The UAE is famous for mainly one thing; luxury! Home to the world’s tallest building and many other superlatives, the UAE is a jewel in the middle of the desert. The UAE is comprised of 7 different regions each with its own leader. The most famous “Emirates” are Dubai and Abu Dhabi. The cities are populated with hundreds of thousands of expats as many positions in all sorts of companies are outsourced to foreign workers. The UAE is a tax free haven, meaning plenty of shopping and zero deductions from your paycheck! EFL teaching is in demand here, mainly through the public school system. There are positions in private international schools and Universities which will require a master’s degree and many years of experience. There are plenty of activities to do in the UAE including water sports, camping, desert trekking, indoor skiing, nightlife and almost anything else you can conjure! The EFL salaries in the UAE typically start at $2500 and run up to $3900 USD (regular teaching positions). Accommodations are included, as well as round trip airfare and insurance.