Home to history & grand architecture, the Middle East is ranked high on any avid traveller’s list! We’re obsessed with the Middle East, with each city offering a unique point of interest that has both locals and visitors crazed!
Here’s what we think you simply mustn’t miss on your next visit to the Middle East!
As one of the 7 Wonders of the World, Petra is undoubtedly Jordan’s most valuable treasure and greatest tourist attraction. Discover the lengths of human ingenuity in a setting of raw natural beauty and take a guided hike through mountains that lead to breathtaking vantage points, such as the High Place of Sacrifice. By night you’ll see the canyon entrance lit up with thousands of candles leading you to the main square where the world famous Treasury is located, a sight that will stay in your memory forever.
Fast & furious! Abu Dhabi is home to world firsts: The Ferrari theme park & the well-loved Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Take a drive through Ferrari’s 77-year-old history with more than 20 exhilarating and educational rides and attractions, interactive shopping and authentic Italian dining experiences in the UAEs’ capital city.
If Sandton City or the V&A Waterfront are anything to go by, just picture a week in what’s become the worlds’ shopping capital. Hosting thrifty shopping festivals and home to the world’s biggest mall, Dubai caters for any and every shopaholic. Try and hold out until the start of the annual Dubai Shopping Festival, which runs at the beginning of every year for the best deals. The festival also hosts some amazing concerts and native Arabic entertainment.
A lot like our very own Century City in Cape Town, the Pearl-Qatar is Doha’s crowning jewel where man meets nature in perfect harmony. The result is the iconic Pearl. Home to a number of enchanting precincts, it offers luxurious living to a multitude of refined tastes. Choose from a selection of renowned restaurants and high-end shopping outlets, from luxury fashion brands to culinary options that’ll cater to taste buds and cravings from around the world. The Pearl is truly a masterpiece of private and modern living, where life looks great, no matter from which angle you are looking!
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