General Travel News

Garhoud Park Will Open Next Month

Garhoud Park, costing Dh6.75 million park and covering 6,600 square meters in Dubai, will open next month.   The opening of the park is part of an effort by the municipality to develop and improve important areas in Dubai.  The Director General of Dubai Municipality said they are placing more importance on creating more greenery and areas that are conducive for picnics and recreation. 

Hussain Nasser Lootah said the objective of the new park is “to provide the residential areas in the emirate with parks, and also to keep pace with the urban expansion witnessed by the emirate as part of the comprehensive city facilities strategy.”   Two sections of the park are reserved for children’s games, and the main walkway runs through the middle of the park, dividing it into two parts.  There is a central square surrounded by shaded seating areas.
 

More General Travel News
Germany promoting family vacation, luxurious shopping and medical tourism
Exhibitors from 150 countries and 65 national pavilions expected at Arabian Travel Market Dubai
Discover Russia this summer
Latest Travel News
Emirates A380 Onboard Lounge on display ...
Etihad’s heavyweight promotion at Arabia...
Emirates cuts flights to the United Stat...
Featured Sights To See
Dong Nhan Temple

Dong Nhan Temple

Hanoi, Vietnam

Dong Nhan Temple is a beautiful temple dedicated to two sisters who were victorious over the Dong Han invaders. It is well known for the Dong Nhan Festivalduring which it takes on a colorful character, where a procession takes place from the temple to the Hong River. There are beautiful statues that line the temple walls and its intricate architecture is fascinating. Address: Dong Nhan Ward, ...

Aussersihl

Aussersihl

Zurich, Switzerland

Address: Langstrasse Zürich Tel: +41 44 215 4000  ...

Dodger Stadium

Dodger Stadium

Los Angeles, United States

The third oldest ballpark in the United States, Dodger Stadium has been home to the Los Angeles Dodgers Major League Baseball since 1962.  A great place to watch a professional baseball game, Dodger Stadium has also had many of the world’s top music artists perform there including: Madonna, Kiss, The Rolling Stones, the Beatles, the Bee Gees, Elton John, Michael Jackson and U2.   Addr...

What to do with Children in Tow

What to do with Children in Tow

Rome, Italy

Kids can visit the following places when in Rome: Time Elevator: A ride in this time machine will enable you to see, hear and experience great moments in the 3000 years of Roman History. It is a one-hour high-tech virtual show through which you can explore Rome from the ancient times, through the Renaissance period, till the modern times. The show ends in an aerial flight over Rome. This sens...