Travel &Tourism

Why celebrate for just one night when Orlando, Halloween Vacation CapitalSM, offers a lineup of the nation’s top Halloween events spanning an entire 78 days? Starting as early as Aug. 17 and running through Nov. 3, there’s something for everyone, from mild and family-friendly to wild and terrifying. This year’s lineup includes a host of all-hallows events and attractions; themed hotel packages; and the return of the largest horror convention in the nation.

In line with its annual theme ‘Culinary Germany’, the German National Tourist Office (GNTO), together with its partners Emirates Airline, München Tourismus and Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay, hosted a culinary press briefing at the Steigenberger Brothaus Bakery – Bistro in Dubai, to bring some of German cuisine’s delicious flavors to Dubai and inspire the guests to visit Germany.

Google announced today the launch of Street View Special Collection in Lebanon, a feature on Google Maps that lets users explore places around the world like landmarks, natural wonders, as well as culturally and historically significant sites. The imagery is now available on Google Maps for more than one billion users around the world, and can be viewed on g.co/LebanonHighlights.

The Maldives warmly welcomes the 1 Millionth Visitor of 2018. At a media event held at Velana International Airport this morning, the 1 Millionth Visitor Mr. Koralp Guner, arrived on Turkish Airlines Flight Number TK730 with his wife for their honeymoon was welcomed by Officials of Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC), together with the Ministry of Tourism and representatives of the Maldives Tourism industry.

In 2017, the Chiayi Forest District Office under the Forestry Bureau declared that the Alishan National Forest Recreation Area had opened its first ever prayer rooms for its Muslim visitors. 2500 meters above sea level, Taiwan makes this scenic tourist spot more accommodating for the increasing number of Muslim visitors from all over the globe.