Hotel Barrière Le Majestic Cannes can be summed up as the best luxury hotel in the best location. Since its creation in 1926, the Hotel Barrière Le Majestic Cannes has never ceased to evolve. Initiated by Henri Ruhl and quickly...
We are confused as to who is more interesting – the traveler or the vehicle. Read on. Here is a vehicle that can, probably, only boast about a 2-stroke engine and a single cylinder. It can hardly store 10...
Bollywood parks & Resorts – the world’s first Bollywood themed park officially opened yesterday amid much fanfare at the Dubai Parks and Resorts campus. Dignitaries from the media, invited guests and public who were present at the event were...
Chenot Palace Gabala, Azerbaijan is an ideal resort to recharge your batteries with their signature holistic detox for a revitalizing experience In order to provide a unique experience to guests, Chenot group launch their new health wellness hotel in Gabala,...
Antigua and Barbuda is expecting to see a significant boost in investment and travel from the Middle East. An exclusive exposition style conference is set to take place in October 2016 at Dubai’s Palazzo Versace Hotel highlighting the islands’...
Azerbaijan is more fantastic in Autumn season If you weren’t able to take a break in summer but plan to travel to a beautiful place, Mr. Rashid Al Noori, The Chairman of the Representative office of the Ministry of Culture...
A sneak peek for an ideal Holiday destination: Checking in on your flight to and from your travel destination Checking in your accommodation at your destination Grabbing a copy of the city map as well as transportation route map ...
Azerbaijan is the latest hot spot destination for GCC tourists With 30 times increase of visitors from UAE and GCC, thanks to the recent waiver in Visa requirements for travelers from the GCC Tourists from GCC are flocking to Azerbaijan. According to...
Modern travellers hunger for fresh adventures and seek destinations away from the well-worn track Wego.com, the leading travel search site in the Asia Pacific and Middle East, suggests ten hot off-the-grid destinations to discover now, before the rest of the...
Whether you’re going on a first date, celebrating your wedding anniversary or proposing to the one you love, Dubai is not short of special restaurants that cater for each and every special occasion. In this article we look at three...
Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas, the luxury hospitality brand for modern travellers, announces the opening of two luxury resorts in the Sultanate of Oman in mid-2016.  Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort in the north east of Oman and...
Very few countries are perfect for a Muslim traveller, Taiwan welcomes you with all facilities! Apart from the international airports, very few countries know much about Islam as a religion and the needs of a traveller following Islam. What does a...
Wellness innovator Canyon Ranch announces its plans for 2016 that will include its first resort opening outside of the U.S., property refurbishments and new in-room amenities. Canyon Ranch®, a pioneer in wellness tourism in the United States and soon internationally,...
QnA International prepares to host 4th annual MICE Arabia Congress in Dubai, UAE Dubai based QnA International is preparing to host the upcoming annual MICE Arabia Congress in March 2016 in Dubai, UAE. While the MICE sector in the GCC is...
Our interview with popular blogger Elena a.k.a Muslim Travel Girl attempts to unravel the "Halal Tourism" experience, and its role in mending perceptions of Islam Our previous journey traversed the bustling lanes of Halal Tourism through an interview with MuslimBreak.com, a holiday booking website catering to travellers seeking Muslim-friendly...
Wondering where to go this New Year's? Head straight to India and look at this gem in the lap of nature--Lakshman Sagar Genre: Romantic, Luxury, Nature Retreat Just a day before the trip, I realized that I might have limited access...
Medical Tourism on the rise in GCC says experts at the International Medical Conference and Exhibition in Dubai Patients considering seeking medical and wellness treatments abroad will be able to connect with leading experts in medical tourism and even find...
Georgia is the most favoured holiday destination this Eid. The visa norms for UAE residents have been eased.  With the Eid-al-Adha festival round the corner, it is that time of the year again when holiday planning is in full swing...
Bosnia & Herzegovina is rising from the shadows of an infamous past,  flowering into a tourism hot-spot - attracting travellers especially from the Middle East. In the entire journey, Armin Osmancevic is determined to connect people with his beloved hometown...
Wakey Wakey! Hollywood is eyeing all our airlines. Has Emirates has signed Jennifer Aniston as its brand ambassador?  Dubai-based Emirates airlines has apparently roped in Hollywood actor Jennifer Aniston to promote the airline in advertisements. Reportedly, Aniston has signed a USD5 million-deal with...
