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F1 track from balcony of the Yas Marina Hotel, Abu Dhabi

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This is the night-time view overlooking the F1 circuit from a balcony at the Yas Marina Hotel, Abu Dhabi. This conceptual and experimental piece of architecture is the only hotel in the world to be build in the middle of a Formula 1 racetrack. Shot as part of a series of 120 360° panoromic images of the hotel.

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A: Yas Marina Hotel, Abu Dhabi; Kazu Tepenyaki Restaurant

by Change The Picture, 10 meters away

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Yas Marina Hotel, Abu Dhabi; Kazu Tepenyaki Restaurant

B: Yas Viceroy Hotel, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE

by SHIJI ULLERI, 40 meters away

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C: Yas Marina Hotel Presidential Suite Lounge, Abu Dhabi

by Change The Picture, 100 meters away

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Yas Marina Hotel Presidential Suite Lounge, Abu Dhabi

D: Yas Marina Circuit Hotel

by Edgardo Gozun Tumang, 240 meters away

Yas Marina Circuit Hotel

E: Main Entrance Yas Marina Circuit

by Edgardo Gozun Tumang, 840 meters away

Main Entrance Yas Marina Circuit

F: Entrance Yas Marina Circuit

by Edgardo Gozun Tumang, 870 meters away

Entrance Yas Marina Circuit

G: Survey Gps Set Up In Yas Island

by Edgardo Gozun Tumang, 1.1 km away

Survey Gps Set Up In Yas Island

H: Ferrari World On Going Construction In Yas Island

by Edgardo Gozun Tumang, 1.7 km away

Ferrari World On Going Construction In Yas Island

I: Ferrari World Theme Park

by Edgardo Gozun Tumang, 1.7 km away

Ferrari World Theme Park

J: Ferrari Center, Abu Dhabi, with the group

by JAN Maglasang, 1.8 km away

Ferrari Center, Abu Dhabi, with the group

Ferrari Center, Abu Dhabi, with the group

This panorama was taken in United Arab Emirates

This is an overview of United Arab Emirates

Roots of history in the UAE go back more than five thousand years, when you would have found people fishing, trading camels and diving for pearls.

The United Arab Emirates consists of Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah and Umm al-Quwain. They're a federation of states located in the southeast of the Arabian Peninsula, next to Saudi Arabia.

The UAE was established in 1971 and rapidly grew in economic status with the help of foreign investment.

UAE is a member of OPEC. Oil was discovered in 1967 in Abu Dhabi, and the Emirates quickly became interested in unification for their common benefit. The U.S. soon overtook Britain as their major business partner, and Abu Dhabi became the largest oil producer in the UAE.

At present, the UAE has one of the fastest-growing economies in the world. Ol, financial services, media and tourism are their major activities.

There are approximately $350 billion of active construction projects, including what will soon be the world's tallest man-made object, the Burj Dubai tower.

Other fun things on the way: a man-made archipelago of islands called The World, DubaiLand (bigger than Disneyland) and the world's largest shopping mall, which will also be in Dubai.

Apparently somebody in Dubai knows how to throw a good party.

The UAE is full of things to do if you can handle the scale they do them on. Football, Tennis, falconry; Formula F1 racing, camel racing (with robotic jockeys) and even skiing!

Text by Steve Smith.

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