When you fly to Doha International Airport (DOH) you will be entering a busy transport hub that serves the country of Qatar.
It is also the main base of Qatar Airways and manages to deal with 12 million visitors every year.
There is plenty to do in Qatar and one of the most highly-recommended attractions is the Museum of Islamic Art, which showcases art from around the Islamic world.
Souq Waqif, which translates as The Standing Market , is an important shopping destination where you can buy spices, traditional clothing, souvenirs and local crafts. As well as being an excellent market for tourists, it s also awesome example of middle-eastern architecture.
The State Grand Mosque has to be on every traveler s too-see list. One of the largest mosques in Quatar, this building fuses early 20th century archutechture with traditional Arabic design.
Elsewhere, The Corniche offers a lovely early morning or evening walk along the shores and is well worth a visit.
When you visit Doha, you will be in one of the 20 most peaceful countries in the world that just so happens to be one of the best destinations is the Middle East for shopping, sightseeing and experiencing Middle Eastern culture, so why not try something different this year