General Travel News

ATM Dubai to launch Holiday Shopper on 27 April 2019

Arabian Travel Market (ATM) - the biggest travel trade show in the Middle East is launching its first consumer day – ATM Holiday Shopper - as part of its line-up of special focus events. Taking place on Saturday 27th April – the day before the official opening of ATM which runs from April 28 to May 1 2019 – the event will showcase over 30 travel and hospitality exhibitors from both regional and international destinations who will be offering a wide range of attractive travel and tourism discounts and deals for consumers attending the show.

Danielle Curtis, Exhibition Director ME, Arabian Travel Market, said: “In direct response to industry feedback and consumer demand, we are proud to introduce a new and exclusive consumer event to ATM 2019. Whether simply looking for a deal on the Eid break or planning a long-haul getaway, ATM Holiday Shopper is designed to offer the very best discounts and deals. Talking to the experts face to face will also allow attendees to learn about a range of emerging and unexplored destinations and activities from destinations around the world.”

While international travel will be a key focus, ATM Holiday Shopper will also offer a range of discounts and deals from within the UAE and of course the wider GCC region – with a number of hotels, leisure and cultural activities, spas and F&B outlets within Dubai, Abu Dhabi and the Northern Emirates as well as Oman and Saudi Arabia scheduled to exhibit.

The event will also feature a number of talks and presentations designed to provide travelers with an in-depth knowledge on a range of travel destinations and tour packages that cover all major attractions within any one country - as well as information on visa compliance and travel insurance.

Attendees can immerse themselves in faraway cultures with VR activations and enjoy a range of family entertainment throughout the day including cultural displays, theme park characters to meet, calligraphy, henna and falconry amongst many other activities.

ATM Holiday Shopper will take place from noon – 8pm in Hall 1 of Dubai World Trade Centre on 27 April 2019. Tickets are priced at AED 50 per person with free entry for children under the age of 12.

More General Travel News
Swiss Belhotel to open 4 new hotels in the GCC
Abu Dhabi and Wizz Air announce establishment of new low cost airline
Emirates touches down in Mexico City
Latest Travel News
Abu Dhabi and Wizz Air announce establis...
Emirates touches down in Mexico City...
Air Arabia named as Middle East and Afr...
Featured Sights To See
The Soho

The Soho

Hong Kong, China

The Soho is located in Mid levels at the border of Sheung Wan, in Central district. This is an entertainment zone. It has many bars, nightclubs, restaurants in both the Elgin and Staunton Streets. There are also art galleries and stores with traditional antiques.  There are many commercial buildings with residents on the higher floors. It has a blend of the modern with age old traditions in i...

Berlin Wall

Berlin Wall

Berlin, Germany

near Warshcauer Strasse Station in Freidichshain is a 300m stretch of the remains of the Berlin Wall. A haunting reminder to the events that took place only in the recent past. Artists have created the East Side Gallery on one side of the wall, a testament to the resilience of Berliners. ...

What to do with Children in Tow?

What to do with Children in Tow?

Prague, Czech Republic

With its fascinating architecture, Prague can be thought of as an ancient place for children to be enthralled by and enjoy. Along with Prague Castle, there is its fascinating Toy Museum and Miniatures Museum (they are not allowed to touch the displays though). There are numerous toy shops dotted around the city which, when travelling by tram can be entertaining for children, along with the puppet ...

Oriental Institute Museum

Oriental Institute Museum

Chicago, United States

The orient generally refers to East Asia, but the University of Chicago's Oriental Institute is dedicated to the Middle East.  It is one of the world's premier research institutions  regarding the region's archaeology and history.  The Institute was founded in 1919, and the art deco building it's housed in was completed in 1930.  The collection is largely due to the efforts of ...