Qatar has been buzzing with amazing development when it comes tourism and anyone who has been to the country will talk extensively about the jaw-dropping skyscrapers and the ultramodern architecture. It is both inspiring and breathtaking to see. In fact, one tea at night next to the sea-line beach staring at the skyline of Qatar is enough to make anyone have a lasting impression of the country. Here are 5 places that 106.3 FM Radio Olive suggest you must visit in Qatar :
1. Museum of Islamic Art
Situated on the Corniche, it is set on the backdrop of the expansive sea and houses artifact collection spanning 1400 years. Along with this the MIA also hosts many workshops for anyone to enjoy. Surrounding it is the MIA Park which makes for a great place to unwind.
2. Souq Waqif
A shopping place that reflects the bygone eras of Qatar preserved in its old style architecture, Souq Waqif attracts tourists and locals alike. There is Gold Souq and Falcon Souq, specific to their namesake and lots of restaurants and artifacts stores in this lovely marketplace.
3. National Museum of Qatar
Counted by TIME magazine as one the must-visit places of the World, the Desert Rose shaped NMoQ houses some brilliant technology merged with historic art displays. It is an immersive experience into the history of the country. The exhibitions here appeal to a large audience interested in history and art.
4. The Pearl-Qatar
It is beautifully designed artificial island that houses more than 12000 people. The view alone is breath taking and the architecture and planning around the area is surely to impress anyone who looks at it.
5. Katara Cultural Village
If anyone wants to know what being entertained like a real Qatar resident feels like, then they can not miss Katara Cultural Village. The beautiful waterfront area with amphitheatre, museum and convention centre boasts of some great cultural programs and amazing eateries for one to binge and enjoy the evening.