Known as a very popular transit hub for most international travelers, majority of us associate UAE and the gulf region with only Dubai. Look deeper and you will be surprised to know that it is more than just camels, sand dunes and tall buildings there. The middle east is not only rich in black gold but proudly boast about their historically rich heritage and is culturally dynamic. From isolated deserts and snowy mountains to a futuristic city map and Michelin star restaurants this region has a lot to offer in order to pacify an explorer’s soul.
The United Arab Emirates is no Europe where a less than an hour’s drive takes you to an entirely different country and culture, but, there are a lot more to explore than you can imagine. If you are travelling to Dubai, do something off beat away from the city or if you are already living in Dubai, you will probably have more to look forward to in the weekends to come after reading this.