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enjoying the culture of the beautiful city, taking in a local Souk or for something more fast paced – from Dune Bashing or 4x4 driving in the Desert to the infamous Ferrari World. We take a look at some of the highlights. We sampled the Martini lunch on the Saturday, an ideal way to enjoy a relax drink with friends after golf, whilst enjoying the culinary delights of the hotels chefs. TOP ATTRACTIONS Ferrari World Abu Dhabi was determined and passionate to not only showcase the best of the Ferrari brand, but to provide people of all ages with the most thrilling theme park experience in the Middle East. Formula Rossa, the world’s fastest roller coaster, has the same G force one would The rooftop bar at Yas Viceroy feel driving in an F1 car and braking at maximum speed and is not for the faint at heart. The theme park also houses the highest rollercoaster loop on the planet, The Flying Aces. There is so much to experience and caters for all age-groups. Yes Waterworld - just a 10-minute drive from Abu Dhabi International Airport, a 30-minute drive from Abu Dhabi city centre. It is the only Emirati-themed waterpark in the world, is inspired by the UAE’s rich heritage of pearl diving through its unique story of ‘The Legend of the Lost Pearl’. It is the UAE’s first mega waterpark - home to 45 exhilarating rides. With rides and experiences on offer to thrill both the young and the young at heart, it is worth the half day trip. The luxurious Yas Viceroy Hotel Volume 3 • Issue 36 29