New property will form part of the first integrated resort in the Maldives The playful island retreat invites fun-seeking friends, couples and families to unwind in style at CROSSROADS MaldivesThe resort is Hilton’s...
Visa guide for Hajj & Umrah Pilgrims Top tips to not turn a life-changing religious experience into a nightmare The annual Hajj or Umrah pilgrimage is a mandatory religious duty...
Brussels is one of the most vibrant cities in the whole of Europe. With just 48 hours in the city, you can discover some of the top touristic attractions the city offers. Passengers travelling...
Dan Cantorna, Director of Data Innovation at Collinson demystifies data in the travel sector with simple explanations for often used buzzwords in the industry Data is considered by many as...
France, Italy, Germany, Switzerland and Spain topped popular travel destinations for residents of UAE France, Italy and Germany issued the most Schengen visa to UAE according to statistics
Sri Lanka is rapidly returning to normalcy with the tourism industry bracing itself to welcome visitors and make the country a top destination So strong and resilient Sri Lanka As...
German city, Wiesbaden will host the 45th Germany Travel Mart from May 12 to May 14 About 500 representatives from the international tourism industry from 51 countries will come to Wiesbaden for the 45th...
Swiss Air And so I set out on my second trip to one of the world's favorite (luxury) holiday destination - Switzerland. Tip: be sure to check...
The Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) took part in the recently concluded Arabian Travel Market (ATM) fair in Dubai to promote inbound tourism to the island nation. The Maldives delegation was...
Personalise and remove friction for customers, to be successful, GCC travel companies told at ATM Gulf travel operators must use disruptive technologies to meet customers’ evolving expectations, according to experts speaking at ATM 2019Artificial intelligence and machine learning...
ATM 2019’s Global Stage gears up for in-depth industry discussions on key travel and tourism trends Saudi Arabia’s hospitality market, hotel industry and halal tourism among key topics to be discussed on ATM Global StageSeveral high-profile speakers...
Travellers from the UAE and Saudi Arabia are the highest spenders from the region The cuisine, art, fashion and landscapes of Italy are attracting more visitors from the Middle East in recent years, with...
Arabian Travel Market 2019 opens tomorrow in Dubai More than 2,500 exhibitors and 40,000 industry professionals from 150 countries will explore how innovation can transform tourism at the largest travel industry event in the Middle East
Emirates Holidays launches new travel collection for 2019 – 2021 ‘Be There: The Worldwide Holiday Collection’ includes extended itineraries to trending destinations outbound from Dubai, from the countryside of Japan to Orange County, California Highlights...
Heart of Europe Travel Summit & Marhaba France   National tourist boards of Germany, Switzerland, Austria and France welcome travel trade to an exclusive joint networking-event in Dubai ahead of ATM D Demonstrating...
Review Vivanta by Taj – Madikeri, Coorg
Explore the lush green slopes and icy mountains of Gstaad by staying in the Ultima Gstaad luxury boutique hotel   In the heart of the prestigious village of Gstaad, between lush green fields and snowy mountain peaks, lies an untouched paradise, the Ultima...
  The number of Chinese tourists travelling to the GCC is expected to increase 81% from 1.6 million in 2018 to 2.9 million in 2022, according to a new report by Arabian Travel Market • 2.9 million Chinese tourists will travel...
If you are planning a holiday this festive season, be it the Americas, Europe or Africa, Mandarin Oriental Hotels and Resorts has got you covered with their exceptional holiday offers. From snowy cities to beach resorts, Mandarin Oriental, Americas unveils...
dnata Embrace AI with Majority Stake Acquisition in bd4travel, Artificial Intelligence Technology Solutions Provider Dubai based dnata invests in artificial intelligence-driven technology; acquires a majority stake in bd4travel dnata, one of the world’s largest air services providers, announced that it acquired...
In Need of Some Vitamin Sea?...Take Your Family to North Island North Island is one of Africa’s most exclusive private islands, situated 30 km from the main island of Mahé, Seychelles. Extremely isolated with only 11 spacious guest villas, North...
dnata Travel reveals some of the world’s most unique hotel menus A world-first pool floats menu, create-your-own in-room music studio and beauty-enhancing pillows as room service As the Coco Bodu Hithi resort in the Maldives launches the world’s first ‘pool floats’...
With strong growth projected for Muslim-friendly travel sector, Taiwan is in the forefront to attract Halal travelers with various initiatives, latest one by opening prayer rooms in the popular Alishan Mountain retreat. Muslim travel or Halal travel is one of...
Emirates launches destination sale to over 70 global destinations Now you got a compelling reason to plan for your summer escape with special Emirates fares Emirates has launched one of its biggest sales yet with special fares to over 70 global...
The funniest commercial airline safety video ever by Turkish Airlines in collaboration with LEGO Lights, camera, action! Turkish Airlines launches new inflight safety video in partnership with Warner Bros. and The LEGO Movie franchise. Turkish Airlines, the airline that flies to more...
Domestic Staycations rate top of UAE residents' travel lists ahead of Eid Al Adha Latest data from SEMrush reveals 200,000 searches for domestic tourism per annum When searching online for things to do during the forthcoming Eid Al Adha holiday, UAE...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...