Saadiyat Island & High Tea

Last February I made it out to the United Arab Emirates to visit my cousin, currently teaching English in Abu Dhabi.  I flew Turkish Airlines with a stop over in Ataturk in Istanbul.  I had a really wonderful flight and was treated well by Turkish Airlines, thankfully as it was a fourteen hour flight.  The stop over on the way there was about four hours.  Not made easy by the fact that there isn’t much to do in Ataturk.  The airport was undergoing renovations at the time and other than private lounges and restaurants there are few places to sit…