Air Arabia To Launch Chinese Connection

Air Arabia is set to enter the Chinese market when it begins flights to Urumqi next month, becoming the first Middle Eastern low cost carrier to do so. The Sharjah-based airline confirmed regular nonstop services to western China’s largest city will begin on 10 February 2015.   Flight G9 800 will depart Sharjah International Airport on … Continue reading

Now Open: Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah

Hilton Worldwide’s luxury Waldorf Astoria brand marked its entry to the UAE with the opening of the new Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah. Located 45 minutes from Dubai and offering sweeping views of the Arabian Gulf, the highly anticipated 346-room hotel is expected to offer refined luxury and sophistication to the emirate. Honouring regional culture … Continue reading

Hilton Worldwide Debuts Waldorf Astoria In Berlin

Hilton Worldwide’s luxury Waldorf Astoria brand has arrived in Germany with the opening of the 232-room Waldorf Astoria Berlin. Situated within the Zoofenster tower designed by local architect Professor Christoph Mackler, the hotel is a short drive from Berlin’s major airports and within easy reach to attractions and corporate addresses.   Measuring at least 42 … Continue reading

Doubletree By Hilton Expands In Middle East

Doubletree by Hilton, the international collection of upscale hotels that span across more than 200 cities, 15 countries and 5 continents, marked its expansion into the Middle East with the opening of 2 hotels in Jordan and the UAE. Opened last week, the 173-room Doubletree by Hilton Aqaba is the brand’s first hotel in the region … Continue reading

Banyan Tree Celebrates Official Opening Of Ras Al Khaimah Resort

Singapore-based resort and spa operator Banyan Tree celebrated the official opening of the Banyan Tree Al Wadi, the group’s newest resort in the UAE, last Saturday evening. H. H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud Al Qasimi, son of Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah H. H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, joined Mr. … Continue reading