With ever-increasing tourists, towering skyscrapers reaching to the skies and lavish libraries and museums, Doha might just be the next cultural and tourist epicentre in the Middle East. Don’t forget to experience the glamour of the city if you are looking to cross off Doha from your bucket list.
Catering to every budget, luxury or mid range, Doha hotels guarantee a fashionable experience with ultimate comfort and luxury. Featuring properties of international hospitality brands including Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara, this incredible vacation destination continues to attract those looking for the glamour-factor in a staycation.
Museum of Islamic Art, Doha
Designed by the renowned architect I.IM Pei, the Museum of Islamic Art features temporary and permanent exhibits inside its vast 5-storied building. Inspired by ancient Islamic architecture, the museum also features unique modern designs that involve fascinating geometric patterns. Representing artwork gathered from three continents, the museum exhibits several collections of ceramics, jewellery, woodwork and even textiles.
The Cultural Village of Katara
Located on the eastern coast mid-way from the Pearl and the West Bay, the Katara Cultural Village houses many a Qatari organisation office including the Visual Art Centre, Theatre Society and Qatar Music Academy and more. The undergoing project named Doha Bay crossing or Sharq Crossing linking Hamad International Airport and Katara is set to be completed by the year of 2021.
The Mighty Skyscrapers
Amongst the many skyscrapers in Doha, the Pigeon Towers found in front of the Katara Mosque is one of the much-loved structures in Doha.
Catalina Forbes is a travel writer who bases her content on many thrilling escapades experienced across the world.