The most attractive country for tourists is the United Arab Emirates. United Arab Emirates – is the country of sheikhs, the highest world standards, the azure warm waters of the Persian Gulf, high-class hotels, the most unique sights. This is the country in which from the first minute of being in it you feel like a real sheikh. The UAE is the personification of the fairy tale of the future!
Formed in 1971, the confederation of seven emirates – the United Arab Emirates are located in the desert areas of the Arabian Peninsula in Western Asia. Neighbors of the Emirates – Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Oman, as well as the Indian Ocean and the Persian Gulf. The territory of the UAE is 83.6 thousand square kilometers, with 2.4 million people, a quarter of which are local Arabs, and the rest are traders and workers. Only UAE citizens are eligible for UAE citizenship. The state language of the country is Arabic, the monetary unit is the dirhams.
The population of the Emirates is very religious, the state religion is Islam. Propaganda of other dogmas in the country is punished very severely. The state political structure of the UAE is the president and the governments subordinate to him of each of the seven emirates.
UAE – the capital and the largest cities
The capital of the United Arab Emirates is Abu Dhabi. The city is located on the shore of the Persian Gulf and is the largest and richest. The population of Abu Dhabi is 1463 491 inhabitants.
The largest cities in United Arab Emirates are Dubai
– Ras al-Khaimah
United Arab Emirates – Holidays and Tours
A tour to the UAE is a journey to the fairy tale of Shakherezady. It is this country that offers a real royal vacation surrounded by luxury, comfort and all the most amazing and modern. And although the Emirates are the richest country in the world, it does not affect the prices of holidays in the UAE.
Resting in the Emirates is not only an excellent opportunity in paradise beauty to luxuriate in the sun and feel like a real sheikh. Rest in the UAE – this is the most incredible entertainment, fascinating excursions and a wide variety of outdoor activities. There is everything for everyone here!
Stunning mosques, fabulous palaces of sheikhs, walks on helicopters, racing in jeeps on barkhans. camel races, snowboarding in the most unique ski resort – all this, and of course rest on the luxurious beaches will give an unforgettable experience. In addition, the Emirates is an unforgettable mix of oriental exotics and the latest technologies. The ultra-modern, exclusive architecture of this country is one delight and surprise! Here the quarters, as if from a fairy tale about Aladin are connected simply with amazing, chic modern buildings.
Especially popular with tourists around the world are tours to the Emirates to Dubai, which combines the traditional spirit of the East and modernity. Dubai is the most luxurious beach vacation, historical museums, the biggest shopping center of the east, water parks, zoos, skating rinks …
Interestingly, the beaches in the UAE in each emirate with different colors of sand, for example in Dubai – white, in Ras al-Khaimah – red, and in Fujairah – gray. The UAE is famous for its diving centers and simply luxurious places for diving.
All resorts of the Emirates – this is a real fairy tale for holidaymakers, but especially popular – it’s Abu Dhabi
– Umm Al Quwain
– Al Ain
– Ras al-Khaimah.
And, of course, the Emirates are the best place in the world for shopping.
United Arab Emirates – tourist attractions
Emirates – this is one great attraction. Of course, this country has something to show and there is something to surprise. The main attraction of the country is its capital Abu Dhabi, a city that is recognized as one of the most refined and luxurious cities in the world. Abu Dhabi is the “garden city” of the country, it has an oasis of “Al-Ein”, which is famous for its archaeological museums, Healy burials, as well as the world famous animal market.
Unbelievable delight will cause guests of the country to visit the most advanced water park in the world WILD WADI. There are a lot of the most modern water attractions in the park.
Of particular interest is the first ski resort of the Middle East, which is built on an area of 22.5 thousand square meters. The resort has 5 runs that vary in height, steepness and difficulty.
In Dubai is located the incredible beauty of the Jumeira Mosque, which is a magnificent example of modern Islamic architecture and a favorite place for photographers.
An amazing picture is the brilliant novelty and exclusivity of the Dubai project – “Islands of the World”. This 300 artificial islands in the form of 7 continents, which are built in the form of a huge palm tree 2 km from the shore, directly opposite another icon of the city – the famous hotel “Burj Al Arab”. “Islands of the World” is the most famous project of the Emirates, which is the second man-made structure, after the Great Wall of China.
The oldest city in the country is Ras Al Khaimah, which was founded back in 655 AD. – in the past a flourishing pearl trade center and the largest outlet of the Persian Gulf.
All the cities of the UAE are both similar and completely different. They are all worthy to visit them. Each city of the Emirates enchants with its cultural and architectural sights, its fabulous beauty and modernity.
UAE – weather (climate)
The United Arab Emirates have a subtropical, arid climate throughout its territory, therefore rains in the country are a rarity, and as a rule, precipitation falls in February-March. Winter in the UAE is very warm with an average temperature of + 26C, and the summer is very hot, the average temperature rises to + 45C. The best period for holidays in the Emirates is from October to May.
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UAE – cuisine
Emirates – this is a real paradise for gourmets. It offers dishes from almost all parts of the world. Especially striking is its unusual and magnificent taste of national Arabic dishes.
Meat Arabian dishes use: beef, veal, meat of fish and birds. Especially it is worth trying lamb meat with nuts and rice, as well as traditional Arabic shuarma, shish kebab “tikka” and the most famous shish kebab of the East – “kebab”.
The country is very popular dishes from birds, a special delicacy is a dish of quail meat. Vegetables and greens are used in Arab cuisine in the widest possible way. Also in the country in a large number consumed dishes of sour-milk products and seafood.
A special taste of pleasure can be obtained by tasteful Arabic desserts. And coffee in the Emirates is a special art and a traditional drink for conversation. Therefore this drink is prepared on the spot and no automata are recognized. The most popular coffee in the country is Arabian and coffee with cardamom.
UAE – interesting facts
– In the Emirates there is no DPS service. All roads and intersections of the country are equipped with video cameras that continuously monitor violations.
– The highest skyscraper of the planet is in the UAE – Burj Khalifa, its height is 828 meters.
– The UAE is the world leader in gold consumption.
– In the Emirates it is forbidden to photograph local residents. And the reason for this is the position of the Koran, which forbids people to be portrayed.
– The UAE is a leader not only in terms of living standards, but also in life expectancy in the East. The average life expectancy of the population is 75 years.
– Each young family of the UAE receives from the state 19 thousand dollars (70 thousand dyhmarov) for the wedding ceremony and a comfortable villa.
– No one in the world can become a full-fledged resident of the UAE, such a royal life only for local Arabs.
UAE – visa
Visas to the UAE are issued electronically. Visa processing takes from 7 working days. The price for a tourist visa to the Emirates is $ 75, for children who are entered in the passport for free. When registering a visa to the UAE unmarried girls, there may be some difficulties.
United Arab Emirates – Embassy
The Embassy of the United Arab Emirates in Moscow is located on
ul. Olof Palme, 4.
phone: (495) 234 40 60
Map of the UAE