Mike Oswald, general manager, Yas Waterworld, speaks to Breaking Travel News at the World Travel Awards Middle East Gala Ceremony at Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa.
Following the dramatic success of the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix earlier this month, and ahead of the highly anticipated opening of the Yas Island beach and Yas Waterworld on Yas Island, Breaking Travel News sits down with Thierry Perrot, area general manager of Crowne Plaza and Staybridge Suites Abu Dhabi Yas Island, one of Yas Island’s most innovative and inspirational hotels.
Park Inn by Radisson, Abu Dhabi Yas Island has unveiled its latest hotel package, which includes admission for two to the world’s largest indoor theme park Ferrari World Abu Dhabi. As part of the package guests can also visit the Yas Marina Circuit, home to the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Fresh from her triumphant show at the Super Bowl at the weekend, superstar Madonna has confirmed she will play Yas Island Abu Dhabi later this year. The world’s top selling female recording artist will take the stage at the luxury destination on June 3rd as part of the Yas Island Show Weekends.
PRCo UK has been appointed by Yas Marina, one of the premier marinas in Abu Dhabi. Located at the heart of the Yas Marina Circuit on Yas Island Abu Dhabi, designed and built to the highest international standards, the Yas Marina has 143 berths for yachts of 10 metres to 150 metres.
Abu Dhabi real estate developer Aldar is showcasing its upcoming projects on Yas Island at this week’s Arabian Travel Market 2011 in Dubai, including Yas Mall and Yas Water Park, which are both scheduled for completion in 2013. On Monday night Yas Island was also voted “Middle East’s Leading Tourism Development Project” at World Travel Awards 2011 Middle East Ceremony for its integral role in Abu Dhabi’s burgeoning reputation as the entertainment capital of the region.
The free ‘Magic of Motown Festival’ event at Yas Marina, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi which was sponsored by du, as part of ‘du Live!’ proved to be a spectacular success last night as fans celebrated all things Motown with live music, entertainment and prizes for the best dressed who showed a ‘flare’ for 60s fashion.
Aldar, Abu Dhabi’s leading real estate development and management company, presents Yas Island to MITT Moscow, Russia’s largest and most important travel industry event from 16-19 March, 2011.
Rotana celebrates the opening of Yas Island Rotana and Centro Yas Island at the F1 event of the year