[June 8] Let’s meet the world: Qatar

<Desert landscape of Qatar>

Qatar is a sovereign Arab state, located in Western Asia and only Saudi Arab shares border with Qatar. The Qatar Peninsula is surrounded by Persian Gulf. Its climate is generally arid – it has mild and pleasant winters and very hot and humid summers. Much of the county consists of a low, barren plain covered with sand. Qatar has been ruled as an absolute monarchy by Al Thani family since the mid-19th century. It has the world’s highest per capita proven reserves of oil and natural gas. It was top ranked as World’s richest countries by Forbes.

Today (June 8), Qatar hosts National Day at Yeosu Expo! They directed their celebration stage with their traditional performance.

Let’s meet their National Day with some photos!

At Qatar Pavilion, visitors can meet unexpected presents. They can taste Qatar coffee which is indigenous to Qatar and tasted like tea. Also, female visitors can get henna for free. This is only for women.

<A female visitor is getting henna at Qatar Pavilion.>

<A man is netting at Qatar Pavilion.>