Time Out Quick Guides: Things to know if you're new to Abu Dhabi

Essential information for those who are arriving for the first time

Every year thousands of new people arrive at Abu Dhabi International Airport to start a new life here in the UAE.

One thing is for sure, the first time you step off that plane things are pretty daunting.

But, it doesn’t need to be that way – newbies, we see you and welcome you, you’re going to have a blast.

You’ll  soon find your feet and will fall in love with the capital just like we did.

There’s a lot to learn and plenty of things to know about the city, but don’t worry, Time Out will always keep you updated with the best deals, events, restaurants and news.

So if you’re new to the capital? Here are ten things you should know to get you started.

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