Author: backpackaz

Dec 12 2019

Big sale and ‘snow’ in Dubai this festive weekend


Big sale and ‘snow’ in Dubai this festive weekend Gifting weekend line up revealed in time for the holiday season. The inaugural Dubai Gifting Weekend line up has been revealed by the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), which will run over three days from December 12-14, 2019, offering residents and tourists a weekend of […]

Dec 11 2019

2019’s Best Places for New Year’s Eve


2019’s Best Places for New Year’s Eve With New Year’s Eve around the corner and the majority of Americans spending up to $200 each on the occasion per year, the finance experts today released the report on 2019’s Best Places for New Year’s Eve Celebrations. To help Americans ring in the new year without breaking […]

Dec 10 2019

World’s first Warner Bros hotel to open in Abu Dhabi


World’s first Warner Bros hotel to open in Abu Dhabi Miral and Warner Bros announced on Monday that the world’s first Warner Bros branded hotel – The WB Abu Dhabi – will open on Yas Island in 2021. Construction of the $112 million hotel is well underway and is now 40 percent complete, developer Miral […]

Dec 09 2019

Visit Malaysia 2020 and 200 boats for Semporna, Borneo


Visit Malaysia 2020 and 200 boats for Semporna, Borneo The Visit Malaysia 2020 (VM2020) campaign to both domestic and international tourists is about to start and 200 additional boats for tourists will help Semporna in Malaysia. Semporna is a town on the island of Borneo, in the Malaysian state of Sabah. It’s the gateway to […]

Dec 09 2019

Business travel etiquette: Cultural customs in popular destinations


Business travel etiquette: Cultural customs in popular destinations Corporate travel continues to be an essential part of any business and statistics highlight the industry is continuing to grow, with the average travel spend for European businesses more than doubling between 2016 – 2019. To help the rising number of UK business travelers prepare for international […]

Dec 06 2019

Largest national park in East Africa set in Tanzania


Largest national park in East Africa set in Tanzania The President of Tanzania has signed into a law a proposal endorsed by the Tanzanian parliament to establish the largest national park in East Africa. The Tanzanian President, Dr. John Magufuli had signed the document recently after the Tanzanian parliament approved a proposal on September 10th […]

Dec 05 2019

Saudi Arabia to grant citizenship to highly qualified, innovative expats


Saudi Arabia to grant citizenship to highly qualified, innovative expats Saudi Arabia plans to grant citizenship to foreigners working in sectors including medicine and technology, according to a royal decree by the kingdom’s King Salman. The move is part of a wider bid to diversify the Saudi economy beyond oil and lessen its dependence on […]

Dec 05 2019

Experience the “Most Magical Time of the Year” in Malta


Experience the “Most Magical Time of the Year” in Malta Festivals, Fireworks and Culinary Delights As the Holiday season approaches, one of the best things about spending time in Malta and its sister island of Gozo is being able to observe and experience some of the excitement of the Maltese national traditions as well as […]

Dec 05 2019

TownePlace Suites by Marriott opens in Port St. Lucie, Florida


TownePlace Suites by Marriott opens in Port St. Lucie, Florida PORT ST. LUCIE, FL – Marriott International’s TownePlace Suites by Marriott Port St. Lucie I-95 is scheduled to open for business today, December 5. The new 128-suite hotel is built for travelers looking for a simple and friendly place where they can settle-in, keep their routine, and easily […]

Dec 04 2019

Anantara debuts in North Africa with launch of Anantara Tozeur Resort in Tunisia


Anantara debuts in North Africa with launch of Anantara Tozeur Resort in Tunisia BANGKOK – Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas makes its debut this month in North Africa with the opening of Anantara Tozeur Resort in the southwest of Tunisia. Offering a luxury gateway to ancient cultural and desert wonders, the new-build resort showcases exquisite Arabian and North African […]