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Russian travelers to spend more in Dubai

Russian travelers to spend US$1.153 billion in the UAE

As the number of Russian travelers visiting the United Arab Emirates (UAE) continues to rise, a new report reveals that the UAE will witness the highest growth, with total tourism spend by Russian visitors projected to reach US$1.153 billion by 2023 and tourism spend per trip increasing 5% from US$1,600 to US$1,750.

Smart Traveling and Travel Budget

Smart Traveling: What to Consider For a Travel Budget

Once in a while, we need a breather from things that stresses us out. Whether it’s a getaway from hectic work or just in need of a fresh view, an escape from reality helps us therapeutically in emotional and psychological terms. For working people, getting a breather may boost their productivity. One type of breather that you will surely enjoy is traveling.


UNESCO designates Bangkok and Sukhothai as New Creative Cities

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is delighted that the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has designated Bangkok and Sukhothai among 66 new ‘Creative Cities, thus bringing the total number of UNESCO Creative Cities in Thailand to four.


Caribbean Tourism continues to grow, ForwardKeys reveals forward bookings

ForwardKeys, the travel analytics firm, has revealed that despite the recent ravages of hurricane Dorian and other huge storms in the Caribbean, tourism will continue to grow. The results of the study were presented at a Caribbean Tourism Organization-organised news conference at World Travel Market.

Rural Tourism

Tourism Leaders Discuss How to Promote Rural Tourism

Tourism leaders from across the public and private sectors came together at the World Travel Market (WTM) in London for a high-level discussion on tourism’s role in rural development, the challenges and the opportunities.