Trav Talk Dubey

Dubai welcomes high-tech cruise ship

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Dubai has welcomed ‘Spectrum of the Seas’ into Port Rashid recently bringing almost 4,000 tourists to the emirate in a single day. TT Bureau Weighing 168,666 gross tonnes, Royal Caribbean’s new ‘Spectrum of the Seas’ will be the largest and most advanced cruise ship to port in Dubai. The cruise …

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Jumeirah greets Abu Dhabi with MiCE

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Jumeirah Group has unveiled its MiCE offering in Abu Dhabi through its new hotel portfolio, namely, Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort and Jumeirah Al Wathba Desert Resort & Spa. TT Bureau The new MiCE offering by the Jumeriah Group is in tandem with Abu Dhabi’s Economic Vision 2030 and looks …

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What’s the safer way to travel?

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With a surge in travel to and from the Middle East region, ensuring a safe travel must not be overlooked. Jamal Abdulnazar, CEO, Cozmo Travel, recommends some key steps for travellers to remember when experiencing a glitch in their travel. Explain the importance of Tune Protect Travel Safe. There are …

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Expo 2020: 25 mn visitors

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Dubai is geared up for the upcoming Expo 2020. Sanjive Khosla, Deputy Chief Visitor Experience Officer, Expo 2020 Dubai, shares an update on the mega event, which is expected to bring around 25 million visitors to the country. TT Bureau What is the latest update from the Expo ground? The …

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Ras Al Khaimah soars as adventure hub

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Ras Al Khaimah has established itself as the hub for adventure tourism and destination weddings in the United Arab Emirates. From the creation of the longest zip line to mountainous hikes, the emirate is on a rapid scale growth trajectory in attracting various adventure seekers. Shehara Rizly Further expanding its …

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Weekend escape to Barracuda

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‘Staycations’ is the buzzword in the UAE. Come every weekend, and city dwellers rush out to rejuvenate themselves. A 45-minute drive from Dubai, Barracuda Beach Resort serves as the perfect weekend getaway for those who seek that much-needed break. TT Bureau Barracuda Beach Resort at Umm Al Quwain is only …

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Redefining technology

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An unstinted passion to meet new people and explore different cultures, led Manoj Tulsani, Chief Executive Officer, Rayna Tours and Travels, and his partner Kamlesh Ramchandani to venture into the travel and tour business. Tulsani’s approach to be innovative, while keeping abreast of industry trends and needs of travellers has …

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SriLankan to bolster capacity

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SriLankan Airlines is once again on its path to achieve its goals, despite recent setbacks. Vipula Gunatilleke, Chief Executive Officer, SriLankan Airlines, shares how the airline is armed to regain the route to profitability. TT Bureau How important is the Middle East market for SriLankan Airlines? The Middle East traffic …

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Unveiling a futuristic pavilion

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With just under 18 months away for Expo 2020 Dubai, Emirates, the premier partner and official airline of the event, has unveiled its design and visitor-experience pavilion. TT Bureau The advent of technological evolution has arrived. Focusing on the future of commercial aviation, Emirates Pavilion’s design and visitor experience will …

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