Official language: Arabic
Time zone: UTC +4
Currency: Dirham (AED)
The group of skyscrapers Etihad Towers, was awarded with architectonic award Emporis Skyscraper Award, granted to the most innovative skyscrapers and appeared in the movie Fast and Furious.
In Abu Dhabi takes place races as part of World Championship in Formula 1. The race on this impressive track starts during the day and ends after twilight, as the only one in the world.
Reportedly, the village, in spot of which there is situated Abu Dhabi today, was founded by Nomads, when they embarked on a trip in search of gazelle. The name itself, in the Arabic language, means exactly the homeland of those animals.