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Saudi Arabian Airlines wins best stand design award at Arabian Travel Market 2022

Among the 1,500 exhibitors at the Arabian Travel Market 2022 in Dubai, the Saudi Airlines pavilion was distinguished by its amazing futuristic design, as Saudi Airlines won two awards for Best Pavilion Design and Best Pavilion by the public’s vote during the exhibition within the famous Best Stand Awards. The three-storied Saudi Airlines stand stood out due to its digital staircase resplendent with bright colors and futuristic design elements. Jumeirah International was awarded Best Stand for Doing Business for its aesthetically pleasing design that created a stimulating environment for networking and business. The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi won the award for the most distinguished pavilion in the exhibition based on its ability to attract visitors to its pavilion, while the pavilions of Dubai Tourism, the Saudi Tourism Authority and Emaar Hospitality Group were also highly

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Which hotel picture is a killer?

Did you book your last vacation through a hotel or online travel site? You are not unique. More people book holidays online than thru a travel agent. But what makes you select a specific hotel? Is it the price? Or a picture – like this aerial shot of the Outrigger

Unwrapping the secrets of Yangon

Peering out of the Emirates Boeing 777-300ER flight from Dubai to Yangon, you can see the lazy river. A muddy, sludgy, squidgy creek. Meandering. That is the Irrawaddy – the river that Kipling’s famous Road to Mandalay poem glorifies. No fishes jumping skywards.  No hathis pilin’ teak. Just a snake

By the Fig and the Olive

  “By the fig and the olive, By Mount Sinai, By this city of security (Makkah), Surely we have created man of best stature, The we reduced him to the lowest of the low, Except those who believe (Islamic Monotheism) and do righteous deeds. Then they shall have a reward

Cruise into the sunset on your own boat

Your wife is a “soccer mom” driving an SUV. You have a few other cars parked in the garage. Your annual vacation takes you to exotic destinations every summer – and increasingly every winter as well. You dine out every weekend – and some weeks have extra weekends. You think