Society, Media & Culture
Smoking sheesha in Abu Dhabi / Photo HHMore than any other country on the Arabian Peninsula, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are known for their skyscrapers, luxurious shopping malls and tourist centres. The traditional Arab culture, which forms the backbone of the UAE’s culture, is however often overlooked.
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