Alternative’ Summer Holidays

TweetTop ‘Alternative’ Summer Holiday Destinations: Unusual Travel Experiences this August Angola might not the first destination that springs to mind when considering a summer holiday destination but according to Native Eye, the bespoke travel operator specialising in unusual and truly … Continue reading →

The World’s Most Unusual Travel Experiences

TweetGo eagle hunting with tribal Kazakhs in Mongolia; spend a night at the ‘Door to Hell’; visit a Russian state which doesn’t officially exist; celebrate Africa’s most spectacular dating festival; hunt for mammoth bones in Siberia; visit the ‘City of … Continue reading →

5 Powerball Vacations – Luxury Getaways‏

Tweet· Private New Zealand Adventure – Kicking off with 35 days in New Zealand, this custom itinerary includes white-water rafting down the Rangitaiki River; hiking tours through national parks; wine tastings at historic wineries in the South Island’s Cromwell region; … Continue reading →

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 →

Cristal Hotel and Resorts in Middle East

Tweet Hotel expects to boost sales by 10 per cent in 2010 through new sales and marketing partnership with Preferred Hotel Group April 1, 2010 Cristal Hotel and Resorts, a luxury hospitality company, has announced that it has signed a … 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 →

Dubai’s Emirates Terminal 3 Comes of Age

Tweet Dubai, UAE – The world’s largest and fastest growing major international airport terminal will mark its first anniversary on October 14 in true Dubai-style with special discount offers from Dubai Duty Free, give-aways and contests celebrating 12 months of … 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 →

For $1 million you get two butlers

Tweet At the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi, they are calling it the world’s most expensive holiday package. So what do you get for $1 million a week? The package for two guests includes: • First class return trip from … 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 →

Jumeirah First German Hotel

Tweet Dubai-Based Jumeirah Group to Launch Five Star Frankfurt City Hotel as Part of PalaisQuartier Frankfurt,– Dubai-based luxury hotel company Jumeirah is to launch a major new five-star city centre hotel serving business and leisure travellers to Frankfurt, following an … Continue reading →