Humidity in the desert can be a bit too overwhelming, especially during the summer. But this doesn’t stop tourists and locals from enjoying the wonders of the most lavish city in the United Arab Emirates. Instead of taking refuge in the comfort of air-conditioned malls and hotels, a lot of people flock to Hatta, a traditional village located at the foot of the Hajar Mountains, about 71 miles east of Dubai. Situated in a higher altitude, this town features the mildest and least humid climate than anywhere in the city, making it a favorite getaway of residents and tourists from the steamy metropolis.
Apart from the weather, another reason to visit the town is its natural scenery. Geographically bounded by the desert and the rugged Hajar Mountains, this town offers off-road adventures that compete with the luxurious experience in the city. Adventurous spirits may [Read more…]