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    • United Arab Emirates Moving into the 21 st Century
    • UAE Formerly known as the Trucial States , the United Arab Emirates are a federation of seven individual states, all ruled by emirs .
    • Locating the United Arab Emirates The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a union of seven sovereign sheikhdoms, formed when the British withdrew from the Gulf in 1971.
    • Abu Dhabi The country's capital, along with Dubai, are a modern cities famed for high-rise buildings and stylish hotels.
    • Dubai
    • Dubai Dubai skyline with Burj Dubai , the tallest man-made structure on earth, under construction
    • Dubai, UAE: Boom Town It boasts “mountains,” beaches, deserts, oases, camel racing, markets and the renowned duty-free shopping of dazzling Dubai - all packed into a relatively small area.
    • Dubai Palm Trilogy Palm Jumeirah (center) is one of the original palms and is a part in the trilogy of Dubai Palm . The names of the other two palms are Palm Jebel Ali and the Palm Deira.
    • Luxury residences, retail facilities and leisure amenities are being built across Palm Jumeirah’s three main areas of the island – the trunk, crescent and fronds.
    • A woman shopping at Dubai Duty Free Company
    • Cultural clash The UAE is a contradictory place where traditional Bedouin lifestyle meets Western consumerism and big-town bling.
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    • These disparate influences have produced a nation that combines the cultures of conservative Islam and the liberal West in one package.
    • UAE Links
      • flickr.com/photos/babasteve/21303838/270904/
      • Bateaux Dubai.com /
      • Adventures.worldnomads.com /
      • Wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Arab_Emirates
      • CIA.gov/the-world-factbook/UAE
      • Emirates.org /
      • Lonely Planet.com/united-arab-emirates
      • World Atlas.com /UAE
      • Realtyna.com/dubai_real_estate/the-palm-jumeirah
      • Martha Samuel.wordpress.com/2008/12/24/dubai-palm-trilogy/