The Middle east has become one of the budding shopping destinations in the past with malls and igh end brands taking over , Abu Dhabi too has got its share of the fashion world’s influence to it. Considered as the “national pastime” of Abu Dhabi shopping has become an integral part of the Emiratis lifestyle. Abu Dhabi has a wide range of selection , ranging from modern multi storey malls to traditional souk like structures where one can buy perfumes and other hand crafted items.
The country has so much to offer and one of the things to consider to make the most of your trip would be the accommodation options. Luxury hotels in Abu Dhabi city are a perfect to stay while you explore this great city. A noteworthy recommendation among past visitors has been eastern Mangroves Hotel & Spa by Anantara. Overlooking the water front, the hotel is a symbol of sheer luxury, designed to incorporate the modern amenities as well to give a hint of Middle Eastern touch.
A place to visit would be Abu Dhabi Mall, located within the tourist club area the mall offers mid range expensive shopping. The mall features shops such as H&M, Mango , Next and BHS among many others , the mall also has many cafes and restaurants as well as super markets , banks and other entertainment features such as bowling and cinemas.
Another such mall by the break waters of the Abu Dhabi corniche is the Marina Mall featuring mid range expensive shopping again with many bespoke brands such as Mango , Reiss among some of the names and many cafes , jewelry stores and electronics the mall also features its entertainment section which includes a cinema , ice rink , bowling and a pool.
Abu Dhabi is not only famous for its lavish shopping but also there are many local shops where if you are a good bargainer could get a decent deal.
Nigel Walters is a travel writer, who writes under the pen name, Fritzjames Stephen. His content is based on the myriad of experiences and indulgences that the world has to offer travellers across all walks of life.