x Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 24 January 2018

In pictures: Explore the seven Emirates

Emiratis should leave their passports at home and become tourists in their own country, the Federal National Council heard recently. By doing so, families would not just have an enjoyable break, but also gain a deeper understanding of their culture and what the country has to offer. Here, seven Emiratis, one from each emirate, offer tips to staycationers and pick some of their favourite places on their doorstep, Asmaa Al Hameli writes.