Qatar is geographically small monarchy in the Persian Gulf in the north-east of the Arabian Peninsula. The capital is the largest city in Qatar – Doha. Fortunately for lovers of active leisure and travel Qatar can be simply visited any time of year, but more recently (10 years ago), these lands were closed to tourism. Now everyone can easily get the tourist visa. This small country in ancient times was famous for the production of fine pearls, and now Qatar is a major earner and importer of crude oil and petroleum products. Nature. The flora and fauna of Qatar is no different variety: in the desert expanses, perhaps, only rodents and reptiles can be found. But there is this small country has its advantages. Due to the tropical, continental climate in winter the temperature does not drop below 20 C, thus it is attracting tourists in winter. For travelers, there are several wonderful places to visit, while staying in Qatar: artificial Palm Island, located in the Bay of Doha, with wonderful beaches and entertainment complexes. Mangrove Island is a forest that grows in salt water. In this forest you can see many exotic birds. The Inland Sea is an excellent place for lovers of the beauties of nature. It is necessary to admire the sunset on the dunes, stunning iridescent shades of purple, pink, purple and gold. Even in this small desert country, one can see many beautiful and wonderful things that capture the imagination. Emergency services Qatar: For police, fire and ambulance there is a single number – 999.