The Pearl Qatar The Pearl Qatar

One of the most important aspects of keeping the flame of international travel burning brightly is the ambition of the minds working in the industry today. Ambition and innovation need to work hand in hand to deliver new experiences to an increasingly... 

Al-Ghuwair Castle Al-Ghuwair Castle

Al-Ghuwair Castle carries a historical significance in Qatar as far as Qatari architecture is concerned. Many of these forts and castles were built during different periods, and these castles were built with different intentions. Not all the forts were... 

Ishat Island Ishat Island

Ishat Island which is an island situated on the southeastern part of Qatar has a total land area of 20 square kilometers. This island consists of three flat-topped islets fringed with light colored cliffs. There are a couple of rocks which are found lying... 

Al Saflia Island Al Saflia Island

Al Saflia Island is a fifteen minutes boat ride from Doha. The size of the island is about 0.8 kms, but it is still considered a tourist resort in spite of its small size. The island is accessible by boats and speed boats and is considered a top tourist... 

Alia Island Alia Island

Qatar is a peninsula which is located in the waters of the Arabian Gulf. About sixty years ago, Qatar was a country whose main industry was pearling and fishing. Oil was discovered about 50 fifty years ago which completely changed the future of the country.... 

Shrao’s Island Shrao’s Island

Qatar is a modern and dynamic country located in the Arabian Gulf. The country is endowed with abundant natural wealth in the form of oil reserves. The export of oil accounts for 80% of their income which makes Qatar an extremely rich nation. The country... 

Haloul Island Haloul Island

Qatar is one of the richest economies in the world. The secret of their wealth lies in their rich oil reserves. 80% of their income comes out of oil exports. It has one of the world’s highest per capita incomes. There are a number of islands which lie... 

Qatar National Museum Qatar National Museum

The Qatar National Museum is the largest museum in Doha, the capital of Qatar. The museum was inaugurated in June 1975 in the restored palace of Sheikh Abdullah bin Jassim Al-Thani who had used it as his residence. The museum is located on the eastern... 

Doha Zoo Doha Zoo

Doha is an attractive place with a number of interesting things to do. There are umpteen sources of recreation at your disposal. You could take a walk along the Corniche Bay which is one of the beautiful spots in Doha or you could enjoy a family picnic... 

Al Bida Park Al Bida Park

Doha is an amazingly beautiful place and it could be called the jewel of Qatar. The city has a steady stream of tourists who visit the country throughout the year. But, the number of tourists goes up during the school vacations and you have an influx... 

Doha Fort Doha Fort

The Doha Fort which is also known as Al-Koot Fort was constructed to protect the nearby Waqif souq from thieves. The fort is located in one of the shopping districts of central Doha. But, at the time of construction, the fort would have been located some... 

Doha Asian Games Doha Asian Games

The 15th Asian Games, which is officially called the XV Asiad was held in Doha, the capital of Qatar from December 1st to December 15th 2006. The Asiad which is Asia’s equivalent of the Olympic Games is a very big sporting event. Doha is the second... 

Palm Tree Island Palm Tree Island

The Palm Tree Island is an island just across the Corniche in Doha. It is just a five-minute boat-ride from the Corniche promenade. It is a sand bar covered by the beautiful turquoise waters of the Arabian Gulf. The island is covered by beaches of soft... 

Corniche Bay Corniche Bay

Qatar is an attractive and major Mid-east destination that has developed fast. Qatar is a blend of the traditional and modern, which has a number of forts and places and a number of ultra modern high rise buildings. Doha is the capital of Qatar and is... 

Barzan Towers Barzan Towers

Doha is the capital city of Qatar and the main commercial centre of the country. Though Qatar is a small country, it exerts a substantial influence in the Gulf region and beyond. The people of Qatar value their traditions and share them with visitors...