Tags : travel

Virtual screens to be the future of air travel!

Aviation innovators Rosen Aviation reckon the experience of cabin windows could be taken to the next level, rendering actual airplane windows obsolete. The American aviation company is plugging its Maverick Project airplane cabin design as the next frontier of inflight experience. Lee Clark, Rosen’s senior VP for strategy said, “The Maverick Project was born from […]...Read More

It may be deserted, but everything still works!

While not lifeless yet, the old abandoned airport terminal at New Orleans Louis Armstrong International (MSY) still stands functional.  Just months before the COVID pandemic swept the world, New Orleans inaugurated its sparkling new $1.3 billion (AED4billion)  airport terminal, which speaks more to where the Crescent City, that was headed for the next 300 years […]...Read More

A voyage with no destination!

As the pandemic continues to hit the world, it seems Hong Kong offers a cruise that barely touches international borders only to be brought back to the origin point. After several attempts that failed to re-establish travel abroad, this cruise offers people something to look forward to.  Prior to the pandemic, Hong Kongers were among […]...Read More

The must-have souvenir of the year!

DUBAI: Dubai residents and international visitors alike will get a special passport as a souvenir while exploring the 200-plus participating pavilions at Expo 2020 Dubai. The passport will encourage visitors to see as many pavilions as possible during the 182-day event while allowing them to look back and relive the memories of their experiences after […]...Read More

She’s got serious travel plans!

Traveling alone is quite fun but can be quite challenging but not for Dr. Sudha Mahalingam. She has been tagging along with her husband on work trips for years. She took those trips as an opportunity to explore these unknown places. Her husband often opted out of these adventures, so Mahalingam would visit the touristy […]...Read More

No quarantine is required for vaccinated travellers entering Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI: Abu Dhabi Emergency, Crisis, and Disasters Committee has updated travel procedures for citizens, residents, and visitors entering Abu Dhabi from abroad, effective from Sunday, September 5, 2021. The committee has approved removing the need to quarantine for all vaccinated travellers arriving in Abu Dhabi from all international destinations. Before boarding to Abu Dhabi, […]...Read More

In Pictures: UAE receive travellers from Oman

AL AIN: The UAE’s land ports have begun receiving travellers from Oman, after verifying the readiness of all ports and ensuring the implementation of national precautionary measures aimed at curbing the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Khalifa Hamad Al Shamsi, Director of the Land Ports Department at the Public Authority for Security of Ports, Borders […]...Read More

Ain Dubai, world’s largest and tallest observation wheel, set to

Ticket sales for Dubai’s most anticipated attraction is started Providing a bird’s eye view of the city’s skyline, Ain Dubai offers over 19 customisable experiences Launch of the attraction to enrich Dubai’s offerings as a global tourism and leisure destination The 48 passenger cabins that circle the enormous circumference of the wheel have a capacity […]...Read More

Dubai launches new global marketing campaign starring Jessica Alba and

Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) has launched its latest global campaign, featuring superstars Jessica Alba and Zac Efron, as it continues to drive global travel recovery and growth. Dubai Presents – filmed by Director’s Guild award-winning director Craig Gillespie of recent Cruella movie fame – takes a unique perspective to global destination advertising, using a highly stylised movie trailer […]...Read More

Abu Dhabi updates travel procedures for citizens and residents

ABU DHABI – Abu Dhabi Emergency, Crisis, and Disasters Committee has updated travel procedures for citizens and residents of Abu Dhabi returning from travel abroad, effective from Monday, 5 July 2021. Vaccinated travelers arriving from green list destinations must take a PCR test on arrival without the need to quarantine, and take a PCR test […]...Read More