Yemen Travel Guide

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Yemen officially the Republic of Yemen is a country located on the Arabian Peninsula in Southwest Asia. Yemen has an estimated population of more than 23 million people and is bordered by Saudi Arabia to the North, the Red Sea to the West, the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Aden to the South, and Oman to the east.

Yemen's size is just under 530,000 km2, and its territory includes over 200 islands, the largest of which is Socotra, about 415 kilometres to the south of Yemen, off the coast of Somalia. Yemen is the only republic on the Arabian Peninsula, and one of eight in the Arab World. Its capital is Sana'a. Between 2000 and 2006, 17.5% of the population lived on less than US$ 1.25 per day.

Yemen Tourist Attraction

Yemen Tourist Attraction includes all the alluring sites of Yemen. Throughout the year, thousands of tourists across the globe come here to see these enchanting Yemenis places. Some of the most significant Yemen Tourist Attractions are as follows:

* City of Taiz
* Sana'a, the capital city of Yemen
* Makha
* AL- Janad Mosque
* Jebel Saber
* Youfris
* The Weekly Souks
* Al-Qaherah Castle

Among the above-mentioned places to visit, City of Taiz is said to be the capital of Taiz province. It is indeed one of the most wonderful and biggest cities of Yemen. It is quite popular for its mosques and Rasulid schools. Like most other Yemenis cities, Taiz also underwent a significant past and has currently become an important tourist destination.

While taking a trip around Yemen, tourists can also visit Al-Qaherah Castle that is considered to be a remarkable historical landmark. This castle was constructed during the Ottomans rule.

Apart from this, the skyscrapers of Shibam are also considered to be a part of the major Yemenis tourist attractions. Those edifices are quite old and reflect the taste of the Yemenis. Most of them are made of mud and bricks. The weekly market of it also attends a huge number of international tourists.

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