In the coming weeks, Al Jazeera will be ranking the countries that should visit the UAE and offer advice on what to do in the Gulf state.
Read moreThe country is known for its vibrant arts and culture, but in recent years the spotlight has been on its poor treatment of LGBT people.
The country has one of the world’s highest HIV rates and its laws are not enforced in a transparent and ethical manner.
LGBT people are subjected to violence and discrimination in the country.
The UAE has the lowest rate of HIV infection rates in the Arab world and the world, according to the World Health Organisation.
LGBT rights groups have reported a high number of deaths in recent months, including one person whose death was attributed to the virus.
Many people in the UAE are worried about the health of the country’s LGBT community and are seeking help from the Gulf Arab country.
The UAE is also home to the world famous Marrakesh International Film Festival.
Al Jazeera’s Rana Jawad contributed to this report.