Kazakh tour operators visit Al Qasba
Sharjah, October 15, 2008
A 12-member tour operator delegation from Kazakhstan visited the famous tourism, entertainment and cultural destination of Al Qasba in an attempt to identify the best attractions and most popular landmarks of Sharjah.
The Kazakhstan delegation hailed Al Qasba as one of the best and culturally enriched destinations of the region.
They were treated to a complete Qasba experience including a ride on Etisalat – Eye of the Emirates, the highest observatory wheel in the region and a rendition of the Al Qasba Musical Fountain, the first of its kind in the region.
'Al Qasba is considered now one of the most happening places in the UAE. We offer our visitors not only the much needed quiet, tranquility and beauty from the hustle and bustle of daily life, but also a repertoire of diverse and entertaining and culturally rich events the year round,' stated Hazem Sawaf, marketing manager of Al Qasba Development Authority.
'With our focus on attracting more tourists to Al Qasba, we realise the importance and strength of the tourism sector. It is in this vein that we do not miss opportunities to entertain and inform tourists and tour operators about Al Qasba and the Emirate of Sharjah and its different offerings, and participate in the various tourism exhibitions locally and internationally.'-TradeArabia News Service