tourism

  • 3rd Liwa Ajman Date Festival starts tomorrow

    Under the patronage of H.H Shaikh Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Member of the Supreme Council of the Union and Ruler of Ajman, the 3rd edition of Liwa Ajman Date Festival will kick off tomorrow, July 27 at Emirates Hospitality Centre and will run until Friday, July 29.

  • 45th GTM Germany Travel MartTM of the GNTB

    About 500 representatives from the international tourism industry from 51 countries will come to Wiesbaden for the 45th GTM Germany Travel MartTM from May 12 to May 14. The GTM is organized annually by the German National Tourist Board (GNTB) in cooperation with varying partner regions and partner cities. The state capital of Hesse is hosting the event for the third time after 1977 and 2005.

  • 79% of UAE residents prefer a complete holiday package with preferred destinations being Maldives, Georgia and UK- HolidayMe survey

    With the holiday season upon us, HolidayMe, a unique website offering on-the-fly customized travel solutions to customers across the Middle East, revealed the findings of its travel survey. The survey which was conducted online with over 1500 HolidayMe customers in the UAE, revealed Maldives (27.1%), Georgia (16.8%) and the United Kingdom (13%) as the top three preferred holiday destinations.

  • A Day in the Life of Samujana’s Villa Managers

    Renowned for offering superior service to the most discerning of guests, the Villa Managers at Samujana provide discreet yet attentive service, 24 hours a day. Responsible for meeting the needs of their guests, the extremely talented, kind and friendly roster of hosts are available with every villa booking, proving the small, yet thoughtful, signature Samujana touches to every stay.

  • A Muslim-Friendly Mountain Retreat -- The Alishan National Scenic Area

    In 2017, the Chiayi Forest District Office under the Forestry Bureau declared that the Alishan National Forest Recreation Area had opened its first ever prayer rooms for its Muslim visitors. 2500 meters above sea level, Taiwan makes this scenic tourist spot more accommodating for the increasing number of Muslim visitors from all over the globe. 

  • A touch of Thainess enhances the 2017 WTTC Global Summit in Bangkok

    As well as state-of-the-art venues, professionalism and planning expertise, much of the success of the recent World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) Global Summit in Bangkok came down to the Thai touch and unique local Thai experiences offered to all delegates at this high-profile global event.

  • A WOMAN’S GUIDE TO THAILAND

    From a thriving culinary and art scene to boutique wellness retreats and sporting adventures - Thailand boasts many unique women-friendly experiences, making it the most exciting destination right now for female travellers from the Middle East.

  • Adventure Emirates’ new online booking system delivers instant confirmation for over 300 excursions across the UAE

    Adventure Emirates, specialists in UAE excursions, have announced their new website www.adventureemirates.com, with online reservation system and instant booking confirmation for tours across the emirates. This seamless process is convenient and efficient, its immediate verification release and a 24-hours online customer care ensures speedy assistance. Users can view, book and purchase instantly thus accommodating last minute reservations without pre-requisite of advance bookings. Developed using modern technology, the software also features payment facility including book now, pay later option making it less daunting. Determined to be at the forefront of industry’s technology, this informative portal is a resourceful channel for tourists and residents looking for the UAE experience without the digital clutter.

  • Airbnb’s Trending Destinations for Spring Getaways

    The clouds have rolled in for a few weeks which can only mean that the temperatures are on the way up. As we watch the mercury rise, make the most of March and April! They are a special time to host family and friends in Dubai or look for a springtime experience abroad before Ramadan starts and the scorching summer hits. Airbnb, the accommodation and Experiences platform, that enables inspiring and unique travel experiences, has shared fresh data on where their guests are traveling this spring. Maybe some inspiration for your own travel adventures?

  • Ajman all prepared to welcome visitors during Eid Al Adha

    Hotels and hotel apartments in Ajman are all set to welcome visitors to the emirate during the Eid Al Adha holiday.

  • Ajman Crown Prince inaugurates 3rd Liwa Ajman Date Festival

    Under the patronage of H.H Shaikh Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Member of the Supreme Council of the Union and Ruler of Ajman His Highness Sheikh Ammar Bin Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman, opened today the third edition of Liwa Ajman Date Festival at Emirates Hospitality Center which highlights the finest and best date and citrus fruits grown by local farmers.

  • Ajman delegation embarks on six-city tour of Germany to attract more tourists

    With the focus of increasing the number of visitors in 2017 by 20%, and following the remarkable growth of tourists from Europe to Ajman, the Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD) has embarked on a six-city roadshow to Germany to promote the emirate as a premier destination.

  • Ajman delegation heads to ITB Berlin to unveil new destination brand

    The Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD) heads the delegation to ITB Berlin, the world’s leading travel trade show, to launch the emirate’s new destination brand that will focus on the slogan “Sincerely Emirati.”

  • Ajman delegation returns from successful trip to Germany

    The Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD) delegation returned from a successful four-day trip to Germany with new information and strategies to best attract German travellers into the Emirate.

  • Ajman departments gather for iftar to celebrate Holy Month of Ramadan

    Managers and staff of the Ajman Land & Property Department, Ajman Real Estate Regulatory Agency (ARRA) and Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD) gather for iftar at Fairmont Ajman to celebrate the Holy Month of Ramadan.

  • Ajman donates proceeds of auction to Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi Foundation

    Proceeds from the auction of non-winning date fruits at the recently concluded Liwa Ajman Date Festival were donated to Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi Foundation to support its charitable and humanitarian projects.

  • Ajman earns AED200m in tourism revenues in H1

    The Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD) has announced that the emirate earned AED200 million in tourism revenues from a total of 272,021 visitors in the first half of 2016.

  • Ajman expects tourism boost from UK market

    The Ajman tourism delegation concluded its successful participation in this year’s World Travel Market (WTM), with majority of the participants expecting an improved tourist arrivals from the UK market this tourist season and in 2017.

  • Ajman launches Liwa Ajman Date Festival 2016

    Under the patronage of H.H Shaikh Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Ajman, the Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD) announces details of the 2016 Liwa Ajman Date Festival that will run from July 27 to 29 at Emirates Hospitality Centre.

  • Ajman prepares to launch new destination brand for emirate

    The Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD) announces the completion of the new brand identity for the emirate of Ajman that will promote the destination as the perfect place to experience UAE’s hospitality.