Dubai Water Canal Walk Bridge


Dubai Marina – The new Downtown

Dubai Marina

Dubai Marina

Dubai Marina at night

Dubai Marina at night


Dubai Marina at night


Dubai Marina Beach

Marina Beach



Dubai Marina Towers

Towers of Dubai Marina

The Palm Jumeirah

  The Palm Jumeirah

Hotel The Palm Jumeirah

Abu Dhabi Impressions

My favourite photo spot in Abu Dhabi, the Sheik Bin Zayed Grand mosque – one of the largest Mosque in the world.

Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi at golden hour

Bin Zayed Grand Mosque




Gold & Arches         Minarett of the Grand Mosque Abu Dhabi    Grand Mosque B&W Minarett


Grand Mosque View


Grand Mosque Abu Dhabi with reflections

Grand Mosque Abu Dhabi at the Blue Hour

View inside the Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi

Interior of the Grand Mosque


Panorama of the Abu Dhabi Corniche

Abu Dhabi Corniche Panorama



Sunset over the Emirates Palace Hotel

Abu Dhabi with the Emirates Palace Hotel

Sunset over 2 Palaces, left the Hotel Emirates Palace and on the right the palace of Scheich Muhammad bin Zayid Al Nahyan.

sunset at the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi

Sunset over the palace

Sunset over the Sheik’s Palace




Abu Dhabi Formula 1 – The Marina Circuit

Marina Circuit Formula 1 race track Abu Dhabi

Tower at Marina Circuit Abu Dhabi


Marina Circuit

Schwabenland I

architecture at Marina Circuit



…next time maybe my boat?



About Manfred Münzl

Digital Immigrant & Amateur-Blogger Working in automation and interested in Digital Transformation, Industry 4.0 Hobby-Photographer, Landscape, Nature, Travel.

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