Our next planned family vacation isn’t coming up until the
last quarter of the year, and we’re going to Abu Dhabi! Yes, we were one of the
lucky ones to secure the steeply discounted tickets via Etihad Airways to Abu
Dhabi, and we’re excited!
and we thought bringing our soon-to-be four year old on this trip out of the
country would make for an excellent, educational and fun family vacation.
|Photo Courtesy Shangri-La Abu Dhabi|
is currently the five star hotel, Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri. We chose this hotel based off of suggestions
from other people that it’s family-friendly. However, since our trip is so far
ahead, we still have time to change it. I’ve also heard the Fairmont next door is quite kid-friendly as well. If you have any suggestions on places to stay that are
kid/family-friendly, and have experienced traveling to Abu Dhabi with a toddler
please leave a comment.
|Pool & beach view Shangri-La Abu Dhabi|
old for 6 days. For the last couple of
months she’s been begging us to take her to the beach, and just a few days ago,
since the weather is warmer, she innocently asked, “Mommy, is it summer? I want
to go to the beach now.” Even she is over the cold and snow. Of course, since our hotel is set on a
private beach, we will spend a lot of time chilling and catching some rays until she gets sick
of it, and wants to do something else.
visiting Abu Dhabi and Dubai include:
- Emirates Park Zoo and/or Al Ain Zoo
- Abu Dhabi Wildlife Center and/or Arabian Wildlife Park
- Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo
to our Abu Dhabi/Dubai trip that include what to wear, what to pack, where to eat, and more. So stay tuned!