United Arab Emirates or UAE is a federation of seven emirates located in the eastern region in the Arabian Peninsula. Abu Dhabi is the capital and it’s known to be a very modern country with great architectural and technological advancement.
UAE is the easiest starting point for those who would like to take a tour of the Middle East. It is very accessible to Saudi Arabia, Oman and the Persian Gulf and has a rich history and extensive culture.
Since it is a country in the Middle East, expect very hot and humid temperatures in UAE for most of the year. Is seldom rains in the emirates but the government manages the federation’s water supply year round.
Aside from Abu Dhabi, Dubai is another famous city that tourists often go to while in the UAE. It is the most common entry point for travelers to the rest of the emirates and a center for transportation and commerce. It houses state-of-the-art hotels and resorts and majestic skyscrapers, including the tallest building in the world today, the Burj Khalifa located in downtown Dubai. It is surrounded by popular shopping destinations and various establishments to the delight of both local and foreign tourists.
And speaking for world-class hotels, UAE is also where Burj Al Arab can be found. This magnificent hotel is one of the most photographed structures in the world today, due to its unique a beautiful form that resembles a billowing sail. This hotel is also located in Dubai.
So if you are planning to explore the Middle East, better start your trip by visiting the breathtaking spots in UAE. You will definitely enjoy every destination and have a hassle-free visit around the cities.