Dubai’s conglomerate Dubai World has sold and Emirati state Fund Investment Corp of Dubai (ICD) has acquired Dubai’s iconic Atlantis the Palm. located on the Crescent of alluvial miracle of the Palm Jumeirah.
The amount of the transaction that was saved for the asset the Dubai conglomerate Dubai World, were not disclosed.
Since 2008 the hotel was owned by a subsidiary of the conglomerate Dubai’s – Istithmar World and Kerzner International company. With the latter he came under the full control of in 2012. It should be noted that the ICD is owned by Emirates airline, one of the main developers Emaar Properties and Emirates NBD Bank. “Our acquisition of The Atlantis The Palm hotel. one of the main tourist attractions of Dubai, fits into our strategy to support long-term development and sustainable growth of Dubai,” said Khalifa al Dabous, Deputy Chairman of the ICD.
A five-star resort Atlantis The Palm is situated on its own 800-metre beach island palm Jumeirah in Dubai. From its Windows offer stunning views of the Arabian Gulf. It features an underwater aquarium, Dolphin swim, as well as a large aquapark. Continue reading
The legendary building, in the shape of a sailing ship, for a long time had the title of highest hotel in the world and one of the most photographed structures. Now, however, the Burj Al Arab is still kind of a highlight of Dubai and its symbol, and the rich and famous people from around the world come to visit this stunning hotel. Thus any tourist can take a tour to Burj Al Arab, but access to all amenities and facilities receive only guests here — only they will be able to fully understand how unique it may be just an ordinary vacation.
All in the Burj Al Arab hotel features traditional luxury of the East, and related services are intended for comfortable rest of wealthy and successful people. For example, on site guests can rent luxury cars, including a real rolls Royce with a personal driver. Only Burj Al Arab has 202 duplex suites, pertaining exclusively to the category “Suite”, and completely relevant to the title — for example, check-in and check directly in the room, and each floor has a private reception and knowledgeable, attentive service. Continue reading
In England the ghosts are especially cherished, they are proud of and considered a national treasure. Only in England can be found road signs “Beware of ghosts!”. More than half of the population believe in their existence, and one in seven claims to have seen a Ghost personally. Ghosts is part of the culture of this amazing country, whose inhabitants are very careful in their traditions and culture.
Only in England there are such unusual institutions as “Ghostbusters” or “the Club of experts of ghosts”, as well as a Spiritual society with its own traditions, which at different times were such famous people like Conan Doyle and Stanley Baldwin, who became vposledstvii Prime Minister. On Halloween in England is an international gathering of Ghost hunters, and in may at the Abbey Bish (County Buckinghamshire) is a festival of ghosts. Continue reading