Al-Oqair to put Al-Ahsa into global tourism map

The Cabinet’s decision to allocate SR 1.4 billion for the development of Al-Oqair will boost Al-Ahsa region’s bid to find a place in the global tourism map, according to economic expert

Global travel sector gears up for Muslim tourists

AN expected worldwide boom in Muslim tourism is reflected in the growing availability of amenities such as halal spas and airport prayer rooms, experts say.

Saudi Arabia's capital of monuments

While most mortals are currently fleeing the blistering Saudi heat, those who stay in the Kingdom do not need to feel bitterness.

Rijal Alma: set in stone

What has happened is unchangeable, a fact of history, and rather than metaphorically it is quite literally in the case of Rijal Alma in the Aseer province: It is set in

Asir: A favorite tourist destination in Kingdom

The region of Asir has been a favorite destination for domestic holidaymakers every year.

Be enchanted: Egypt's Red Sea coast

The radiant glow of the Red Sea and the exquisite views of the mountains in Egypt‘s major Red Sea resorts are definitely sights to see.

Luxor and Aswan: Two cities of ancient wonders

Luxor, which was once known as Thebes (the capital of Ancient Egypt) is located in Southern Egypt- 670 km South of Cairo. Luxor today is a city of around 150,000 people.

Travel responsibly: Be an eco-traveler

The International Ecotourism Society (TIES) defines ecotourism as “responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the well-being of local people.”

Destination: Helsinki, Finland

The first thought that comes to mind when hearing “Finland” might be Nokia phones for the older generation and Angry Birds for the younger — that is, i

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