Living in Bahrain
The Kingdom of Bahrain is located in the Middle East's Persian Gulf to the east of Saudi Arabia.With a population of just over 1.3 million people, Bahrain may be small, but it is also the fourth most densely populated sovereign state in the world. It has also emerged as the fastest growing economy in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).
Bahrain is an ever-evolving mix of old and new: a modern, forward-thinking Gulf State with a fascinating history stretching back over 5,000 years. Manama, the capital of Bahrain, gives you a taste of both sides of this complex nation. With everything from dazzling skyscrapers and a bustling business scene to fine centuries-old examples of Islamic art, culture and architecture.
In 2017, Bahrain was voted as the number 1 destination for expatriates. The Kingdom was given high marks by expats as a place to work and raise a family and for making foreigners feel welcome.
Vatel in Bahrain aims to encourage nationals to follow a career path in international hotel management, giving them the necessary tools to achieve success and become a manager in the international hotel and tourism industry.Read more