Where to go in the Emirates | Ras al-Khaimah the next destination

Only Dubai and Abu Dahbi are the cornerstones of (the fastest roller coaster in the world) the UAE, there is not only the bright lights of the trendy restaurants, the splendor of the largest and most expensive in the world, the big hotels and the brand new skyscrapers. Is there anything else in the UAE and Ras al-Khaimah apart from being one of the seven emirates, it is proposed as a destination for those who are curious to see what is behind the stage.

Offshore Buiness in Ras Al Khaimah
Offshore Buiness in Ras Al Khaimah

Unlike the other Emirates, Ras al-Khaimah is not rich in oil and then decided to give emphasis to the promotion of the ancient sites of the emirate, in contrast to a country that celebrates the new and flashy, often forgetting their past.

Ras al-Khaimah
Ras al-Khaimah

For a long time it has been the favorite place for those in search of adventure, it was a ride at full speed with the 4 × 4 of winding sandy tracks or a more traditional horse ride roots for the camel, Ras al-Khaimah is now being consolidated as a destination for tourists in search of the more traditional Emirates, closer to everyday life. Its flagship company, Ras al-Khaimah Airways offers cheap flights in the regions. It also has big chains, such as Hilton and Waldorf-Astoria, they’re coming into the country, trying to grasp the new flows, which telsl of 885,000 visitors in 2011, 1 million in 2012 and 1.2 million expected this year.

Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort
Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort

In all this, the good news for the European and worldwide tourists, and in Ras al-Khaimah, accommodation in hotels, on average, can cost as much as 40% less than similarin Dubai and Abu Dahbi. Even the United Arab Emirates are becoming one of the possible destinations.

By Nikos K

Photos: eltoma-cyprus , ewtc , almariahtravel