Things to know about the United Arab Emirates

UAE Flag UAE stands for the United Arab Emirates. It is located in western Asia. It is an area where the style of politics is a monarchy. The government is established on the principles of Islam, which are run by an Islamic Emir. It has a total area of 77,700 sq km.

Population and Language

It has a total population of 8.1 million primary languages spoke it is Arabic. The dominant religion is Islam. Dirham used as currency in UAE.

Main Source of Income

Until the discovery of oil, the source of income of the UAE was fishing. Then in 1962, the UAE economy reversed, and oil became the best source of income.

UAE States

The United Arab Emirates consists of 7 states. Here are the names of 7 States in the UAE:
• Abu Dhabi
• Dubai
• Ajman
• Fujairah
• Ras al Khaimah
• Sharjah
• Umm al Quwain
The UAE is known worldwide for its 2 States, Abu Dhabi and Dubai. Because of these two cities, millions of people from all over the world visit here every year.

Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi is the national capital of the UAE; It is also the second most populated country in the United Arab Emirates. It is a T-size island and extends to the Arabian Gulf; Its total population is about 1.8 million. Abu Dhabi has the largest oil reserves. That is why it is the wealthiest emirate in the UAE. Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Yas Island and Khalifa Park are the beauties of the UAE.

Sheikh Zayed Mosque inspires tourists the most. It is the 6th largest mosque in the world. Also, there are many shopping malls and private beaches where people come to swim.


Dubai is the most popular city in the UAE, and It founded by Ubaid bin Saeed and Maktum bin Bhatti Al Maktoum. Dubai is a very safe place for tourists. Dubai is famous for its luxury shopping and ultramodern architecture.

Tourist’s attraction in Dubai

• Burj Khalifa is the most massive tower in the world and found in Dubai; its total length is 828 meters high. It naturally rules the Dubai skyline. It is beautiful from the inside as well.
• The Dubai Mall comes after Burj Khalifa; A whole day is not enough to visit it. There are 1500+ shops and 150 restaurants. The indoor waterfall and outdoor fountain enhance the beauty of the Mall. There is also a Giant Aquarium and Underwater Zoo for children to see.
• The Dubai Fountain locates at the base of Burj Khalifa; It considered the largest choreographed fountain in the world. Palm Jumeirah is a palm tree-shaped island; It found the largest artificial island in the world. It is a human-made island.
Also, Dubai Creek, The walk and beach at JBR, Dubai Marina (cityscape), Kite beach, Dubai's desert and Dubai canal are the best places for tourists to see.