The Kingdom of Bahrain is a Middle Eastern archipelago in the Persian Gulf, tucked into a pocket of the sea flanked by Saudi Arabia and Qatar. It displays relative social liberalism compared with more conservative neighboring countries, where Islamic law is applied in a much stricter way.
Popular destinations: Manama
Manama is the capital and largest city of Bahrain with an approximate population of 157,000 people, roughly a quarter of the country's population.
Muharraq is a metropolitan area in Bahrain, an island connected to the northeast of the capital of Manama.
Sitra is a town on Sitra island split between the South Governorate and the Capital Governorate in Bahrain.
Riffa is the second largest city in Bahrain. East Riffa is home to Bahrain's National Stadium, where most football matches and important sports events in Bahrain take place.
Popular Destinations in Middle East