Book a flight to Kuwait and discover Kuwait City and the surrounding Arabian Desert for yourself. A cultural oasis amid the arid desert, people come from far and wide for the region's sandy beaches, museums and world-class restaurants. Coastal beach resorts are designed for relaxing retreats, whilst the desert offers plenty of opportunities for intrepid explorers.
Whether you wander around the bustling metropolis of the city or head for the uninhabited desert, you'll find wonders a-plenty in Kuwait.
Head down Paulista Avenue on your trip to Sao Paulo and you’ll discover towering skyscrapers, the Sao Paulo Museum of Art, luxury hotels and trendy coffee shops. Many of the main attractions though are spread throughout the city. Other museums worth visiting include Museu do Ipiranga in the southeast of the city, and Pinocoteca do Estado in the Downtown area.
Parque Ibirapuera is one of the largest public parks in South America, while the Museu de Futebol (football museum) at Estadio Pacaembu is a great place to discover Brazil’s national obsession.
To get a good view of Sao Paulo’s sprawling and continually growing skyline, head to the Banespa Tower, which has an observation deck located on the 34th floor.
You'll find a wide range of international restaurants to choose from in Kuwait, with cuisine from across the globe. Restaurants tend to be grouped together, and 'Restaurants Road' in Salmiya is a good place to head for lunch.
Perhaps surprisingly, few restaurants here serve traditional Kuwaiti cuisine. In the Qibla area of Kuwait City, you'll find a few of these traditional restaurants, serving local specialities. Look out for hummus, shawarma (meat and salad served in pitta) and mezze, a range of small dishes to share.
For an opportunity to dine like the locals, head for Souq Al Mubarakiya on Abdullah al-Salem Street, where you can feast on kebabs, hummus, pickles and Arabian bread at the edge of the old souq. A visit to the Fish Market in Mahboula is a must for seafood lovers. Here you can choose your fresh fish or seafood from the display and it will be prepared and cooked according to your instructions.
Explore Discover Qatar’s stopover packages offered by Qatar Airways Holidays. Book hotels, desert safaris, city and architectural tours including visits to Katara Cultural Village, Souq Waqif and The Pearl.