Abu Dhabi Showcase, a new destination familiarisation initiative, was sold out over the last weekend as 52 of the GCC’s top tour operators arrived in the UAE capital to get the latest low-down on its events and attractions.
Yas Island, a leading leisure and entertainment destination in the UAE, highlighted its popularity as a destination for German tourists by hosting tour operators, booking systems and carriers at the recently held travel show ITB Berlin.
Dubai-based JA Resorts & Hotels recently completed the first phase of its new online training programme, which was targeted towards UK tour and travel professionals operating in the UAE leisure market.
Following a number of im
Indian tour operators are reaching for further engagement with Abu Dhabi-based destination management companies (DMC) to help package the emirate as a holiday destination for Indian travellers.
Over 60 enquiries were received by Abu Dhabi
Tour operators in Bahrain who arrange trips for thousands of pilgrims to Iran and Iraq every year have been forced to diversify to new destinations, after the government advised its citizens against going there.
Airlines have already suspe