Emirates Palace christmas tree sets world record

May 12th, 2011 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS  

Abu Dhabi, May 12 (IANS/WAM) A christmas tree at the Emirates Palace HOtel in Abu Dhabi has set a new Guinness Record as the world’s most expensively dressed tree.

The tree is decorated with precious gems worth $11.2 million.

The hotel received the Guinness confirmation May 7.

Hans Olbertz, general manager, said: “This is another unique mark by the Emirates Palace and it is our responsibility to ensure its best international presence.”

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