Tags : tourism

Take a hot air balloon ride for AED 75 in RAK

RAS AL KHAIMAH: Manar Mall and Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (RAKTDA) have together launched RAK Airventure, the emirate’s first-ever hot air balloon ride. The hot air balloon accommodates two adults at a time and rises to a height of 30 metres, providing 360-degree views of Ras Al Khaimah’s break-taking landscape of beaches, deserts, mangroves, […]...Read More

Largest travel and tourism exhibition ATM 2022 opened with 1,500 exhibitors from 158 global destinations, and an anticipated 20,000 attendees

Dubai continues to be at the forefront of worldwide efforts to open new growth horizons for the global travel and tourism industry Middle East’s largest travel and tourism exhibition features 1,500 exhibitors, representatives from 158 global destinations, and an anticipated 20,000 attendees Taking place from 9to 12 May, this year’s event is over 85% larger […]...Read More

#DubaiDestinations campaign to highlight the region’s vibrant art scene

DUBAI: Under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Media Council, the ‘Dubai Destinations’ initiative is continuing its campaign with a focus on highlighting the exceptional experiences, events and activities of the ongoing Dubai Art Season. Starting this week, the campaign invites residents and visitors […]...Read More

Argentina glacier collapse shocks tourists

Argentina’s Perito Moreno Glacier collapsed and it was caught on camera. Masses of ice broke off, then re-emerged from underneath the water in a process known as calving. The collapse was witnessed by tourists on a visit to the country’s Patagonia region. Source: Agencies...Read More

Explore Dubai’s sights like a tourist with this special guide

DUBAI: While people in many countries are stuck indoors during the winter, Dubai’s residents are encouraged to take advantage of the warmer temperatures and become a tourist in their own city. With its plethora of world-class attractions, outdoor adventures and family friend activities, Dubai offers plenty of ways for families and friends to spend quality […]...Read More

Explore Dubai with My City Expert’s suggestions

DUBAI: In collaboration with Dubai’s Department of Economy and Tourism (DET), the dnata Travel Group is launching My City Expert which offers residents and tourists a new way to experience Dubai. Designed to become a user’s dedicated Dubai travel companion, My City Expert makes it possible to book in real-time a host of more than […]...Read More

Dubai welcomes 7.28 million international overnight visitors in 2021

City achieves 32 per cent year over year visitation growth, according to latest data published by Dubai’s Department of Economy and Tourism In a significant boost to the economy, international arrivals during fourth quarter of 2021 climbed to 3.4 million, accounting for 47 per cent of total visitation Strong hotel performance surpasses pre-pandemic levels in […]...Read More