Karan Island •
• Abu Dhabi
Middle-East is the region around the Persian Gulf, between India and Northern Africa, with arid desert climate and unknown resources of crude oil and natural gas.
This part of the world offers some unexpected surprises: Not only the impressive cultural heritage of ancient empires, which once dominated half the world, but also the current process of a rapid modernization baffles the european visitor.
There's no objection to adapt the latest in modern technology - at the same time people stick to their tradition unconditionally.
Especially when it comes to food, there is only a small margin. Also people dress like generations before, but will have zero hesitations to move into a futuristic building, if it only offers the most modern comfort.
Nowadays we sell our cars and high-tech, support and maintain quality but the ancient giants woke up. A different world, only hours away by plane, and we should be happy to be part of it.
Mersa Matrouh •