BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia To Inaugurate Diriyah Gate: A New Cultural, Lifestyle Tourism Destination

RIYADH/SAUDI ARABIA  - The restoration and re-imagining of Diriyah, a sweeping 18th century adobe city that once served as the capital and stronghold of the first Saudi state, will be officially inaugurated on November 19. This cornerstone-laying event comes as the Kingdom continues its pioneering plans to welcome visitors from near and far, and underlines … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia To Inaugurate Diriyah Gate: A New Cultural, Lifestyle Tourism Destination

TRAVEL | All-Female Saudi Tourist Group Explores Wonders Of Tabuk

JEDDAH/SAUDI ARABIA: More than 20 female tourists from various parts of Saudi Arabia visited NEOM over the weekend. The visit kicked off from Tabuk and throughout the tour, the tourists were informed of the NEOM’s natural and historical landmarks. The 19-hour tour saw them pass through the al-Bade province, Maghayer Shoaib, Magna, Ain Moussa and … Continue reading TRAVEL | All-Female Saudi Tourist Group Explores Wonders Of Tabuk

KSA | Saudi Arabia Allows Foreign Men And Women To Share Hotel Rooms

RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA –Saudi Arabia is allowing foreign men and women to rent hotel rooms together without proving they are related, after the conservation Muslim kingdom launched a new tourist visa regime to attract holidaymakers. Women, including Saudis, are also permitted to rent hotel rooms by themselves, in a break with previous regulations. The moves … Continue reading KSA | Saudi Arabia Allows Foreign Men And Women To Share Hotel Rooms

KSA | Saudi Arabia Implements Public Decency Code As It Opens To Tourists

RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, September 28, 2019 – Saudi Arabia said on Saturday it would issue fines for 19 offence related to public decency, such as immodest dress and public displays of affection, as the Muslim kingdom opens up to foreign tourists. The Interior decision accompanies the launch of a visa regime allowing holidaymakers from 49 … Continue reading KSA | Saudi Arabia Implements Public Decency Code As It Opens To Tourists

ART & CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT | Saudi Arabia’s “Winter at Tantora” Festival To Launch Its 2nd Edition in December 19, 2019

AL-ULA, SAUDI ARABIA, September 25, 2019 – “Winter at Tantora 2019” International Festival will be launched in its 2nd version after its first successful debut in 2018, it was reported today. The festival will celebrate the arts, culture, heritage and history in the historic area of Al-Ula, as its events will start as of 19 … Continue reading ART & CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT | Saudi Arabia’s “Winter at Tantora” Festival To Launch Its 2nd Edition in December 19, 2019

SAUDI ARABIA | Chasing $20M in horse racing’s battle of riches

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA - - When Diomed piped Boudrow to victory in the original Derby in 1780, owner Sir Charles Bunbury pocketed a little over £1,000. Britain’s richest race offers more than $1 million to the winner these days, but even that bumper pot is dwarfed by some of the riches on offer around the … Continue reading SAUDI ARABIA | Chasing $20M in horse racing’s battle of riches

KSA | Saudi Arabia to Host Dakar Rally on January 5

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA, September 9, 2019 – Saudi Arabia is set to host Dakar Rally 2020 on January 5, marking the first time the history race is held in Asia. Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal, Chariman of the General Sports Authority, said: “Hosting the world’s toughest race for many years, the Dakar Rally, is a … Continue reading KSA | Saudi Arabia to Host Dakar Rally on January 5