A modern metropolis and the commercial capital of Qatar; Doha – is certainly one of the best destinations in Qatar. There is a lot of exciting things you could do and amazing places you could visit here in Doha. Here is a small guide to this cosmopolitan city.
Located in a bay Located off the coast of the Persian Gulf, Doha boasts an impressive skyline, many are ornately decorated with vibrant lights. The city is a hub for the country’s economy. The nation highly values its culture and customs and one could witness it up close and personal upon visiting here.
Places to see and things to do
There is a plethora of amazing attractions in the city, some of them are namely, the cornice promenade, The Museum of Islamic art, the Pearl Qatar, the Katara cultural village, Aspire park and more. The city is also home to an array of traditional Arabic markets in a region called Souq Waqif where you would be absolutely stunned by visiting. You could also join for a desert safari expedition if you want a little sense of adventure to your vacation.
Places to stay
There are plenty of accommodation options for you to plan your stay in Doha from exquisite resort properties to high-end Doha apartments. It is recommended that you should opt to stay at an apartment in Doha that is located close to the many attractions the city has on offer to enjoy absolute convenience and top indulge in a unique vacation experience. Somerset West Bay Doha which located in the midst of popular attractions is certainly an option worth considering for your stay.
Other things to know
Remember that Qatar is an Islamic nation and you should dress modestly covering your shoulders and knees while you are here. Don’t fret if you do not know Arabic, you can speak in English in Qatar since most of them understand and know to speak in English. The city also offers great food. You could treat your palate with amazing Arabic food at the many restaurants and cafes that are scattered across Doha.
Roland Lefevre is a travel writer who specializes in creating features on leisure as well as business travel destinations across the globe. Google+