Posted at 6:58 pm , on April 16, 2010
I have missed the last two photo hunts (themes:sweet and vertical) because I forgot to set the posts to auto-publish before I went on a short vacation. I am photohunting again with the theme: covered. I took this photo in a theme park last year. These lovely women were covered by leaves as they were depicting the character of “the walking trees”. Yes, after this kiddo, I had my photo taken with them, too.
More photo hunters here.
Posted at 1:14 pm , on August 2, 2009
This post won’t tackle the weather in UAE, but of a theme park.
Summer in Abu Dhabi is a theme park that opens only from July 1 to August 15 every year. It’s dubbed like that considering that July and August are summer months in this part of the world.
(The ticket booth has separate lines for ladies, families and credit card purchases. I haven’t checked where to queue for the “all else” category since my tickets were gifted by a friend and her husband.)
The attractions are grouped into a per island concept to cover the following: culture and heritage, adventure, science and technology, entertainment and sports. As you reach the atrium, you’d be instantly entertained by the trapeze set:
It has a garden-like environment showing a tree house which offers freefall skydive simulations (which didn’t appeal much to me, hence, I didn’t try. Parang tatalon ka lang, that’s all. The indoor skydiving is far much better.), oversized flowers and walking trees like them: