x Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 26 July 2017

Five things to do today: see works by Abu Dhabi Art Squad and sign up to get in shape

Our daily round-up of things to do in the UAE. Order your Ramadan treats and book a tour of Abu Dhabi's islands.

The rose mahalabia cheesecake from Blossom Sweets. Courtesy Blossom Sweets
The rose mahalabia cheesecake from Blossom Sweets. Courtesy Blossom Sweets

order delicious Ramadan treats and hampers from Blossom Sweets, including banoffee pie, chai cake with honey-ginger cream and the rose mahalabia cheesecake (pictured). In line with Ramadan's time of giving, Blossom Sweets will donate 5 per cent of every purchase to Red Crescent Society. Off Muroor Road (4th Street), Abu Dhabi, 02 441 2999, www.blossomsweets.com

see the annual collective art exhibition of works by Abu Dhabi Art Squad - 15 international artists living and working in the capital. A selection of the artworks is for sale and view and will appeal to a range of tastes and budget. Chocolate Gallery, lobby level, Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Between the Bridges, Abu Dhabi, 02 654 3333, www.theartsquad.com

book a tour of Abu Dhabi's islands with Xventures and enjoy a powerboat ride in luxury, island hopping, swimming, snorkelling and the chance of spotting some dolphins. A two-hour tour from Dh800 for up to five people, 055 540 4500, www.x-ventures.ae

plan your child's birthday at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi with three exclusive packages including meals and a cake that make a party at the theme park a one-of-a-kind experience. From Dh195 per guest, www.ferrariworldabudhabi.com

use the online booking portal The Curve to sign up for classes at Fitness 360 at various locations around Dubai. Options include Pilates, yoga, Zumba, belly dancing, kick-boxing and a selection of Les Mills classes. www.thecurve-me.com

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