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KSA Taif rose festival concludes with 1.5m visitors

KSA Taif rose festival concludes with 1.5m visitors

By Irfan Mohammed : Taif’s annual rose festival, the largest and longest running flower show in the region, concluded on Saturday leaving a high note on the city known for…

Aceh promotes outdoor activities to attract more tourists

Aceh promotes outdoor activities to attract more tourists

Amid the growing popularity of Aceh as the go-to place for halal tourism, the province now wants to promote its central region for adventure travel involving outdoor activities such as rafting, hiking…

Qatar : One of the most attractive countries in the region for tourism

Qatar : One of the most attractive countries in the region for tourism

Qatar has the second most competitive economy in the region when it comes to travel and tourism, a new report from the World Economic Forum (WEF) has found. But it…

Yas Mall to house Abu Dhabi’s first KidZania

Yas Mall to house Abu Dhabi’s first KidZania

Yas Mall will become home to Abu Dhabi’s first KidZania, with unique entertainment experiences for children. Aldar Properties and Emaar Entertainment on Saturday announced a partnership that will see Yas…

Discover nature by cycling along Turkey’s best routes

Discover nature by cycling along Turkey’s best routes

The month of April may be the most optimal time of year for nature lovers to enjoy outdoor activities. While springtime in the great outdoors does come with the allergy…

Submarine attraction to welcome tourists in Turkey’s Alanya

Submarine attraction to welcome tourists in Turkey’s Alanya

A new submarine attraction that offers tourists an exciting new way to discover the Mediterranean Sea has been opened to visitors in the Alanya district of Antalya province after initial…

Lake Abant: A private adventure away from all, yet so close

Lake Abant: A private adventure away from all, yet so close

GÖNÜL AYDEMIR: Travel is not always about discovering new places, trying out new tastes or meeting new people and cultures. Sometimes you simply need to get away from everything and…

Antalya’s Patara Beach draws tourists with dunes

Antalya’s Patara Beach draws tourists with dunes

It might not be the middle of the desert, but Patara Beach on Turkey’s Mediterranean coast is drawing great interest from tourists for its sand dunes that have provided opportunities for local…

Floating hotel project on Euphrates to boost tourism in Turkey

Floating hotel project on Euphrates to boost tourism in Turkey

An entrepreneur in the southeastern province of Şanlıurfa is planning to build “floating hotels” on the Euphrates in the region which was submerged during the construction of the Birecik Dam.…

Doha Festival City to contribute to tourism

Doha Festival City to contribute to tourism

The long-awaited Doha Festival City, the largest entertainment, retail and hospitality destination in Qatar, opened its doors to the public on Wednesday.Thousands of people thronged Doha Festival City, — managed…