Published on : Thursday, June 15, 2017
These top five destinations were based on data gathered from travellers who had booked their hotels as early as April this year to get the best deals during the upcoming Eid holidays.
Amer AlHalabi, general manager of HotelsCombined, said: “These destinations offer five-star resorts, secluded villas, boutique resort type, five-star hotels and even budget accommodations catering to a mix of travellers from the UAE, especially families who are travelling. To enhance the appeal of this large travel segment, the accommodation also includes a variety of additional options and packages such as complimentary kid’s meals, extra beds, activities and group transfers.”
Bali is one of the most popular travel destinations of the UAE residents seeking the perfect destination for their Eid celebrations. From the white sandy coasts in the island’s South such as the spectacular beaches of Kuta to Bali’s most visited mountain, Gunung Batur, along with a range of temples, palaces and botanical gardens, the natural beauty and culture of the country is always on display. Bali attracts all kinds of travelers from the budget traveler to the wealthy ones.
The UAE residents travel to Europe to enjoy the cooler climate, visit scenic sightseeing spots and discover new places. From Paris to Prague, Rome’s awe-inspiring Trevi Fountain to Monet’s famous Florence Cathedral, shopping in Milan, visiting Moscow’s Red Square and going on Madrid’s food tours, there is so much to explore when it comes to the beauty of the continent.
Turkey is where East meets West in a flurry of spices, minarets and museums. Turkey’s largest city Istanbul is a huge favorite among Gulf travelers. It boasts modern transportation networks, delicious cuisine, rich culture and world-famous sites such as the Topkapi Palace and The Blue Mosque.
The UK, made up of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, boasts of several destinations, each with something unique to offer. England – birthplace of Shakespeare and The Beatles – is home to the capital, London, a globally influential centre of finance and culture. England is also site of the Neolithic Stonehenge, Bath’s Roman spa and centuries-old universities at Oxford and Cambridge. Edinburgh in Scotland is the second-most popular spot in the UK.
Alaska, Boston, California, New York, Miami and the other 45 states have an amazing variety of attractions to offer. Be it the Golden Gate Bridge, the Lincoln Memorial, Grand Canyon, Hollywood Boulevard, or even Central Park, the US does not disappoint any traveler.