The United Arab Emirates is the constitutional federation of seven emirates: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al-Quwain, Ras Al Khaimah, and Al Fujairah which came together as a one country on the 2nd of December. The federal capital of UAE is Abu Dhabi is ruled by the President of the UAE, H.H Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. The UAE is bordered by the Arabia Gulf in the north, Oman and the Gulf of in the East, Oman and Saudi Arabia in the south and Qatar and Saudi Arabia in the west. Four-fifths of the UAE is desert, yet it is a country of contrasting landscapes, from awe-inspiring dunes to rich oases, precipitous Rocky Mountains to fertile plains. With its full-throttle development, iconic skylines of high-rises, and world famous beach resorts the United Arab Emirates has become a favorite for family holidays and city breaks. Landmark tourist attractions such as Dubai's towering Burj Khalifa and Abu Dhabi's modern Sheikh Zayeed Mosque, have branded the UAE as an up-to-the-minute luxury destination. The United Arab Emirates, one of the world's fastest growing tourist destinations, has all the right ingredients for an unforgettable holiday, sun, sand, sea, sports, unbeatable shopping, top-class hotels and restaurants, an intriguing traditional culture, and a safe and welcoming environment.