The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), has announced the resumption of cruise liners in Abu Dhabi starting from September 1st 2021, after months of closure in 2020 as a result of the strict COVID-19 precautionary measures.
In 2019, maritime tourism in Abu Dhabi witnessed impressive growth, resulting in a record-breaking year for the sector. Around 500,000 cruise visitors arrived in the Emirate’s ports throughout the year which marked a 46% percent increase... Read More
Pack your bags this summer and take a trip to the contemporary luxe surrounds of Al Jaddaf Rotana for a fun-filled getaway! Beat the heat the best way as you enjoy the comfort of Al Jaddaf Rotana’s spacious family rooms with stunning views of the pool. Spend quality time with your family and friends as you sip and savour a mouthwatering selection of food and beverages with a 20% off discount.
Afterwards, indulge in a scrumptious breakfast at Timo, the hotel’s fine dining restaurant... Read More
Yas Concierge, the customer experience arm of Abu Dhabi’s premier leisure and entertainment hub Yas Island and a subsidiary of Experience Hub, is proud to be the winner of the CX Pioneers Award at the Genesys G Summit, recently held as a virtual event in the UAE.
Yas Concierge triumphed amongst regional and local peers and was presented with the prestigious award, recognising Yas Island as the leader in customer experience delivery and innovation. The CX Pioneers award highlights how... Read More
Chief Executive of Dubai Airports stated that Terminal 1 will be reopened on June 24 at its main Dubai International hub and hire about 3,500 staff to keep up with the expected rise in traffic in the coming months.
In an interview with Bloomberg TV, Paul Griffiths said about 66 airlines will gradually shift their operations to the terminal, the airport's main facility for foreign airlines, from Terminals 2 and 3 once it opens.
“We have school holidays coming up and we have a... Read More
Asia’s first-ever Nobel laureate and Indian literary icon Rabindranath Tagore had written more than 2000 songs and touched the hearts and souls of millions across the globe for more than a century. However, little did the multi-faceted universalist from India know that many decades after his death, a young composer in faraway Russia would find the perfect words for his magnum opus song in Tagore’s writing.
A young Alexey Rybnikov created the most magical song of his life that not only... Read More
The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has issued the updated list of ‘Green List’ destinations. Passengers arriving from these destinations will be exempt from mandatory quarantine measures after landing in Abu Dhabi and will only be required to undergo PCR testing upon arrival at Abu Dhabi Airport.
Countries, regions, and territories included within the ‘Green List’ will be regularly updated based on international development. Inclusion... Read More
In line with Majid Al Futtaim’s sustainability goals and initiatives, THAT Concept Store at Mall of the Emirates is making strides when it comes to ethical fashion. The store supports eco-friendly practices within the industry by actively sourcing environmentally responsible brands from all over the world, helping shoppers end their toxic relationships with laundry and spreading awareness about responsible retail on Instagram.
THAT Concept Store’s collection is always evolving,... Read More
Booking a stay at Palazzo Versace Dubai has always been a big deal, but now it’s even better with the launch of the momentous “World of Versace” giveaway! Guests have a chance to win an incredible item from the Versace collection when they book their stay between 1st June and 31st July 2021 through the hotel website or directly through the reservations team.
The prizes on offer are nothing short of sensational, including:Versace Medusa gold bracelet Versace Medusa gold necklace... Read More
Tommy Hilfiger announces the opening of its newest store in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Located at the iconic Nakheel Mall, a luxury shopping destination and home to premium and international brands, the store opened mid-May to reveal the brand’s new Footwear & Accessories concept in KSA. The new concept debuted in the region with the first of its kind at Dubai Mall, earlier in May. Acting in accordance with government COVID-19 guidelines, strict precautionary measures have been implemented... Read More
Abu Dhabi’s Emergency, Crisis and Disaster Committee announced the approval of easing some restrictions on cafes and restaurants effective Saturday, June 5th.
The limit on the number of people allowed to sit at a table in a restaurant or café has been lifted in Abu Dhabi, provided they are from the same family.
Abu Dhabi announced restrictions in February to help curb the spread of the Coronavirus, which included a limit of four per table when dining together.
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