The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is an area in the Middle East that is made up of 7 diverse emirates. Brightsun Travel has numerous luxury holidays to United Arab Emirates, including to its capital, Abu Dhabi, plus Dubai, Ras al Khaimah and Sharjah. Starting in Sharjah, declared the Cultural Capital of the Arab World by UNESCO in 1998, and the Capital of Islamic Culture in 2014, you could discover a cultural hub in the UAE. Sharjah City is full of museums in its Heritage and Arts Areas, like the Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilisation, the Sharjah Heritage Museum and the Sharjah Art Foundation New Art Spaces gallery. Elsewhere in the country there is Fujairah City, boasting forts, mosques and vast shopping malls. Now on to the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah, which is a popular destination for all inclusive holidays to United Arab Emirates. Here you can explore Middle Eastern history dating back to the third century BC in its capital, or take dramatic side trips into the Hajar Mountains. Alternatively, base yourself on the man-made Marjan Island, and enjoy direct access to the incredible coastline of the Arabian Gulf.
Now for the UAE’s headliners – Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE, offers luxury in abundance. The richest city in the world, Abu Dhabi is a place where you will find hotels with gold lining the walls, mosques made of white marble and semi-precious stones, and shopping malls designed by world famous architects. And on Yas Island you can explore exclusive hotels and nightclubs, and visit the Ferrari World theme park, boasting some of the world’s fastest roller coasters. Last but by no means the least, Brightsun Travel has extensive flights and holidays to Dubai. In Dubai you can marvel at some of the world’s most impressive architecture, like the Burj Khalifa, the world’s highest building, and a range of historical treasures in the Al Fahidi Historic District. Or if it is beaches you are after, look no further than Palm Island, a breath-taking collection of man-made islands in Dubai littered with exclusive waterfront resorts. And let’s not forget shopping. Dubai is a shopper’s paradise, with the world’s biggest shopping mall, the Dubai Mall, offering over 1000 retail outlets to choose from. Contact Brightsun Travel about your next trip to the UAE, and book cheap United Arab Emirates holidays and discover which emirate is right for you.