In pictures: UAE landmarks lit up in honour of Ireland's National Day
The expansive dunes of the Arabian Desert was one of 10 iconic UAE landmarks that stood vast and tall in green this year, to mark Ireland's National Day (St. Patrick's Day) and 10th annual Global Greening initiative by Tourism Ireland.
The magnificent Burj Khalifa illuminated 830m of green for the second consecutive year.
Arabian Desert - organised by Arabian Adventures - turned from brown to green
Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club
Intercontinental Abu Dhabi
Nation Towers in Abu Dhabi