The United Arab Emirates is a destination that has been on the rise in popularity for many years now, for good reason!

If you are interested in travelling to this part of the world, there are some important things to know before you go.


I've put together a list of 15+ important tips for you to plan the best UAE trip! 👉

The best time to go to the UAE is in the winter months, from October – April. It will be hot, but not so hot that you can’t enjoy it!

Currency To Take To UAE

~The currency in the UAE is called Dirham & is written as AED or sometimes DH. ~You’re allowed to enter the Emirates with up to 100,000AED. More than that needs to be declared on arrival!

Tipping In UAE

Tipping is not expected in the UAE. Of course, if you get particularly good service, then you can leave a small tip in the restaurant or for your taxi driver!

Make sure to download both the Careem App & the Uber App so that you can have it handy as needed.