Africa & Middle East

Africa & Middle East

Scenic Eclipse

Scenic Eclipse to Visit Saudi Waters

Scenic Group has announced that its Scenic Eclipse will embark on a series of itineraries in the Red Sea for the first time in 2021.
Deep Dive Dubai

World’s Deepest Swimming Pool Opens in Dubai

Deep Dive Dubai, the world’s deepest swimming pool for diving, has opened in Dubai’s Nad Al Sheba district.

3 Egypt Vacations with Central Holidays

Central Holidays is unveiling three special promotions with savings of up to $150 pp on the brand’s most popular Egypt vacation packages.

The Ultimate Kid-Friendly Safari

My family and I visited Sabi Sabi Bush Lodge in South Africa in April and were amazed to find that it was the perfect combination of family fun and safari adventure.

Wellness-Inspired Stays

After a year or lockdown and the COVID-19 pandemic, travelers are ready to incorporate wellness to their upcoming getaways.

Four Seasons The Westcliff: A Classic Stay in Johannesburg

Johannesburg, often the first stop on a South African itinerary, is home to the timeless Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg.
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4 New Hotel Openings

From Orlando to the Seychelles, to Pittsburg and New York's Hudson Valley, these four new hotels offer guests wellness experiences and culinary delights.
turkish airlines

Turkish Airlines Increases Miami Frequencies

Turkish Airlines has increased frequencies between Istanbul and Miami to 10 times per week up from seven weekly flights.

Atlas Ocean Voyages’ Summer 2021 Itineraries

Atlas Ocean Voyages announced new summer 2021 itineraries for its first, newly constructed expedition ship, World Navigator.

American Airlines Adds Flights to Israel from Miami

American Airlines is flying three times daily to Israel and also plans to fly three times daily from Dallas Ft. Worth in September.

MSC Cruises Unveils MSC World Europa

MSC Cruises has opened sales for the new MSC World Europa, the first MSC World Class ship, sailing to Dubai in December 2022.

Tauck Resumes Operations

Tauck is resuming its operations in Europe and Africa. The company plans to reopen in stages, beginning with selected departures in June and July.

Avanti Destinations’ New Go365 Campaign is Released

Avanti Destinations launched its new 2021 “Go365” campaign with suggestions for customizable vacations in the fall, winter and early spring in 29 countries.

Israel Opens to Tourists from 14 Destinations

Israel is set to open its borders to vaccinated or recovered tourists from 14 destinations, while Delta and United airlines add flights.

Israel to Welcome Vaccinated Guests Starting in May

The Israel Ministry of Tourism, and the Ministry of Health announced that on May 23 the country will begin welcoming vaccinated international travelers.
Kempinski Fit Room

Meet the New Kempinski Fit Room

Kempinski Hotels is now offering a new room category—Kempinski Fit Room—in Berlin, Munch, Dubai, and Shanghai.
The Royal Portfolio

The Royal Portfolio Welcomes Guests in South Africa

The Royal Portfolio is welcoming guests as South Africa is welcoming travelers from the  U.S. once again.
Dan Hotels

Dan Hotels Reopening After Vaccine Push

Dan Hotels has announced the reopening of its flagship King David Hotel in Jerusalem as tourism reawakens in Israel following a vaccination push.
st. regis almasa

The St. Regis Almasa Opens in Egypt

The St. Regis Almasa is opening in the New Administrative Capital of Egypt, which is slated to be the new face of Cairo and the financial hub of Egypt.

Royal Caribbean International Begins Sailing from Israel

Royal Caribbean International begins sailing from Israel for in May, offering trips visiting the Greek Isles and Cyprus.