Abu Dhabi literally Father of gazelle, is the capital and the second largest city in the United Arab Emirates. Abu Dhabi lies on a T-shaped island jutting into the Persian Gulf from the central western coast. The city proper had an estimated population of 896,751 in 2009. Abu Dhabi houses important offices of the federal government, and is the seat for the United Arab Emirates Government and the home for the Abu Dhabi Emiri Family and the President of the UAE from this family. Abu Dhabi has grown to be a cosmopolitan metropolis. Its rapid development and urbanisation, coupled with the relatively high average income of its population, has transformed Abu Dhabi to a larger and advanced metropolis.
Abu Dhabi Tourist Official
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Al Salam Street P.O. Box: 94000
United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +97124440444 Fax: +971 2 444 0400 Toll Free Number : 800 555
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