Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi welcomes 443,000 hotel guests

The opening of Louvre Abu Dhabi on Saadiyat Island and the hosting of the Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix contributed to a dramatic surge in hotel guests staying in the emirate during N...
Courtyard by Marriott Waterloo Cedar Falls

Courtyard Hotel opens in Waterloo, Iowa

Courtyard by Marriott Waterloo Cedar Falls opened its doors in Waterloo, Iowa last week. Featuring an innovative lobby space as well as Courtyard’s latest contemporary room design, the new hotel prov...
Swiss-Belhotel Seef Bahrain

Swiss-Belhotel Seef Bahrain celebrates

Swiss-Belhotel Seef Bahrain, voted the Best 4-Star Hotel at the 2017 GCC Food & Travel Awards, is exploring the art, culture and lives of an ancient Arabian civilization with a limited-edition book, ...
Jewish Menorah

Archeologists discover Menorah Symbol

Recent research has uncovered evidence for the use of the Jewish Menorah symbol motif on 1,300 year old Muslim coins and vessels dated to the Umayyad dynasty, the early days of the Islamic Khalifate,...
Hotelbeds Group 1

Hotelbeds Group integrates CityPASS

Hotelbeds Group, a leading bedbank worldwide and a business-to-business provider of services to the travel industry, has announced the integration of CityPASS, the provider of multi-attraction ticket...
Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) 7

American visitors to Thailand hit 1 million

The number of Americans visiting Thailand annually hit the 1-million mark today, setting a new record for Thailand’s No 1 source market from the Americas Region, where the Tourism Authority of Thaila...
Centara Grand at CentralWorld 2

“Character in my mind” art exhibition

Centara Grand and Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld would like to cordially invite you to “Character in my mind art exhibition” by Sitthinon Mongkolsangsuree and Thanaphan Dejboon at Sky Lobb...

Holiday Money Leaks

Australian travellers are losing an average of $448 a year while holidaying abroad on avoidable money drainers including dining out at pricey tourist hotspots, poor exchange rates, mobile phone roami...