Tourism

September 8, 2014

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Departure of the first Algerian hajis to Mecca

The first group of Hajjis to the Holy Places of Islam flew Sunday morning from Ahmed Ben Bella International Airport in Oran.


The director of the National Hajj and Umrah Office Sheikh Berbara attended the first flight of 256 passengers (men and women) among them members of the Algerian delegation.


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September 6, 2014

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Algeria: Burqini Hits Algeria Beaches

The hijab swimsuit, or burqini, caused a stir on Algerian beaches this summer, with bathers divided over the new style.


Veiled women who had previously been unable to enjoy the sea welcomed the bathing suit. But other Algerians argue that the heavy, two-piece outfit defeats the purpose of sunbathing and swimming.


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August 28, 2014

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DoubleTree by Hilton Opens 10th London Location

DoubleTree by Hilton today celebrated the opening of the latest addition to its growing London portfolio – the brand’s 10th hotel in the capital area. DoubleTree by Hilton London – Islington is located in the heart of fashionable Islington, offering an ideal base for exploring London’s many attractions. The stylish property, which marks the brand’s"......

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August 26, 2014

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Emirates Neon Group Set To Launch New Business Plans at the Grand Hotel Show

The fifteenth edition of the Hotel Show Dubai, the largest hotel supply event for the MENA region will see Emirates Neon Group, one of the pioneering visual communications companies as one of their main exhibitors this year. The company is proud to announce their biggest expansion plan, of launching three new services under their existing portfolio, namely Architectural Lighting, Façade Lighting and Hotel Art. Set in the convenient location of Dubai World Trade Centre, ENG will host their stall at hall 7, stand # 7C176,"...

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August 25, 2014

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Enjoy Dubai this Summer with Special Family Rates at Ramada Jumeirah and Ramada Dubai

The Ramada Jumeirah and Ramada Dubai hotels mark this summer season with special family packages starting from just AED 450++. Rates are inclusive of breakfast, internet and up to 2 kids (under 12 years of age sharing the parents room) can stay and dine for free. A discount of up to 30% on the rate can be enjoyed for stays longer than 3 nights.


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August 20, 2014

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Conrad Hotels & Resorts Provides Meeting Planners with New Event Planning Tools within Conrad Concierge Mobile App

Conrad Hotels & Resorts introduced today the addition of a new and intuitive Conrad Meetings function to the award-winning Conrad Concierge mobile app. With this addition, meeting and event planners are now able to research hotel capabilities across all 23 Conrad properties worldwide from their smartphone or tablet.


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August 17, 2014

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Algeria: Water Sports Activities Caravan At Hussein Dey Beach in Algiers

A water and subaquatic sports caravan, organized by Algiers' provincial Youths, Sports and Leisure Department, has been set up Thursday at Piquet Blanc beach in Hussein Dey, Algiers.


Over ten days, the different clubs participating in the caravan will promote their activities, which include sailing, rowing, canoeing and deep-sea diving, in order to draw new members, organizers"...

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August 15, 2014

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Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts Unveils Ultimate Driving Experiences

Today Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts launched Waldorf Astoria Driving Experiences (www.waldorfastoria.com/drivingexperiences) at six of its landmark properties in the United States. The new driving program offers hotel guests the unique opportunity to get behind-the-wheel of three incredible supercars under the guidance of world-class professional racecar driver Didier Theys.


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