EU Countries Top Tourist Destinations for GCC Travellers • Comfortable climate and cultural offering lure GCC residents • Visa applications recorded 20% increase in first half of 2018 European countries were the leading destinations for summer travel for GCC residents, according to...
Summer has officially kicked off and GCC residents heading to Amman this summer are in for a treat! Campbell Gray Living is revealing one of its many hidden treasures, Las Cabañas, an exclusive pop-up leisure concept. Located in the...
New keywords in the tourism industry: “Bay tourism, the most beautiful bays, 10 islands” Taiwan Tourism Bureau’s Campaign: “Carbon Dioxide and Plastics Reduction – Welcoming the Year of Bay Tourism” In response to the global trend of sustainable tourism,...
Set in the pristine Noonu Atoll, Cheval Blanc Randheli is an intimate and contemporary haven, just over half an hour away north of Malé. The 45-villa Maison is conceived in synergy with the island’s lush vegetation and lagoon views. Cheval Blanc is...
Orlando, Theme Park Capital of the World and the No. 1 family vacation destination is now the most visited destination in the United States, with 72 million visitors in 2017 - A New Record for U.S. Travel: Orlando First to...
Cyprus tourism is witnessing tremendous growth as record number of tourists flock to the idyllic Mediterranean island. Arabian Gazette interacts with George Minas from Cyprus Tourism Organisation to know more on the tourist numbers, why one should travel to Cyprus,...
Arabian Travel Market, Middle East's biggest international travel and tourism event for inbound and outbound tourism professionals attracted 39,000 industry professionals, with deals worth US$2.5 billion agreed over the four days. ATM 25th anniversary show draws 39,000 travel trade...
Vakkaru Maldives is a luxury a haven of serenity for families and couples seeking an intimate getaway in one of the most desirable destinations on earth. Let's admit, in the hustle and bustle of our busy lives, the opportunity to disconnect...
Overlooking a tranquil lagoon in the Lhaviyani Atoll, Cocoon Maldives, the chic island resort is a scenic, 30-minute seaplane journey from Velana International Airport in Malé. Accommodations range from airy beachfront suites to luxe overwater villas reached by wooden boardwalks. Cocoon...
Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau targets Middle East market A delegation of 51 Sri Lanka-based tourism and hospitality companies visited Arabian Travel Market in Dubai to develop tourist arrivals and demand Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau has successfully concluded a press conference at Arabian Travel...
Sun shines for Cyprus as rise in GCC visitors fuels soaring tourism numbers for idyllic island destination Visitor figures witness 30 per cent year-on-year rise, with GCC arrivals up by almost 10 per cent for Q1 2018 Record numbers revealed...
Looking for the perfect spot to propose to your loved one? World’s most romantic resort Baros Maldives has got some ideas for you! The Maldives is one of the most beautiful places on Earth, so what better way to propose...
AAA's No. 1 Spring Break Destination for 2018 — providing all-new opportunities to take in our vibrant sun, get a tan and have the time of your life in the Theme Park Capital of the World. Say goodbye to...
Slovenia top the ranks at the World's Top 10 Sustainable Destinations by ITB Berlin The World’s Top 10 Sustainable Destinations have been unveiled at ITB Berlin. From 100 top-sustainable destinations, the international jury first selected 32 finalists and among them,...
Maldives is a paradise nation very famous for honeymoon travelers. But, the spectacular island nation is also an ideal vacation spot for a plethora of thrilling adventure activities. Here are our top 10 best activities to do while in...
Hot springs provide much more than just relaxation. Here are five top spots for natural baths to soak up in the hot springs in Taiwan A hot spring is a spring produced by the emergence of geothermally heated groundwater that...
A beagle-inspired handheld lantern for the 2018 Lantern Festival was unveiled on Thursday, with long ears that “flap” when the lantern moves and a special belly that casts a paw-shaped shadow. Representing the upcoming Year of the Dog in the...
Think Strawberries signs on UAE and India Representation for Visit Orlando in Florida, USA Orlando is Theme Park Capital of the World and the Most Visited Destination in the USA Think Strawberries, India's market leading travel representation company, has been appointed...
2018's first visitor to Maldives was given a warm welcome and a 7-day holiday package With the celebratory well wishes of a New Year, Maldives warmly welcomed the first visitor of 2018. At a media event held at Velana International...
From solo trips to leisure trips, from culinary holidays to cold locales. 2018 has it all in store for you. Are you in sync with the latest travel trends? As the 2017 holiday season winds to a close, travel planning for...
