Colorful performers and characters are set to participate in the Grand Christmas Parade which includes giant helium balloons and mascots of iconic Christmas characters such as the Drummer Boy, The Nutcracker, Snowman, Gingerbread Man, Reindeer, Elf and the Venice Grand Canal
The Grand Canal
can still be viewed on either one of the four bridges that are in place for people to cross over.
Teaming up with the Ritz-Carlton on a mega-hotel project that sits in the shadow of the stunning Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, the emirate's most revered architectural treasure, the Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
aims to bring the glory of 17th century renaissance Italy to the GCC, trading the canals of Venice for the waters of Al Maqta'a Creek.
The exhibition of A Regatta on the Grand Canal
is at Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens, until Sunday September 13.
They hopped into a water taxi and made their way down the Grand Canal
Clooney's water taxi up the Grand Canal
to the venue last night was the last of a procession of a dozen that brought guests including Cindy Crawford, her husband Randy Gerber, Bill Murray and Matt Damon from the five-star Cipriani hotel opposite St Mark's Square, up the Grand Canal
to the luxury Aman hotel where the ceremony will take place.
A smiling Clooney traveled up the spectacular Grand Canal
to his wedding standing coolly aboard a water-taxi, waving to hundreds of well-wishers on shore and a flotilla of photographers chasing a glimpse of his final moments of bachelorhood.
George, 53, had earlier sipped champagne with pals before donning a tuxedo and boarding a boat that took the smiling groom up the majestic Grand Canal
Commercial validation of the Grand Canal
of Nicaragua project has been underpinned by the opinions expressed by the Head of Daily Operations at Maersk Line, Keith Svendsen, who said that while the Panama Canal expansion will allow the passage of much larger vessels than at present, the maximum length that will be admitted is 336 meters, while the Triple-E series used by the leading global shipping company, now measures 400 meters.
Riley had been instrumental in steering the growth of the group and the timely development of two iconic hotels - Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas on Sdiyat Island and The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal
Situated on the scenic Grand Canal
overlooking the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, the 57-acre waterfront luxury hotel offers a wide choice of luxury accommodation options including 85 private villas and four Ritz-Carlton Suites offering spacious facilities and premium amenities.
Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega (left) shake hands with Wang Jing, president of Chinese company HK Nicaragua Development Gran Canal Interoceanico, during the framework agreement for the construction of the Interoceanic Grand Canal
in Managua on Friday.
Luxury hospitality group Ritz-Carlton opened the doors to its first hotel in Abu Dhabi, the 532-room luxury resort, Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
, on Tuesday (March 12).
As long as you can make your way back to the Grand Canal
, you'll be fine.
The company is also on track to open the Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal
, the first Ritz-Carlton property in the capital in September of this year.