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Abu Dhabi records strong visitor numbers for 2019

Abu Dhabi records strong visitor numbers for 2019

Figures collated by the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi have revealed that the number of international visitors coming to the UAE capital is estimated to have reached 11.35 million in 2019.

Canary Islands flights hit by sandstorm

Canary Islands flights hit by sandstorm

Tourists travelling to and from the Canary Islands have seen flights disrupted by a huge sandstorm. Airport operator Aena cancelled, suspended or diverted all flights to and from the islands on Sunday, citing low visibility.

Brits offered visa free travel to Turkey

Brits offered visa free travel to Turkey

The United Kingdom is among six countries to be offered visa free travel to Turkey. Foreign ministry officials confirmed earlier tourists from Austria, Belgium, the Netherlands, Poland and Spain would also see fees waived.

Brussels Airlines adds Washington, DC, connection

Brussels Airlines adds Washington, DC, connection

Brussels Airlines has launched year-round flights to and from Washington, DC, to Brussels, Belgium. The new service increases the air carrier’s capacity on this important route from a seasonal flight to year-round offering.

UAE Tour to set off from Palm Jumeirah

UAE Tour to set off from Palm Jumeirah

Nakheel, sponsor of the White Jersey for the second consecutive year, is encouraging residents, their families and the general public to visit the Pointe on Sunday.

LATA Expo to debut in London in June

LATA Expo to debut in London in June

The Latin American Travel Association has launched LATA Expo. The re-titled Experience Latin America event, will take place from June 8th-10th at Magazine London, a new event space located in the heart of Greenwich.

Antigua signs with Royal Caribbean for new beach club

Antigua signs with Royal Caribbean for new beach club

Royal Caribbean International has signed a partnership with the government of Antigua & Barbuda for the company’s first Royal Beach Club. With planning and development underway, the location is scheduled to break ground later this year.