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Experience Ramadan in Dubai with Alpha

Alpha Destination Management, a market leader in the tourism sector in the GCC, offers travellers a superb mix of packages and tours to experience...

International Tourism Highest in Seven Years; Expected to Grow

International tourist arrivals grew by a remarkable 7% in 2017 to reach a total of 1,322 million, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism...

How Middle East is Drawing In Chinese Visitors

Whether they’re after windswept deserts, archaeological treasures or luxurious beach resorts, China’s growing middle class is increasingly considering the Middle East as their next...

Tourist Arrivals in Dubai Increased 7.5% in Q3 of 2017

Strong double-digit growth in visitor volumes from multiple markets reflects Dubai’s growing appeal and success of promotional activities across diverse geographies Dubai has maintained its...

New Dedicated Anchoring Areas For Yachts And Leisure Activities in Dubai

To further enhance Dubai’s competitiveness in a bid to make it a global destination for recreational marine tourism, the Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA)...

‘Convergence and Synergies’ Between Hotels, Serviced Apartments and Airbnb

Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President Swiss-Belhotel International, spoke at HSMAI Middle East Conference in Dubai on ‘Convergence and Synergies’ between hotels, serviced apartments...

Anticipated Social Media Buzz Can Drive Travellers Choices

How much positive feedback travelers think they'll get on social media can predict whether they intend to visit a tourism destination, a new University...

New Educational Options at Dubai College of Tourism

With exam results season in progress, high school leavers across Dubai will be focused on taking their next steps towards their future careers. This...

Dubai Records 10.6% Increase in Overnight Visitors in H1 of 2017

Emirate maintains strong 2017 Tourism performance, with high double-digit spikes from five of top 10 source markets India surpasses 1 million visitors in a six-month...

Chinese, Russian Tourists Push Dubai Closer to 20 Million Visitors Target

Dubai maintains the strong growth in visitation since the start of 2017 from key feeder markets across the world, with standout performance from China,...

GCC hospitality projects value exceeds US$148 in Q1 2017

The total value of 1,153 hospitality projects in the six members of the Gulf Co-operation Council, GCC, exceeded US$148.4 billion (AED544.62 billion) in the...

Travel Hacks for Solo Travellers

Travelling with loved ones or groups is indeed a fun activity, but if you are looking for something more deep and challenging, solo travel...

Visitors Linger Longer in UAE

The United Arab Emirates has succeeded in boosting the length of time that travellers stay in the country using longer layovers and connections between...

Dubai attracted 14.9 million overnight visitors in 2016

Dubai attracted 14.9 million overnight visitors in 2016, recording a healthy five percent increase over 2015, and an impressive four-year (2012-2016) compound annual growth...

International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development 2017 kicks off

The Official Launch of the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development 2017 took place in the International Tourism Fair of Spain, FITUR, and...

International Tourism Grew by 3.9% Despite Challenges

Demand for international tourism remained robust in 2016 despite challenges. International tourist arrivals grew by 3.9% to reach a total of 1,235 million, according...

Terrorism, Economic Uncertainty Weigh on Air Travel Demand

Global passenger traffic data for June shows that demand (measured in revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) rose by 5.2% compared to the year-ago period....

TCA Abu Dhabi opens enrolment for sixth tourism youth summer camp

Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) has opened enrolment for the sixth in its annual Tourism Youth Summer Camp series, saying...