The 'United Arab Emirates', also known as the UAE, is a union of seven emirates in the southeast of the Arabian Peninsula. On the coast of the Persian Gulf border the United Arab Emirates to Saudi Arabia and Oman.
The UAE consists of the Emirates of Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Ajman, Fujairah, Ra's al-Chaima, Sharjah and Umm al-Qaiwain.
The capital is Abu Dhabi and is, besides Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman and Al-Ain also an important economic and cultural center.
Known for one of the largest oil caves in the world, there is also a lot of historical and cultural discoveries.