Tag Archives: Oman

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
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
Oman’s Bride Show Targets Wedding Industry – No More Cold Feet!

Oman’s Convention and Exhibition Centre recently played host to the four day long Oman Bride Show in January. The event was put together by East Expo and featured a large collection of wedding-related products and services on offer by local as well as global service providers. Despite having had bridal shows previously, the Oman Bride […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 03-Mar-2017
Oman records 15 Per cent rise in tourist arrivals – Record Highs in Tourism

Reports by the World Travel and Tourism Council have recently shown that Oman’s travel and hospitality industry is reaching new heights with a rise in investment reaching a staggering $1.17 billion by the year 2026. The first ten months of 2016 recorded a total of 2.5 million tourist arrivals to Oman, resulting in a 15% […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 03-Mar-2017
Book Your Stay in a Winter Wonderland – Christmas is the Desert

With many preparations taken to ensure guests receive the ideal winter wonderland, the Christmas spirit was definitely in the air at Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort. The Christmas decorations stood out quite well against the modern charm of the property, with beautiful decorated wreaths and a magnificent towering Christmas tree in the main courtyard […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 20-Feb-2017
Hotels Salalah Welcomes Thai Flavour – Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara combines Arabic designs with Thai hospitality

The internationally renowned Anantara Hotels Resorts & Spas, has brought its famous brand of luxury hospitality to the golden shores of Oman with its new venture, Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara. One of two Anantara resorts that were opened in 2016, the Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara which is situated along the sensational […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 02-Feb-2017
Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara in Oman Opens – A Getaway That’s Too Good to Miss

Just over two months ago, Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas opened one of its latest properties in Salalah, Oman. The property named Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara is located on the Southern side of Oman known for its subtropical greenery. It provides a convenient option for those in search of a Salalah beach resort. […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 25-Jan-2017
Minor Hotel Group Continues Worldwide Expansion with Opening in Oman – The Sky is The Limit!

Minor Hotel Group opened its very first resort in Oman, Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort and aspires to expand to other continents as well. The resort which is located some 2,000 metres above sea level also offers plenty of wonderful views of the Saiq Plateau and its tranquil gardens. Designed by renowned architect Lofti […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 25-Jan-2017
Interior Design Decor & Furniture Expo – catering to the growing demands in the industry

Real estate and construction sectors in Oman have witnessed a rapid boom of late, with the launch of several residential, commercial and tourism projects; which in turn, has created a large demand for interior & outdoor design and furnishings. The Interior Design Decor & Furniture Expo scheduled for next year, will be staged to provide […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 04-Dec-2016
Oman Tourism: Undisturbed Beauty – Ras Al Markaz

If you’re on a quest to explore the many attractions in Oman, the beach at Ras Al Markaz is surely a hidden gem. The area has recently been marked as a point for oil exploration, however, the beautiful white sands thankfully still remain untouched. Ras Al Markaz is a great location for angling, swimming and […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 03-Nov-2016