oneworld’s latest fare makes visiting the Middle East easier and better value

TweetVisiting the Middle East is to be made easier and better value for international travellers with the launch by the oneworld alliance of its new Visit Middle East fare – offering attractive flexible fares on flights within one of the … Continue reading →

Oneworld launches Visit Middle East pass

TweetThe oneworld alliance will launch new fares on Friday, following the addition of Qatar Airways to the group. Qatar is the first major Gulf carrier to join a global airline alliance, although Royal Jordanian – a smaller player – has … Continue reading →

Emirates’ Inflight Entertainment Named World’s Best

Tweet Dubai, U.A.E – Underlining their relentless commitment to offering the best inflight entertainment in the air, Emirates has won the ‘World’s Best Airline Inflight Entertainment’ award for the sixth year running at the 2010 Skytrax World Airline Awards. Emirates … Continue reading →

Six New Lounges Boost Priority Pass Presence in Middle East

TweetPriority Pass, the world’s leading independent airport lounge programme, announces the addition of six new lounges in the Middle East to its worldwide portfolio, making it even more attractive to frequent travellers in the region. The addition of five new … Continue reading →

SOFITEL New Hotels in Mid-East & China

TweetAs Sofitel prepares to open the new 438-room Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach this summer, the French-based company proudly announces five additional properties that will strengthen the brand’s worldwide portfolio. In the Unit-ed Arab Emirates, the brand is developing the Sofitel … Continue reading →

Air Arabia online ticket payment

Tweet Air Arabia, the first and largest low cost carrier in the Middle East, and Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB), the largest Islamic bank in UAE, announced today (4 July) the launch of a new ticket payment method for Air Arabia … Continue reading →

AirAsia X hub in Middle East

Tweet KUALA LUMPUR -Budget airline AirAsia X has raised the possibility of establishing a new hub in the Middle East, enabling its network to extend to north Africa and Europe. The Age reports that AirAsia X’s CEO Azran Osman-Rani said … Continue reading →

HERTZ in the Middle East

Tweet World’s largest car rental firm moves to reinforce its presence in region to be ready for market revival Dubai, UAE, 7th May 2009: Hertz, the world’s largest car rental firm, is to open its first Middle East corporate office … Continue reading →

SIRIUS Offer in the Mid East

TweetBlue and Silver SIRIUS card holders staying at any Jumeirah Hotels and Resorts worldwide will receive Gold member benefits during their stay including an upgrade to the next room category, access to the Club Executive Lounge and facilities, daily complimentary … Continue reading →

Arab women lured by Sri Lanka’s precious stones

Tweet Arab travellers to the tropical island of Sri Lanka are showing a keen interest in the country’s precious stones according to research conducted by Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau’s Middle (SLTPB) East office. “Arab visitors surveyed by our offices, … Continue reading →

Crowne Plaza Launches Personal Hotelier

TweetExclusive Service for Discerning Business Travellers InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has launched a brand new service, Personal Hotelier, across the Crowne Plaza estate throughout Middle East and Africa. Guests staying in Club rooms or on the Crowne Club floor can … Continue reading →

Booming Middle East Private Aviation Market

Tweet Abu Dhabi, UAE,: Operators of larger bodied, longer range jets in the Middle Eastern private aviation charter market will be better able to ride out the worldwide economic downturn, says Shane O’Hare, President and CEO of Royal Jet – … Continue reading →

Worlds Largest Ramada Opens in Mecca Saudi Arabia

Tweet Ramada Worldwide announced the grand opening of its largest hotel, a 998-room property in the Islamic holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Located in the holy district of the Haram, a site of the highest sanctity, and less than … Continue reading →

Tourist Attractions of Iran

Tweet “Give me your fiery red color/ take back my wintry shallowness.” The Red Wednesday, counts among the only two extant one of those fire-connected festivities. It is an annual ritual which is held on the eve of the last … Continue reading →

The Palace, The Old Town Hotel Dubai

Tweet Dubai, UAE; – The Address Hotels & Resorts, the new hotel brand launched by Emaar Hospitality Group (EHG), will assume the management and operations of The Palace, The Old Town hotel within Downtown Burj Dubai. The five star hotel … Continue reading →

first Element hotel in the Middle East

Tweet Abu Dhabi, UAE – Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide & Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC), have jointly announced the launch of new Element hotel in Abu Dhabi – the first to be introduced in the Europe, Africa and … Continue reading →

Tourist Guide Booking Tool

Tweet Explore Egypt with a tourist guide Hailed as “the travel service innovation of 2008” by the Irish Times OurExplorer facilitates with ease the on-line booking of professional tourist guides from all over the world. Save time and money while … Continue reading →

Banyan Tree In The Middle East

Tweet Your Google Adsense code should be here, but you forgot to edit the plugins/adsense.php file and replace the code there with your own. Banyan Tree Holdings Ltd., a leading developer, designer and operator of top-tier hotels, resorts, spas, residences … Continue reading →