Travel &Tourism

Tourism Malaysia, a leading organization under the Malaysian Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture that is responsible for promoting the country as a preferred destination for travellers, has announced its participation at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2019 in the United Arab Emirates. Renowned as the leading global gathering for the Middle East’s travel and tourism industry, the event will take place from 28 April to 1 May 2019 at Dubai World Trade Centre.

Emulating the Oscar awarded movie, “The Great Beauty”, the art piece, ‘Tree of Light’, which has been designed by Tomaso Schiaffino, Bellaria Design Art Director, will be installed in Cocoon Maldives resort.

The number of UAE nationals visiting Turkey recorded 11.28 percent growth in the first two months of 2019, to 3,975, according to the latest data released by the Turkish Consulate General Cultural and Info Office in Dubai.

Ahead of the release of the highly anticipated eighth season of Game of Thrones on 15th April, fans looking for a real-life end to their favourite TV show’s magic, should look no further than Northern Ireland. The combination of its many filming locations, the chance to try Westerosean wear, enjoy a dragon’s point of view, tuck into a themed feast and learn to duel like Arya, provides fans with the perfect curtain call.

The German National Tourist Board has launched a new and comprehensive online database for BarrierFree (accessible) travel, the first of its kind to include a national labelling and "Accessibility Checked" identification seal. Entitled "Travel for All", the database enables the user to search for a wide range of accessible holiday facilities throughout Germany including accommodation, restaurants, activities, shopping centres and essential services such as accessible transport and local tourism offices.  It includes an online map, showing the location of the item and linking directly to each supplier and the relevant certification.  Detailed information about BarrierFree travel in Germany can be accessed via www.germany.travel.