💧 Tap Water
Don’t bother your head: tap water is safe to drink in the UAE. Restaurants and cafes in the UAE use tap water for cooking.
Tipping is not much expected in the UAE. Treating staff with respect is more important than tipping. Depending on the level of your service satisfaction, tipping between 10-15% is normal.
Arabic is the official language in the United Arab Emirates. A dialect of Gulf Arabic is common among most native Emiratis speakers. Schools in UAE teach Modern Standard Arabic.
The men in the UAE wear white (or shades of light colors) traditional outfits; while the Emirati women wear black. Abaya is the traditional outfit for women worn on top of other clothes. Don’t worry! Travelers don’t need to wear traditional outfits. It’s better not to wear sleeveless dresses, miniskirts, and short shorts visiting the UAE.
You can see generally clean and well-maintained public toilets in restaurants and shopping malls. Bus stations in the UAE also have toilets; although less maintained. Accept this friendly advice from us: take tissues as they may be out of paper. Lavatories in the UAE are equipped with a hose and nozzle next to the toilets for rinsing; and toilet paper for drying only.
Wi-Fi UAE is nationwide internet access free for everyone in public areas. People can benefit from high-speed access to government online services.
🔒 Banned Websites
It seems as if the UAE is against social media! WhatsApp, FaceTime, Skype, Snapchat, Viber, and Facebook Messenger are only some well-known applications banned in the United Arab Emirates.
A triangular plug type G with three rectangular pins is common in the UAE. Good news for English heading to the Emirate as the type G is used in the UK. Appliances run on a 230 supply voltage in the United Arab Emirates.
Heading to the UAE and worry about safety? Good news: you’ll stay out of danger. It’s ranked among the safest country around the world (the 31st rank in the ranking of the safest and most dangerous countries).
Fujairah: Try the Watersports in Fujairah, which is a great place to explore some heritage sites, but its fame as a tourist destination is mostly the coast and watersports.
Sharjah: Learn Arab History and Culture at Sharjah, one of the more traditional Emirates in the UAE, with many heritage sites and museums.
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque: ٍEnjoy the beauty of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the most beautiful mosques in the world.
Ras Al Khaimah: Explore Ras Al Khaimah, a place worthy of exploring. It is tremendous, but it is an excellent place as a whole, with numerous areas in the environment to see.
Desert: Go to the Desert in the UAE, since there are more ways of having a safari in the desert by riding horses in the Ras Al Khaimah.
Burj Al-Arab: Book a Room or Make Reservations on Burj Al-Arab, perhaps the best place to visit in all of the United Arab Emirates known as the first and tallest 7-star hotel on the planet.
Burj Khalifa: Get the Birds View of Dubai in Burj Khalifa, the tallest building on the planet, with 160 stories and a height of nearly 3000 feet.
Dubai Mall: Do All of Your Shopping in Dubai Mall, where all shopping items and sections can be found along with endless activities and entertainment.
Palm Jumeirah: Reside in Palm Jumeirah, a large human-made island that is shaped like a palm tree from above with the most exotic or luxurious hotels and resorts.
Emirates Palace: See Emirates Palace, one of the most expensive places to build on earth with fantastic cafés and restaurants.
Traveling with a small group of passengers, divides mutual costs such as tour guide cost, transportation, entry fees, etc. between few passengers and makes your tour more affordable. The members of small group tour could be your own family or friends, or other savvy travelers that you will meet and share a journey.
Your time is priceless and we don’t want you to spend your travel time on planning for your vacation day by day. Booking a multi-day tour to a specific destinations makes it easier for you to focus on what you love, instead of going through hundreds of different daily itineraries and plan for each day individually. Simply choose your tour based on the desired duration.
For many destinations, having a local tour guide is a necessity. A professional tour guide helps you to get the most of your travel experience, plan your tours, answers to your questions, teach you the basics of the language, and manage the timings for you and other travelers. All the tour guide fees are included in your tour package.
We carefully handpick all the tours to make sure we offer the most convenient ones that covers everything you need. This includes affordable hotels, local transports, meals, and entry ticket. We make sure to include all the main costs into our itineraries so that you pay for the whole package once, and enjoy your all inclusive tour.