United Arab Emirates in Asia is known as one of the largest oil producers in the world. It has undergone enormous economic growth in recent decades and has been greatly modernized. The country consists of seven emirates, somewhat similar to the United States of America. The seven emirates are Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras Al Khaimah, Sharjah and Umm Al Quwain. The capital of the United Arab Emirates, or simply the UAE, is Abu Dhabi. The largest and most famous city in the UAE is without a doubt Dubai. It’s currently one of the most visited cities in the Middle East and even one of the most visited cities in the world. The largest airports in the United Arab Emirates are Dubai International Airport and Abu Dhabi International Airport. This is mainly because the airports are home to the two bigger airlines Emirates and Etihad Airways.
Practical information about the United Arab Emirates:
Time zone: UTC+4
Currency: UAE dirham (AED)
National Day: 2 December