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Travel companies are yet to fully capitalize on social media potential

Travel companies are not fully capitalizing on the business opportunities presented by social media platforms, according to the Digital Channels in Travel report launched...

Dubai Tourism Report Reveals Key Travel Trends

Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing, last year, as well as an overview of future activities, campaigns and strategies as Dubai progresses towards...

115 Luxury Cruise Ships to Berth at Mina Rashid this Season

With Dubai becoming a premiere international cruise destination, DP World is ready to take on the increasing influx of holidaymakers with the start of...

Fabulous 40+ Photo Contest

As part of its international "Find Your Fabulous" wellness and medical tourism campaign, the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is unveiling a friendly global...

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...

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...

Travel Warnings – More Frequent and Worrisome

Three countries have recently issued travel warnings for their citizens to stay on guard when visiting U.S. cities rocked by sometimes violent protests and...

Global Mobile Trends 2017

The GSMA today published its second annual ‘Global Mobile Trends’ report, which provides exclusive data and analysis on the key trends shaping the future...

Visitors to Abu Dhabi will pay municipal taxes on hotel bills

According to a local newspaper, a new decree will impose a 4 per cent municipality taxes on hotel bills and a Dh15 charge per...

Top Sector for Small and Medium-Sized Business in Dubai

Travel and Tourism is the Most Promising Sector for Small and Medium-Sized Business in Dubai If you are planning to start a small or a...

Wellness Travel Trends 2015

While a few years ago, wellness tourism was classified as a travel trend, today it has become a travel category of its own right....

Don’t Shop Travel Deals at Work

It is probably not a good idea to shop travel deals and leisure travel from the office during business hours, according to a new...

Fitness Tourism – The Biggest Vacation Craze for Summer 2014

Fitness tourism is among the hottest of all new holiday trends in recent years. What is fitness tourism? Do not assume that a fitness tourism means...

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...

5 Luxury Travel Trends to Keep an Eye on in 2015

In 2015, luxury travel will become more and more popular. Travelers will be willing to spend extra for a luxurious and unique experiences. That...

Dubai listed in ‘52 Top Places to Go in 2014’

Dubai has been named one of the ‘52 Top Places to Go in 2014’ by the New York Times. The city has been ranked...

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,...

Traveling abroad more popular – International tourist arrivals up 4%

International tourist arrivals worldwide grew by 4% between January and June 2016 compared to the same period last year. Destinations worldwide received 561 million...