Abu Dhabi's Shangri-La Hotel is Almost Like Staying In An Actual Sheikh’s Palace

Although often overshadowed by its flashier and cosmopolitan neighbor Dubai, Abu Dhabi is very much an appealing destination. The capital of the United Arab Emirates, it is a majestic, modern island situated in the Persian Gulf. Its gleaming white Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque can accommodate 40,000 worshippers, and the Emirates Palace hosts dozens of operas and concerts within its 114 domes. I recently paid a visit to the Middle Eastern city to explore its rich region, as well as one of its most prestigious properties, the Shangri-La Hotel Qaryat Al Beri. 

Katherine Bond

Katherine Sutton Bond is a freelance travel and luxury item writer for She's traveled the world and sampled some of the leading hotels and destinations of the globe. She often covers luxury events and technology. ...(Read More)

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