Yemen is on the southern tip of the Arabian Peninsula, and sharing borders with Saudi Arabia and Oman. Yemen has had a troubled recent history with civil wars and tribal conflicts predominating.
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Sana'a is the capital of Yemen, located in the Yemeni Mountains and generally the first destination for travellers to that country.
Socotra is an island and three islets in the Indian Ocean, an offshore territory of Yemen, near the "horn" of Somalia.
Aden is a city in the Yemeni Coastal Plains, on the Gulf of Aden just at the Southern End of the Red Sea.
The Yemeni Coastal Plains are the often-narrow strip of land between the Red Sea and Arabian Sea, and the Yemeni Mountains.
Ta'izz is a city in the South of the Yemeni Mountains. It is better developed than most Yemeni cities, with very good roads.
Al Hudayda is a city in Yemen. Al Hudayda is a large Yemeni town on the Red Sea coast.
Wadi Hadramawt is in Yemen. Wadi Hadramawt has densely built towns centered on traditional watering stations along the wadis.
The Red Sea Islands of Yemen are over a hundred small islands in the Red Sea along the country's west coast.