Capital of UAE: Abu Dhabi
Currency: Emirati Dirham (AED)
Country Code: +971
Do I need a Visa? Visas are required for visitors from some countries- best to consult UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs website for your specific country’s requirements
How will I charge my devices? The UAE’s electrical current is 220v, 50 Hz
How do I get there? Well, if you’re heading to Dubai (DXB) and flying from…
New York: 13 hours
Los Angeles: 21 hours
Toronto: 16.5 hours
Sao Paulo: 17.5 hours
London: 7 hours
Geography: Dubai lies relatively at sea level along the Persian Gulf, and within the vast Arabian Desert. It is one of the seven emirates within the UAE.
Time Zone: GMT +4
How’s the weather? Dubai has a tropical desert style climate, so extremely hot, humid days are quite common year round with very little rain primarily between December and March.