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International tourism reached new heights in 2015, projected to grow by...

International tourist arrivals grew by 4.4% in 2015 to reach a total of 1,184 million in 2015, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism...

Global Travelers Addicted to Mobile Devices

It’s always better to leave your gadgets at home when going on vacation, or at least to silence your phone. Or is it? It...

Arabian Travel Market 2018 Opens Tomorrow in Dubai

Travel trade professionals from across the world’s hospitality industry will descend upon Dubai tomorrow (Sunday 22nd) for the opening of Arabian Travel Market (ATM)...

Top 5 Luxury Travel Trends in 2013

Are you familiar with the term “luxury travel”? If not, we will explain it for you. Luxury travel is not about spending a huge...

Business Travelers’ New Priorities Reveal a Challenging Business Environment

Reducing costs and finding more affordable travel alternatives is not only a concern of the common travelers. Business travel buyers have also started to...

Dubai to Welcome Largest Arabian Travel Market Yet

The Arabian Travel Market, ATM, 2017, the region’s leading travel industry showcase, will open its doors on 24th April for business networking opportunities, insightful...

International travellers concerned about safety and security, price and reputation

Destination websites are the #1 source of travel information for international travellers A global study of CNN consumers’ travel perceptions and behavioural trends has revealed...

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...

19th edition of Dubai Shopping Festival to kick off January 2

• International entertainment and shopping extravaganza to further enhance Dubai’s position as a family tourism destination • Between 1996 -2012, DSF attracted around 47 million...

2016 Five-Star Awards – Finest hotels and restaurants across the globe...

154 Hotels Across the Globe Achieve the Coveted Five-Star Award, with Forbes Travel Guide Now Rating in 29 Countries and More than 100 of...

World Travel Market reveals Top Travel Trends

The 2012 World travel Market report on global travel trends was published this Monday. It revealed the latest trends in world's tourism. Among these...

Dubai’s “Tourism Dirham” launches today, but some are not very happy

The new fee, the so-called “tourism dirham”, which was announced by the Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) in January officially launches...

ATM Report: European visitors to GCC to increase 29 percent by...

Arrivals from Europe to the GCC will increase 29 percent over the period 2018 to 2023, driven by new and direct flight routes, a...

Russian Tourism to GCC Worth $1.22bn by 2023: Study

Russian tourists travelling to the GCC are expected to generate an estimated $1.22 billion in travel and tourism revenue by 2023, an increase of...

Top 10 Medical Tourism Destinations

Medical service and procedures come at a different cost across the different countries in the world. For instance, some surgeries in the US are...

Emirates Skywards Now Has 20 Million Members

Emirates Skywards, the award-winning loyalty programme of Emirates airline, has reached 20 million members. To celebrate this major milestone, Emirates Skywards will be celebrating with...

Experts Predict 2 Billion International Travelers in 2020

Today, tourism and travel industry is reaching brand new heights. The main reason for this is that governments around the world clearly see the...

Passenger Traffic At DXB Jumps 6.9 Percent In October

Dubai International, DXB, welcomed 6.9 million passengers in October, according to the monthly traffic report issued today by operator Dubai Airports. Passenger traffic at the...