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Guest contributor Kacie Jones gives us her pick of some of the best travel destinations in Arabia.
Best of Arabian Travel Destinations
   
Every year millions of tourists travel to the Arab world to witness unrivalled history, culture and breathtaking civilization. From the northern African countries of Morocco and Tunisia to the Sultanate of Oman, the Arab world has exciting tourist destinations. They include age-old mosques that have been turned into museums, iconic skyscrapers, sun bathed beaches and awesome camel pilgrimages in the desert. If you are an ardent traveler, book a flight to one or several of these Arabian destinations.
1. Burj Khalifa
The Burj Khalifa prides itself in being the highest free standing structure in the world as well as the world's tallest building. Complete with an observation deck where tourists flock, the building is a blend of modern architecture and Arabic traditional finishes. The building has innumerable shopping stalls, restaurants, recreation grounds, business offices, banking halls and car parks. Located in Dubai, most tourists visit it for the world's highest observation deck, Panoramic 360 degrees view of Dubai and elevator with the longest travel distance
Burj Khalifa in Dubai

2. Jebel Hafeet
Jebel Hafeet is a long winding highway in the desert between Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. You will be treated numerous corners along the carefully designed highway. If you are a fan of road trips, this is the ultimate experience. Along the road, you will witness: Sumptuous desert scenery, panoramic twisting mountain drive and Expansive desert hills under the blue sky.

Jebel Hafeet, UAE
3. Dubai Museum
As one of the largest museums in the world, the Dubai Museum boasts of artifacts dating as early as 50 BC. Here, you will realize the traditional lifestyles of Saudi Arabia before the oil boom. In addition enjoy: Manuscripts and literature dating a thousand years ago, Ancient art and architecture, Pre-civilization stone carvings and tools
Dubai Museum
4. River Jordan
Widely publicized as the place where Jesus Christ was baptized by John the Baptist, River Jordan is found along the kingdom of Jordan. For this reason, it attracts many tourists, mainly Christians in pilgrimage. Here, you will enjoy climbing on the mammoth rock formations, riding Arabic horses and camping under the open star-filled sky. In addition, the area around River Jordan is famous for hosting a number of attractions: Mount Nebo, from where Moses in the Bible is believed to have viewed the Promised Land, Aqaba, The country's lone outlet to the sea and Coral reefs around the Red Sea
River Jordan
There are strong religious and cultural beliefs in the Arab world. Observe the strict regulations on dress and etiquette while in countries such as Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, UAE and Qatar. If you plan to visit the gulf with a Bahrain visa for example, book in advance.


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