The United Arab Emirates is a peninsula nation that is located along the Arabian Gulf (Which was once referred to as the Persian Gulf) the country is the union of 7 great emirates and has Abu Dhabi as its centre capital. It is a beautiful place to visit and would surely be on anyone’s bucket list.
If one wishes to visit the UAE, one of the best places to start would be the highest manmade point in the world. Located in the city of Dubai is the Burj Khalifa. Standing more than three fourth of a kilometre, this massive structure was crowned the tallest since its opening in 2009. It stands as a testament to the ingenuity and architectural excellence that man is capable of. If you wish to skip the long queues to visit this magnificent structure, you can easily order tickets online. The tour is quite worth the visit, and you could really appreciate the beauty of the city as well as the spanning panoramic bird’s eye view of the rest of the area. It is truly a treat. The city of Dubai itself is filled with shopping complexes, posh hotels, museums, cinemas and so many interesting sites. A day in the city would not be uneventful.
Sharjah would be another interesting place to visit, especially if you want to have a truly authentic UAE experience. The city is a cultural hub and entertains travellers from all walks of life. It really gives you a sneak peek into the rich culture and heritage the UAE boasts about. It is also an excellent shopping destination. The markets places are filled with beautiful silks and cotton, apparel, perfumes, electronics and so much more.