The Sheikh Zayed Mosque is located in Abu Dhabi, the ultra-modern capital of the United Arab Emirates. The mosque is one of the world’s largest and can fit up to 40,000 worshipers at one time! Reflecting pools, hand knotted carpet, 24 carat gold chandeliers and a lighting system that reflects the phases of the moon can all be found at this magnificent mosque.


This week’s #g1photofriday was submitted by user @rick.hines using the hashtag #gate1travel. This reflective view was taken in the Sheikh Zayed Mosque located in Abu Dhabi. Be sure to tag your photos on social media with #gate1travel or #g1photofriday to be featured. Check out Gate 1 Travel’s Abu Dhabi trips here!

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