Area 51 Luring Festive UFO Hunters

Area 51 Luring Festive UFO Hunters

UFO enthusiasts drawn by alien-themed festivities continued to pour into rural Nevada Friday near the Area 51 US military base, but fears of a mass raid on the remote site or a public safety crisis proved unfounded. An estimated 2,300 out-of-towners ventured Thursday and Friday to the desert region around Area 51, a secretive US […]

Dubai Tops World in Tourist Spending Again

Dubai Tops World in Tourist Spending Again

$MA Dubai leads Mastercard’s index that measures per person per day spending New statistics released from Mastercard (NYSE:MA) reveal visitors on average spend more per day in Dubai than anywhere else. The data from Mastercard’s Global Destination Cities Index (GDCI) shows visitors spent an average of $553 per person per day in the emirate, far […]

Little Known Travel Destinations in Japan

Little Known Travel Destinations in Japan

The route from Tokyo to Kyoto is a well-trodden one, and it’s not difficult to understand why. These famous cities offer a wide variety of attractions and stunning scenery for visitors. But Japan is more than the sum of the busy Shibuya pedestrian crossing and Geishas shuffling down the lanes of Gion. If you are […]

Rolls-Royce’s Wraith Eagle VIII Collection Debuts at Villa d’Este

Rolls-Royce’s Wraith Eagle VIII Collection Debuts at Villa d’Este

FLASH: This weekend, the best Concours d’Elegance in the world will celebrates its 90th Edition on the shores of Lake Como. At the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este visitors will get to see, for the 1st time Rolls-Royce Wraith Eagle VIII Collection. Created by the marque’s Bespoke Collective the Collection of just 50 cars will tell […]

Dubai’s Global Village Received a Record 7-M Visitors Global Village in its 23rd Season

Dubai’s Global Village Received a Record 7-M Visitors Global Village in its 23rd Season

By Aarti Nagraj Dubai’s Global Village recorded its “biggest-ever” season, receiving more than 7 million visitors during its 166 days in operation, it revealed this week The figure marks an increase of 16% over the prior season, a statement said. Here it is in pictures! The cultural destination, which closed on 13 April for the […]

Abu Dhabi’s Presidential Palace Now Open to the Public

Abu Dhabi’s Presidential Palace Now Open to the Public

Qasr Al Watan, a new monument located inside the palace, was inaugurated on Sunday New pictures of Qasr Al Watan, a new monument inside Abu Dhabi’s Presidential Palace, which opens to the public on Monday, 11 March, have now been revealed by the UAE’s leaders. The country’s Vice President and Prime Minister and Dubai’s ruler […]

Have a Super Holiday, Avoid the Crowds

Have a Super Holiday, Avoid the Crowds

Have a Super Holiday, Avoid the Crowds Having a holiday is always special, but what feels even better than ankling from work for a couple of weeks? Being able to discover and enjoy a new spot without a sea of other tourists, that pure holiday pleasure. Let’s agree it is terrific to see the Sagrada Familia […]

Oktoberfest Opens in Munich

Oktoberfest Opens in Munich

 Oktoberfest Opens in Munich, Beer Flows Saturday, the 1st keg of beer has been tapped and the beer is flowing as the 185th Oktoberfest gets underway in Munich. Mayor Dieter Reiter inserted the tap in the 1st keg Saturday with 2 blows of a hammer and the cry of “O’zapft is” — “it’s tapped.” As tradition […]

Simon Kidston, The Voice of the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2017

Simon Kidston, The Voice of the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2017

Simon Kidston, The Voice of the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2017 The grounds of the Grand Hotel Villa d’Este, the iconic Hotel on Lake Como, offer guests and visitors the opportunity to admire about 50 Historic Cars built between the 1920’s and 1980’s, organised by different categories. From Friday, 26th May to Sunday, 28th May […]

Classic Car Week Begins on the Monterey Peninsula

Classic Car Week Begins on the Monterey Peninsula

Classic Car Week Begins on the Monterey Peninsula Monterey Classic Car Week had its unofficial “kickoff” Friday night with classic race cars being exhibited on Alvarado Street in downtown Monterey. This weekend Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca is hosting more than 300 race cars competing prior to next weekend’s Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. But then the […]

New Magnetic ‘Zipping’ Cars Planned for Abu Dhabi

New Magnetic ‘Zipping’ Cars Planned for Abu Dhabi

New Magnetic ‘Zipping’ Cars Planned for Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi’s Miral signs agreement with US-based skyTran for Yas Island Jet-like vehicles running on magnetic lines may soon be deployed in Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island, it was announced Wednesday. Miral, the company that manages Yas Island has signed an agreement with US-based skyTran, a NASA Space […]

Dubai’s Expo 2020 Masterplan

Dubai’s Expo 2020 Masterplan

Dubai’s Expo 2020 Masterplan The 438-hectare site in Jebel Ali will be divided into several sections The Masterplan of the upcoming Expo 2020 Dubai was revealed last week at the Arab Media Forum, explaining the overall structure of the massive site. The exhibition area within the 438-hectare site in Jebel Ali will include a 2 […]

Warner Bros To Open Mega Theme Park In Abu Dhabi

Warner Bros To Open Mega Theme Park In Abu Dhabi

Warner Bros To Open Mega Theme Park In Abu Dhabi $TWX The $1-B park at Yas Island is scheduled to open in Y 2018 Abu Dhabi will soon open a new $1-B Warner Bros, a unit of Time Warner (NYSE:TWX) themed destination, it was announced Tuesday. Located on Yas Island, the development will include a […]