Beware of impostors, travelers to Turkey told

Saudi Gazette - Saudi tourists who intend to spend their vacation in Turkey have been cautioned against impostors in border cities who arrange fake marriages to extort money from potential victims. The Saudi Embassy in Turkey...

Tourist arrivals in Jeddah increase by 70%

ARAB NEWS - The influx of tourists to Jeddah has increased by 70 percent with the festivals and activities drawing huge crowds to the historical city. Hotels and furnished apartments have also recorded an increase...

Flights resume from airports in south

Arab News - The General Authority for Civil Aviation (GACA) has announced that most flights to and from airports in the south of the country resumed Friday, after a one-day suspension because of the Kingdom’s...

Saudis look for new travel destinations

Arab News - Traveling is no longer limited to a select few. With a rise in the standard of living and good marketing strategy to boost tourism, more and more Saudis look for new travel...

Favorite destination for medical tourism

Arab News - Who could have guessed 25 years ago that India would grow into one of the world’s most important destinations for health travelers? Driven by a surging economy, a surplus of well-trained health care...

Tourists: Egypt safe for tourism

Saudi Gazette - While Egypt’s tourism sector saw increased numbers of tourists this year, especially during the Red Sea’s high season in the fourth quarter, tourism analysts expect the downing of a Russian airliner over...

Saudi Artist unveils masterpieces in unique comeback art exhibition at Hafez Gallery

Saudi Gazette - As the art scene across the Kingdom continues to thrive, Saudi artists are carving a niche for themselves in the international world of art, mesmerizing the world with their extraordinary creations. But...

Cairo’s salt cave

Saudi Gazette - A vacation in the heart of Cairo is not an ideal place to relax. But soft music, candles, mineral and massage treatments certainly go a long way to relieving stress and tension...

Ramadan bazaars: A changing new culture

Saudi Gazette - Ramadan bazaars in the Kingdom have significantly changed from being events where affordable products and local handmade goods were sold to social events where expensive and high-end clothes are showcased. Instead of celebrating...

Growing revenue peps up investors in tourism sector

Saudi Gazette - Domestic tourism has flourished in recent years and the resultant dividend has encouraged Saudi businessmen and businesswomen to invest more funds in this sector. “Recent statistics revealed remarkable increase in tourism revenues,” said...

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