The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is located in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates, the vision of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. His excellency’s heart’s desire was to establish a structure that would unite the cultural diversity of the Islamic world, with the historical and modern values of architecture and art.
Is it Possible to do Paris in a Weekend
How do you squeeze all that culture, history and architecture into just a weekend in Paris? Well the reality is that you don’t. You have to prioritize. So that’s what we did. Our bucket list items for a long weekend in Paris went something like this:
- Eiffel Tower
- Musee de Louvre
- Montmartre and Sacre Coeur
- Cruise on the Seine
- Champs Elysees
- As many architectural icons as we could fit in
We have become a little obsessed about street art. Art is an incredibly strong medium and can contribute to amazing change in society and its relationship with the environment.
We particularly like the work of #nevercrew, the representation of mankind’s relationship with nature and the societal structure we function in, is very powerful.
The ability to enjoy such beautiful artwork in our urban environments is superb and its impact just very real.
Getting to Bath Somerset England
We’ve been lucky enough to spend time in Bath on four separate occasions. Our attraction to Bath was our love of literature, history and architecture.
It’s just a short hour and half train journey from London to Bath, which is a great way to travel. However, we’ve also travelled this journey by bus which is equally as comfortable but a slightly longer journey.
It’s so easy to get to and such a compact wee city that no transport is required. Exploring on foot is easy and you can walk anywhere in 10 minutes.
And so, after all those trips we’ve picked our “Best of Bath” for you!