When The City Of Spices Meets The City Of Commerce

Trivandrum Sharjah flights

Trivandrum Sharjah flights | Image Resource : staticflickr.com

Trivandrum is the capital city of the state of Kerala. Given the tagline of ”Evergreen city of India,” this city was the hub for trading of spices. Today, Trivandrum is the city of sports, business and trading. Sharjah, the third largest city in UAE has a similar face. However, instead of spices the city is well-known as the chamber of commerce and industry.

Also a well-known fact is that it is the headquarters of Air Arabia, the low-cost airline of Middle East. This particular city thrives a great deal because of its transport industry too. Take any Trivandrum Sharjah flights and spend some days in the latter city.

Explore the Museums of All Kinds in Sharjah

It is not only a place for tourism but there are several good educational institutions in Sharjah too. One of the most important things to see in Sharjah is its museums.

Al Mahatta Museum

Al Mahatta Museum | Image Resource : sharjahmuseums.ae

Al Mahatta Museum: Now, not all places have a museum like this one. Al Mahatta museum came into existence in the year of 2000. This was originally an airport. However, later on, they converted it into a museum. What is so special about this museum?

The fact is this museum gives you a detailed history of the first flight in UAE and all the regions within UAE. It also gives you an insight on various facts such as the history of aviation, how the planes were improved with time and also man’s first attempt to land on moon. Some of the displays at the museum are Hanno plane, Turboprop engine with propeller, Aircraft Black Box etc.

Sharjah Science Museum: The name says it all. It is a museum for the science buffs. This museum is the best place to gain knowledge on various scientific facts. With more than 50 displays relating to science, it takes you on a journey into the minds of some great scientists. A visit to the planetarium leaves you fascinated and you come out with your mind boggled!

Sharjah Maritime Museum: The museum is open from 8:00AM to 8:00PM. On Friday, it is open from 4 PM to 10PM. The museum gives its visitors a detailed tour of the marine life and culture of UAE. The marine industry of Sharjah has played a major role in the development of the city.

Sharjah Art Museum

Sharjah Art Museum | Image Resource : staticflickr.com

Explore the fascinating tales of the marine life, view the traditional boats used for fishing and also indulge in the history of pearls of Sharjah. The Pearl industry was once a thriving industry here. Visitors to the museum will get a chance to see and appreciate the beauty of various pearls.

Sharjah Art Museum: Art lovers can visit Sharjah and rejoice. The unique art museum is very spacious and houses the art works of some of the world’s most famous artists. You can check out both the contemporary and traditional arts. There are several workshops conducted inside the museum too. The best feature is that there is no entry fee. From time to time, the museum hosts exhibitions of artists from both local areas and international.

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