Where the Past Meets the Future
The United Arab Emirates is made up of seven emirates. Often referred to as the UAE, the country has become a major global business hub. Home to many Western companies, many westerners are seeking out this country as a travel destination for its luxurious malls and hotels. The UAE is home to some of the world's greatest and most unique attractions such as the world's largest building, the Burj Khalifa, Ski Dubai, the region's first indoor ski slopes, and Ferrari world, the world's first and only Ferrari theme park. Bordering the Persian Gulf, the country is known for its beautiful white beaches and warm water. Outside of the cities in the UAE, there is a vast desert that offers many activities such as dune drives, camel rides, sand boarding, and overnight camp outs.