Maldives wins the prestigious position of World’s Leading Honeymoon Destination and World’s leading Dive Destination at the 24th annual World Travel Awards and Indian Ocean’s Best Spa Destination at the 3rd annual World Spa Awards held alongside with the...
Looking for Asian hospitality in the Middle East? Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi is the place to be! Dusit Thani is a Thai phrase that means “A Garden in Heaven.” Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi offers a fine Thai-inspired hospitality in the capital...
Dubai is just one emirate out of the 7 that comprise the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The UAE is just one out of the 15 nations that come under the flagship of the Middle Eastern Countries. In just a...
Planning your next holiday? Think Taiwan!  Taiwan is holiday destination that combines adventure, nature, fun and gourmet food experiences, amidst unrivaled beauty. Taiwan has it all! Taiwan has an array of adventure activities to choose from, being centrally located on the...
To further boost tourism in the country, Maldives Tourism has launched a video competition “Adventures of Maldives” with a prize money US $6500. Here's more details on the competition and how to win! The Adventures of Maldives (Dhivehi Aahitha) is...
4-star Mercure Maldives Kooddoo is now open Located in Gaafu Alifu Atoll, Mercure Maldives Kooddoo is all set to welcome savvy travellers to the island renowned for its lush greenery and pristine beaches. Mercure is AccorHotels’ midscale brand that epitomizes French...
Maldives named ‘the islands with the best places to stay’ at the Condé Nast Traveller’s 2017 Readers’ Travel Awards Maldives was named the islands with the best places to stay Monday at the Condé Nast Traveller’s 2017 Readers’ Travel Awards, reaffirming its...
With an emphasis on accessibility, the closest European island to the GCC boasts 57 Blue Flag beaches, making it the ideal getaway destination for a long-weekend  GCC residents in search of a quick getaway to cooler climates need look no...
Sesame Restaurant opened its doors in Dubai, captivating foodies with fresh dining concept that fills a gap in a food-conscious market such as Dubai’s. “Sesame is a new crop of plant forward food, with combined cooking techniques, style and flavors...
Enjoy a truly cultural experience in one of Dubai’s most progressive neighborhoods at Gursha Ethiopian Restaurant Ethiopian cuisine has been gaining a whole new level of popularity globally off late and this is with good reason. The usage of highly...
Looking for your perfect destination to travel this Eid Al Adha holidays? Cyprus could be a good choice! The Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO), which organises and promotes tourism within the Republic of Cyprus, has revealed that the Mediterranean island is...
With its stunning white beach, exciting Arabian wildlife park and natural beauty, Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Resorts plays host to one of the most adventurous locations in the United Arab Emirates. The stunning surroundings of the largest natural island...
Maldives…the sunny side of life has been titled as the Indian Ocean’s Leading Destination, Indian Ocean’s Leading Beach Destination and Indian Ocean’s Leading Dive Destination at the 24th Annual Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony of the World Travel Awards (WTA)...
The Background Punjabi cuisine is known to be one of India’s most distinct and popular type of cuisine offering quite a vast and interesting array of delectable and exotic dishes. The food is often cooked in a variety of culinary...
This Downtown restaurant serves the healthiest food you can ingest into your body. If you want to get a real feel of the food culture of Taiwan and enjoy a slice of Taiwanese warmth and hospitality, check Taipei Dao -...
GCC Residents flock to Azerbaijan Fascinated by this multifaceted country and its ancient capital on the shores of the Caspian Sea. Captivated by the copiousness of its cultural practices, climate, nature, the friendliness and kindness of the people, dozens of...
If you are pondering a vacation in Switzerland this summer, make sure to consider Gstaad as your sanctuary for a few days, or weeks…Gstaad is a charming mountain destination that walks the fine balance between tradition and modern lifestyle. Whether...
From modern cities of the far east, to all-inclusive Euro trips, here's a list of top 6 incredible trips,  UAE residents can take this summer. If you like to take shore excursions: Explore Singapore through a cruise (AED 4,250) The fabulous...
Insights into the Culture of Maldivians The customs and social behavior of the Maldivians have been greatly influenced by the Indians, Sri Lankans, Arabs and North Africans who visited the Maldives while traversing through the trading routes of the central...
The efforts of the Taiwan Tourism Bureau in creating a Muslim-friendly environment, as well as growing awareness of Taiwan as a holiday destination, are attracting thousands of Muslim travelers from across the world to Taiwan.  Halal Travel – one of the...