In this Interview with Eyup Celik, the co-founder of MuslimBreak.com, we provide insights into the global halal travel and tourism market The economic success of certain Islamic countries and the Muslim community gobally has translated into travelers exploring the world beyond their...
This year's MENA Eid Travel Trends report by Wego reveals that the story isn't about destinations as such - but rather, MENA travellers are taking multiple short breaks, taking advantage of great LCC connections and OTA options.  Middle East travellers...
Overlooking tranquil lakes and the striking Dubai Marina skyline, Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Lakes Towers is close to Dubai’s thriving key business districts and commercial free zones, just minutes from the city’s iconic attractions. The contemporary and elegant hotel is...
Before it is time to escape, do these small things to make life easier It's holiday season again! Time to escape the heat to a breezy tropical island somewhere or stroll the cities of Europe for culture and fashion. The bags are...
Think East, think Taiwan.  Most of us think as far as Thailand, Philippines or perhaps Phuket. The rest is termed as Far East. How far can these places be with distances being bridged by the techniques of this global...
A review of Sofitel Dubai Downtown by Manal Assaad Dubai is one of the most vibrant cities in the world where there is a lot happening everywhere at the same time, and lots of things to do and see that,...
Male and Phnom Penh also feature as the must visit places for wellness holidays.  As a tourist, we look for beach holidays, holidays in the hills, jungle safaris or luxury holidays. But many of us are increasingly looking for wellness holidays. What...
Your travel budget can be adversely affected by the airport transfer prices. How?  Your holiday begins the moment you land at the airport of the foreign land. Some prefer to book holidays with all inclusive pricing where even airport transfers are...
Contribution to almost double to 46,200 jobs, US$6.2 billion by 2020 Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, will contribute US$2.9 billion to the US economy and support 23,400 American jobs this year, according to new research...
Moody's upgrades Egypt to a stable outlook Credit ratings agency, Moody's has upgraded Egypt's credit rating from Caa1 to B3. Moody's has awarded a stable outlook to Egypt. Under the leadership of President El-Sisi, Egypt has been seeing signs of recovery.  It...
Our editor, Lavanya Singhal is out discovering the island of Sri Lanka. While she has just landed in Colombo, we promise to bring the best from her diaries. Stay tuned.
Shareef Al Romaithi, a 31 year-old Etihad Airways First Officer, has become the first Emirati to obtain a PhD in aviation from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, which also makes him the youngest and the eighth holder of this distinctive degree in...
As Chinese New Year approaches, Wego, the leading travel search site in the Asia Pacific and Middle East, reflects on the efforts of global tourism entities to attract the Chinese traveller to their countries. China’s outbound travellers are estimated to...
Manal Assaad shares her recent visit to Singapore and tells us why the city-state experience is a not-to-be-missed one! When you think of a “tropical island”, you think of green lush jungles, white sand beaches, blue seas, and small villages....
YouGov report highlights appeal of Middle East and North Africa (MENA) as global luxury hotspot MENA Luxury Travellers spend around US$8,310 per trip Dubai ranked top spot as the preferred upscale destination in MENA Arabian Travel Market 2015 to feature International Luxury Travel...
The recent slump in international oil prices has rejuvenated many financial sectors in various parts of the world and aviation industry is one of them. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced on Wednesday an outlook for improved industry profitability...
James Hogan, President and Chief Executive Officer Etihad Airways, has said that in over a decade, the Etihad Airways contributed more than 200,000 employment opportunities to the United States job market. The Etihad Airways CEO said in a statement issued...
Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Inaugurates ‘Le Royal Club’ Hotel New expansion adds 196 Luxury Rooms to Le Méridien Dubai Le Méridien Dubai Hotel and Conference Centre has proudly announced the opening of its much-awaited 196 luxury room ‘Le Royal...
Conservative Yet Casual--that is Switzerland for you! “Sprechen Sie Englisch?” (Do you speak English?) This one sentence can get you the much needed warm reception in this otherwise cool place. Most Swiss people speak English but an attempt to respect their...
Winters bring a lot of warmth and activity to Dubai. Don't believe us? Head towards the Dubai Creek area that connects the sea trading port to the desert as it passes through the heart of Dubai.  On one side...