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Yas Marina Circuit - If you are lucky enough to have your holiday overlap with the Grand Prix – the Formula 1 Etihad Airways Grand Prix is taking place later in the month, for its 8th year There are many driving experiences available in order to get a taste for life in the fast lane; from Karting, to Drag Racing to Drift Nights – they even open up the track to the public for a Bike night set against some the back drop of good tunes. Sheikh Zayed Mosque - The Sheikh Zayed Mosque also known as the Grand Mosque is one of the world’s biggest mosques. You can tour around the spectacular domes and minarets of this vast white marble edifice, and go inside to view the interior – the mosque can accommodate some 40,000 people at any one time. Skilled chefs at the Martini Lunch DESERT EXPERIENCE AT THE ARABIAN NIGHTS VILLAGE If time allows, a visit to the Desert is a must do when in Abu Dhabi. At the Arabian Nights Village you get to experience the sould and essence of Old Arabia. It was designed to let visitors experience the mythical and timeless beauty of the desert and aspects of traditional Emirati life. With lots of desert activities available for the whole family, guests can ride camels, rev-up quad bikes to surmount towering crescents, get the adrenalin pumping while dune bashing with fully qualified drivers, and sand surf down sheer inclines. Although internet is available for emergencies, there are no TVs on-site, so guests enjoy sheer tranquility, a perfect retreat from the hustle and bustle. The DG ladies relax poolside at The Westin Abu Dhabi Volume 3 • Issue 36 31