Category Archives: Holiday Travel

Anantara Spa Ladies’ Night Highlighted in Popular Online News Site

Popular online news site GulfNews recently highlighted and reviewed the special Anantara Spa Ladies’ Night which offered female guests a chance to experience truly revitalising treatments. This wellness offer available at Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort incorporates age-old Hammam traditions with exclusive wet facilities that help bring about holistic rejuvenation. An ideal complement to the […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 21-Apr-2017
SalamAir is Expected to Boost Tourism in Salalah – Helping to Develop the Local Economy

The first low-cost carrier in Oman, SalamAir, recently begun to offer twice weekly flights between Salalah and Muscat in a move that is expected to help boost tourism in Salalah. This service is seen as part of an initiative to strengthen and diversify the local economy through the development of such sectors as tourism. When […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 21-Apr-2017
Luggage Checks Now on Departure at Phuket Airport – Easing Passenger Congestion

In a move that is expected to ease airport congestion when it comes to passengers, Phuket Airport has changed the procedure to the hold luggage checking process. Previously, travellers departing from the airport had to get their luggage screened before entering the premises. Put into effect from 1st April, the new process includes the use […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 21-Apr-2017
The Maldives’ UK Visitor Numbers Rise Past 100,000 – An Encouraging Upward Trend

Recently published tourist numbers from 2016, show that tourist arrivals to the Maldives from the UK exceeded 100,000. The official number of these arrivals stands at 101,843, which is close to a 10% increase when compared to UK arrivals in Maldives for the year 2015. In fact, the UK market is amongst the significant contributors […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 21-Apr-2017
Wonders of The Reef 2017 – a night of fun and excitement

Organised by the Port Douglas community, the annual Macrossan Street Parade has always been the main highlight of the Port Douglas Carnival and regularly draws large crowds, both local and foreign. Set to a different theme each year, this year’s parade takes visitors into the tropics with “Wonders of The Reef 2017”. A thrilling line […]

By caleb
Date : 19-Apr-2017
Abu Dhabi’s Desert Hotel Becoming Hotspot for Travellers – Unique Oasis in the Desert

Featured on both the online sites of CNN and Travelers Today, is a unique 5 star hotel Abu Dhabi has to offer in a rather one of a kind setting; a vast uninterrupted sand desert landscape which is the largest of its kind in the world. Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara is becoming […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 17-Apr-2017
Exotic Cars Motor Parade 2017- a dazzling line-up of exotic cars

The streets of Colombo recently witnessed a spectacular sight as exotic cars and a motor parade took over the streets for the Exotic Cars Motor Parade 2017. Organised by Automobile Association of Ceylon, the Exotic Cars Motor Parade 2017 was initiated as a project to showcase the variety of vintage and sports cars, with over […]

By caleb
Date : 12-Apr-2017
Cruise Visits Booming – Oman Sees an Increase in Tourist Arrivals

The cruise season in Oman has already crossed the halfway mark, with 217,000 tourists, and rising, visiting Oman. According the Ministry of Tourism, the figures are up by 47.6 percent, and will continue to climb. Oman is often viewed as one of the safest places to visit in the Middle East region, and regularly receives […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 12-Apr-2017
A Unique Travel Experience for Chinese Tourist – Opening up Military Facilities to Chinese Tourists

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) have decided to open military facilities to attract more tourists from China, as part of an effort to showcase the country’s modern development and new-look. Officials from TAT have requested the Thai navy to provide access to warships, training camps and firing ranges for Chinese free independent tourists (FIT) […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 12-Apr-2017
Tourist Arrivals to Sri Lanka Break Record for January – A Bright Future Ahead

A sign that bodes well for tourism in Sri Lanka, tourist arrivals increased by 13% in January and this upward trend is expected to continue. Visitor numbers for the first month of the year were at 219,360 which is a record when it comes to arrivals in January. This fact is even more significant when […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 12-Apr-2017