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    Abu Dhabi,  UAE

    24 hours in Abu Dhabi: how to enjoy the perfect layover

    Direct flights are usually very convenient, but they can also be much more expensive than connecting ones, leaving you with the hard choice of picking between practicality and money. I recently faced this exact same alternative on my way back from Tokyo to Italy. In my case, giving priority to a cheap flight, I opted to fly with Etihad: from Tokyo to Abu Dhabi and then change to a connecting flight to Milan. That’s when the idea of a layover came to my mind. Abu Dhabi’s famous Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque had always been on my bucket list. And being just a few miles away from it, how could I…