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About Kuwait

Kuwait, situated at the northern edge of the Arabian Gulf, is a fascinating blend of rich history, modernity, and traditional Arabian culture. As a nation known for its oil wealth, Kuwait City, the capital, boasts a skyline punctuated by towering skyscrapers and gleaming architectural marvels. Beyond its urban landscape, Kuwait offers a treasure trove of cultural attractions, from historic sites to vibrant souks and pristine beaches along its coastline.

Kuwait's history is as captivating as its present-day allure. With roots dating back to ancient Mesopotamia, it has been inhabited by various civilizations over the centuries, including the Greeks, Persians, and Ottomans. However, it was in the 18th century that the Al-Sabah dynasty rose to power, establishing Kuwait as an autonomous sheikhdom. The discovery of oil in the 20th century transformed Kuwait into one of the wealthiest nations in the region, fueling rapid development and modernization.

Today, Kuwait stands as a beacon of progress in the Middle East, with a thriving economy, world-class infrastructure, and a dynamic cultural scene. Visitors to Kuwait City can explore its many attractions, such as the iconic Kuwait Towers, the Grand Mosque, and the Kuwait National Museum, which showcases the nation's rich heritage. The city's bustling souks offer a glimpse into traditional Kuwaiti life, where one can shop for everything from spices and textiles to exquisite gold jewelry.

For those attending the Asian Fencing Championship in Kuwait City from June 21st to 28th, immerse yourself in the city's vibrant atmosphere while enjoying the excitement of world-class fencing competition. Be sure to take advantage of the city's excellent transportation system, including a modern metro network and well-maintained roads, making it easy to navigate between venues and explore all that Kuwait has to offer. Additionally, visitors should familiarize themselves with local customs and etiquette, respecting Kuwait's conservative Islamic culture while enjoying its warm hospitality. With its unique blend of history, culture, and modernity, Kuwait promises an unforgettable experience for visitors from around the world.

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Sheikh Sa'ad Al Abdullah Sports Complex,

Kuwait City, Kuwait

+965 22528919