21 Shocking Facts About The United Arab Emirates That Will Surprise You


11. World’s tallest building, Burj Al-Khalifa is situated in Dubai. 


12. The Palm islands and The World situated on the coast of Dubai, are two of the largest man-made islands in the world.

13. World’s tallest hotel, JW Marriott Marquis is located in Dubai.

14. Burj – Al Arab, the third tallest hotel in the world is one of the most beautiful and luxurious hotels in the world.

15. Every high school student in Joplin, Missouri has received a laptop as a part of donation from the United Arab Emirates, after the city was devastated by a tornado.


16. Despite its name, UAE nationals are a minority, whereas South Asians are a majority.


17. Ferrari is the owner of the largest theme park in Abu Dhabi. The roller coaster, The Rosso is the world’s fastest roller coaster.


18. DXB, Dubai International Airport, is one of the busiest airports in the world.  


19. Dubai metro is the world’s longest fully automated metro network. It is 75 km long.