My Holiday Centre Middle East foray

My Dubai has been added to the stable of destinations Ignite Travel Group's My Holiday Centre now spans, marking the brand's launch into the Middle East. The Gold Coast-based company is offering a mix of Emirates flights, accommodation, transfers

Dubai’s Marsa Al Arab

One of the world's most recognised hotels and arguably one of its most extravagant, Burj Al Arab in Dubai will form the centrepiece of a revitalised tourist destination at Madinat Jumeirah. In support of Dubai's Tourism Vision 2020, developer Duba

Oman activates eVisa service

Australian travellers and nationals from more than 60 other countries can now apply for an online visa for Oman ahead of their arrival following the debut of a new eVisa service in the Sultanate. The eVisa service has been developed to drive deman

3 things – Arabian museums

Louvre Abu Dhabi Louvre Abu Dhabi will be the Arab world's first universal museum, which will aim to bridge the gap between Eastern and Western art. Scheduled for completion in the near future, the museum will hold over 600 artworks as a branc

Bahrain ~ a jewel in the Middle East

By Emma Lovell When I first mentioned I was visiting the Kingdom of Bahrain, the most common response was "Where?" Bahrain is a tiny sparkling jewel situated in the Persian Gulf,rich in history and full of character --it's the perfect introduction

Family holidays reimagined

Tired of Thailand and bored of Bali? By thinking outside the box, your next family trip abroad could be exactly what the doctor ordered, writes Dilvin Yasa. Will you ever get to holiday like an adult again? It's a thought many of us have had as w