United Arab Emirates

The United Arab Emirates consists of seven Emirates: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Umm al-Qaiwain, Fujairah, Ajman and Ras Al Khaimah. Four-fifths of the UAE is desert but has contrasting landscapes—from the precipitous Hajar Mountains to the more fertile stretches of its coastal plains.


Though small in size , the UAE has become an important player in regional and international affairs. In 1971, the late President Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan unified the states into a federation. With his visionary leadership, oil wealth was used to develop the UAE into one of the world’s most open and successful economies.


The United Arab Emirates cannot be missed during the 2021 edition of the Embassy Festival as we have selected one

Perhaps the most well-known traditional dance in the United Arab Emirates, Al-Ayyala is performed by men and young men  who