28 Interesting Facts About Qatar to Spark Your Curiosity Story

By Nawaal R. Khan

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28 Interesting Facts About Qatar to Spark Your Curiosity Story

One of the smallest but mightiest countries in the Persian Gulf, Qatar is a country...

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Fact 1

Qatar is the safest country in the world

One fun fact about Qatar is that it was ranked as the safest country in...

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Fact 2

Machboos is the national dish of Qatar

One of the most fun facts about Qatar is that it has a delicious meal...

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Fact 3

Qatar Airways is the best airline in the world

Qatar Airways, the national airline of Qatar, has been named the best airline in the...

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Fact 4

A giant teddy bear lives at Hamad International Airport

One of the first interesting things you will see when you arrive in Doha, Qatar...

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Fact 5

Hamad International Airport is the third best airport in the world

Qatar's main airport, the Hamad International Airport, has been ranked as the third-best airport in...

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Fact 6

There are no forests in Qatar

Now, this fun fact about Qatar shouldn't be the most surprising to you. Pretty much...

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Fact 7

Qatar is the second flattest country in the world

If you love to hike, Qatar may not be the country for you. It is...

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Fact 8

It is a country where the sea meets the desert

One of the more interesting facts of Qatar is that it is one of the...

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Fact 9

Qatar will be the first Arab country to host the FIFA World Cup

One of the most exciting events in the world of football is the FIFA World...

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Fact 10

It is the first country that made purple shellfish dye

One of the most interesting facts on Qatar is that the country is known for...

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Fact 11

The national animal is the Arabian Oryx

If you have ever seen the Qatar airlines logo or the mascot for the 2006...

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Fact 12

Qatar has very cheap gas

Qatar is one of the wealthiest countries in the world, and most of that wealth...

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Fact 13

It has the longest drilled oil well in the world

Most of the countries in the UAE are understood to have oil wells, as that...

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Fact 14

Qatar's flag is very unique and holds great significance

You will notice in Qatar that their flag is displayed almost everywhere, no matter where...

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Fact 15

Men outnumber women 3 to 1 in Qatar

Here's a fun fact! When you're in Qatar, you will notice that there are many...

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Fact 16

Only 12 percent of the population are Qataris

One of the most well-known facts about Qatar is that it is immensely popular with...

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Fact 17

99% of the Qatari population lives in Doha, the capital city

You’ve already learned that the Qatari population is the minority, but another amazing fact about...

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Fact 18

The Doha Tower has no central core

One of the best things that tourists and locals alike love to look at is...

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Fact 19

The country name dates back to 50 AD

One of the more interesting Qatar facts has to do with the country's name. In...

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Fact 20

Qatar's National Day wasn't always celebrated on the same day

Qatar's National Day is celebrated on December 18, and it is a day of top...

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Fact 21

The weekend falls on Fridays and Saturdays

Throughout most of the Western world, there are five working days and two days for...

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Fact 22

Doha has the longest continuous cycle path in the world

The Olympic Cycling Track in Doha holds a Guinness World Record for having the longest...

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Fact 23

They are obsessed with falcons

One of the most interesting Qatar fun facts is that the Qataris love to hunt...

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Fact 24

Qatar has a beautiful string of pearls

In the olden days, before Qatar discovered its natural gas and oil reserves, the money...

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Fact 25

The ruling family has been in power since 1868

Ruling families around the world have changed throughout history. A fun fact about Qatar, though...

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Fact 26

They love to use robots for camel racing

Another sport that is hugely popular in Qatar is camel racing. A fun fact about...

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Fact 27

You can eat your heart out at a 100-meter-long buffet

One of the most interesting yet random fun facts about Qatar is that it has...

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Fact 28

Qatar owns a lot of properties in London, England

The last interesting fact about Qatar is indeed a very mind-boggling one. Qatar has many...

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