Yas Waterworld has been honoured at the prestigious World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony. The event, which welcomed hundreds of industry leaders from around the world, took place at the Royal Opera House in Muscat, capital of the sultanate of Oman.
As Abu Dhabi prepares to host the final race of the 2019 F1 season, Breaking Travel News here takes a look at how sports tourism has grown to become a cornerstone of the hospitality offering in the capital of the United Arab Emirates
The new opening is the latest incarnation of the hotel, which originally opened under the Viceroy flag and has moved through a number of operators since debuting in 2009.
A fully indoor facility, its geometrically-designed building houses the world’s biggest Indoor Skydiving flight chamber and world’s tallest Indoor climbing wall under one roof.
With the UK continuing to increase in importance as a source market for the emirate, Saeed Rashed Al Saeed, destination marketing manager with the Department of Culture & Tourism in Abu Dhabi, tells Breaking Travel News how his team is working to woo travellers. With a host of new attractions also on the horizon, it is an exiting time as he chats with editor Chris O’Toole in London.
Saeed Rashed Al Saeed, destination marketing director at the Department of Culture & Tourism in Abu Dhabi, fills Breaking Travel News in on a new events strategy in the emirate.
Golfing icon, Colin Montgomerie, has scooped top honours at the World Golf Awards. The Ryder Cup-legend was named Golf Course Designer of the Year at the golf tourism industry’s event of the year in Abu Dhabi, capital of the United Arab Emirates.
Leading names from the golfing world are joining figureheads from the golf tourism industry at the St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi for the World Golf Awards
Bab Al Qasr Hotel & Residences has appointed Nemo Acimovic to the role of general manager. A bonafide leader and industry visionary, Acimovic will bring decades of experience and a strategic perspective to his new role at the 677-room property.
The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi will play host to the sixth annual World Golf Awards on October 29th. Leading names from the golfing world will join VIPs and figureheads from the golf travel industry for what will mark the first World Golf Awards Gala Ceremony in the capital of the United Arab Emirates.