Holding more than 90% of the entire Emirate population, the city of Ajman is located along the Persian Gulf, just to the north of Sharjah and forms an urban area that houses companies, markets, banks and many local and international retail shops. There are several tourist attractions in the city such as the Ajman National Museum situated at Ajman Fort, the Red Fort and the museum in the inland enclave of Manama. The main airport in the emirate is located about 60 km east of the city in Al Manama enclave and it is expected to be operational in Q1 2019. Meanwhile, Ajman residents can use Sharjah International Airport which is only dozen kilometers away from the city.
The Al Rashidiya represents an area located in the city of Ajman that consists of three neighboring areas – Al Rashidiya 1, Al Rashidiya 2 and Al Rashidiya 3. Its Surrounding areas are Al Nuamia 1, Meshairef, Free Zone, Al Mirgab, Al Rifa’ah and Al Nuaimia 1, 2 and 3. There are numerous amenities in this areas that include the Marhaba Residence Hotel Apartment, The Black Square Corporate Office, Ajman Educational Zone, Ministry of Health, Ramada Hotel and Suites Ajman, Aramex Courier Service, Danial Buffet Restaurant, Seit Al Sham Restaurant, La Rose Café & Cafeteria, Break Café coffee shop, Saoud Cafeteria, Oasis Bakery, supermarkets and hypermarkets such as the Xpressions Style – Safeer Hypermarket, Mushrif, Ajman Markets Cooperative Society, Nesto Hypermarket Ajman and many more. There are also numerous gyms in these areas such as the Cross Fit Gym, Al Fursan Gym and Crossfit Sand Warriors. Ajman Stadium is located in Rashidiya 2. There is a Sheikh Rashed Bin Humaid Al Nuaiymee Mosque situated in Rashidiya 3.