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May

Master Plan Abu Dhabi 2030

I attended the Cityscape last month and minus the coincidental glance to Sheikh Mohammed like last year, the exhibit was indeed interesting. For an expat like me, I mumbled at some point that I should treasure these shots in reference to the exciting future of this emirate. That means that I should strive to have a healthy life in order to live longer and witness the results of the urban planning in two decades coming into full swing. Oh well, everyone aims that. Anyway, we visited first the booth of the agency which is responsible for the development of master plans for the Emirate of Abu Dhabi (also referred as Abu Dhabi Plan 2030). They have updated the lifesize 3D model:

Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council

Ferrari World
Ferrari World, the biggest indoor theme park in the world.

Capital Gate of Abu Dhabi
The furthest leaning mandmade tower to date. Otherwise known as the Capital Gate.

Cityscape Abu Dhabi 2011
Capital District, the future seat of royal and government offices, embassies and the like. The planning for security must really be challenging.

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