Kuwait

Kuwait

Kuwait is a small emirate located between Iraq and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and it is located in some of the driest deserts on earth. However, its coast includes Kuwait Bay, which is a deep port on the Arabian Gulf. It is considered an independent Arab state and is distinguished by its large oil production. It holds about 10% of the world’s total proven oil reserves

Capital of Kuwait

Kuwait City is a cosmopolitan city, the capital of Kuwait, and its political, cultural, and economic center. The city is located on the coast of the Persian Gulf and has a population of more than one million people. The city is characterized by western architectural buildings
such as high-rise office buildings, shopping centers, and hotels along with traditional Islamic
architecture as represented in the historical landmarks and markets of the city..

The currency

The Kuwaiti dinar is the currency of Kuwait. It is sub-divided into 1,000 fils.

Climate

there’s a subtropical desert climate, with mild winters and very hot summers. The sun usually shines all year round.

Rainfall, slightly higher than 100 millimeters (4 inches) per year, occurs mainly from
November to April, in the form of rare showers, which can sometimes be so intense and concentrated as to cause flooding.

Tourist places in Kuwait

Liberation Tower :
Liberation Tower is one of the most important landmarks in the State of Kuwait. It is one of the main attractions in the country, in addition to that, it ranks thirteenth among the tallest towers in the world, and occupies an area of 21 thousand m2. It is noteworthy that the name of the tower was after the liberation and victory of the country in the Gulf War on Iraq, and accordingly, the name was the Liberation Tower.

Kuwait National Museum:
The National Museum is one of the distinctive tourist places in Kuwait, especially for tourists
interested in Islamic art, as the museum contains a distinctive collection of tools and
artifacts, in addition to the presence of a number of rare Islamic manuscripts, books and the
the planetarium that is very popular with all visitors.

Tareq Rajab Museum:
The Tareq Rajab Museum is a Kuwaiti landmark worth visiting, as it reflects the customs,
traditions, and cultures of peoples and their differences.