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A view of the side of the Sheikh Zayed Grand mosque from the North side courtyard

North Side View of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi

The view of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi, UAE, as seen from the north side courtyard, with its impressive domes and uniquely golden spires on top of them. Tried a symmetrical photograph but didn’t quite come out in a straight line, though you can see a glass window straight ahead if you look closely. Facebook Twitter Google+ ...

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Kondody Autocraft new AIS-502 complaint bus model for Kondody Motors at Kottayam

Kondody Autocraft’s Newest Bus Model (AIS-052) for Kondody Motors

Kondody Autocraft is Kerala’s most important bus body building undertaking located at Kottayam, Kerala. They build ladder-on-frame bus bodies on chassis for private bus operators. These buses, commonly called the “Kondody Body” are widely seen across South Kerala. They are the only manufacturer (apart from KSRTC) accredited to build buses in compliance with the new AIS-052 code of practice for bus ...

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Night time skyline of the Dubai Marina and Jumeriah Beach Residence Towers

The Night Skyline of the Dubai Marina and Jumeirah Beach Residences

The ‘poshest’ and most upscale location of not just Dubai, the UAE or the Middle East but maybe the world, the Dubai Marina lies still at night, glittering like a jewel. The towers are residential apartments of the Jumeirah Beach Residences, one side offering a view of the Marina and the other of the sea! Seen parked are yachts while ...

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A chandelier at Sheikh Zayed Grand mosque Abudhabi in UAE

A Chandelier at the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi

A close up photo of one of the many magnificent chandeliers adorning the ceilings of the Sheikh Zayed grand mosque at Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). This Chandelier brings out the contrast between the architecture of the strictly Islamic ways of the mosque building with that of the decorations itself. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn ...

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Colorful Umbrellas hanging, forming the "ceiling" at The Village at the Dubai Mall

Umbrellas Hang Around Adding Color to The Village at Dubai Mall

The Village is a part of the enormous sprawling Dubai Mall, located on its ground floor, consisting of a wide, straight pathway flanked by designer stores on both sides. And a thousand colorful umbrellas are suspended from above to form the ceiling of the pathway, creating a mesmerizing cowl of color! Here are some of those umbrellas. Being an open area, this is ...

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Dubai RTA's Neoplan Double Decekr bus at Sharjah Al Jubail bus terminal

Dubai’s Majestic MAN Neoplan Centroliner Double Decker Bus!

Dubai’s majestic Neoplan Multi-Axle Double Decker bus as seen at the Al Jubail bus terminus in Sharjah. These buses built by MAN’s Neoplan on the Neoplan Centroliner platform are the mainstay of Dubai’s public transport bus system owned and operated by Dubai government’s Road Transport Authority (RTA). These buses are incredibly comfortable and can seat 51 on its upper deck and ...

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