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Saudi Gazette, Thursday, July 19, 2018


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By Mariam Nihal

Saudi Gazette


oubleTree by Hilton

at Business Bay is

inarguably one of

the best places to

stay in Business

Bay. Not to be mistaken for a

boring business hotel, Double-

Tree offers great value for money

and the new contemporary hotel

is designed as a luxury space for

comfort and leisure.

The friendly staff pays close

attention to details and is ever

ready to hand out delicious warm

cookies- a Doubletree specialty

throughout your stay. A popular

choice for Arabs traveling with

friends and families, the hotel’s

modern architecture is signifi-

cantly influenced by oud and

wood. DoubleTree by Hilton at

Business Bay is also home to

exciting dining venues and offers

complimentary shuttle service to

Dubai’s top attractions, includ-

ing Burj Khalifa, The Dubai

Mall, the downtown Boulevard

and Dubai Opera, which are just

ten minutes away. With lush

interiors, spacious deluxe and

premium rooms inclusive of a

large walk-in shower in every

bathroom- the property prides

itself in being brand new with the

latest tech amenities and offers

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DoubleTree by Hilton at Business Bay

great views of the city including

the world’s tallest building- Burj

Khalifa. It is possible to see the

entirety of the city in a certain

direction through the see-through

floor-to-ceiling windows; a view

that must be enjoyed during sun-

rise and sunset. 

Many rooms provide a mini

kitchenette with microwaves,

kettles and an extensive menu for

in room dining services for com-

fort and convenience. The hotel’s

restaurants and lounges offer

multiple delicacies in sizeable

portions, which are guaranteed to

satisfy you even after a long day.

Indulge in a variety of whole-

some and delicious meals at My

Square, an all-day dining restau-

rant. The breakfast is exceptional

and a family favorite- wherein

you’ll find dozens of delightful,

handmade, fresh treats such as

melt-in-your-mouth flakey crois-

sants, custom made omelets, Ara-

bic and Mediterranean cuisine,

including a plethora of freshly

baked bread and pastries, warm

cinnamon rolls and much more. 

Enjoy live performances with

scrumptious pizza at Pizza Ex-

press. Starbucks coffee is avail-

able 24/7 at their 24-hour lobby

lounge. You can visit the Bay

Club for sun loungers and drinks

with shisha.

The greatest thing about the

hotel was the element of surprise.

You walk in with the experience

and preconceived notions about

hotels specifically in Business

Bay, but they know better and

are bound to surprise you, even if

it is with a kind gesture, but one

that you will remember.

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September 2018


Bay Square 5,

Business Bay, Dubai



By Shahd Alhamdan 

Saudi Gazette


LANNING your summer vacation? Are you looking for

a city where you can shop until you drop, visit free muse-

ums and interact with nature? Then Kuala Lumpur would

be a smart place to travel to during this season.

There are several direct flights from Jeddah and Ri-

yadh to the capital of Malaysia during the week on both Malaysia

Airlines and Saudi Airlines.

Saudi Gazette recommends five must-visit historical and cul-

tural places in Kuala Lumpur.

The Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Visitors will see models of the famous mosques in the world with

a short description about the architecture of these buildings. Infor-

mation about the history of Islam in Malaysia is also presented in

the museum. What make this most popular attraction special for its

visitor is that there are some entertaining activities during the week-

end or mid of the week including, children’s library, storytelling,

and arts-and-craft lessons.  The museum location is also strategic

since it is in the heart of the city and five minutes walking from

Royal Malaysia Police Museum that provide you with the history

of the police in Malaysia and it is free entry.

Beryl’s Chocolate Kingdom

It is a place where tourists learn how chocolate and coffee came to

Malaysia and where both are currently produced. Local chocolate

and coffee with different and weird flavors are available in this

place and offers a on these products are also there for the place’s

visitors. People can get chocolates as souvenirs.

The Royal Museum

It is also named Istana Negara, which was the resident of the King

and in 2013 it was open to the public as a museum. It is not allowed

to take pictures inside the building. The Palace is so nicely built on

a very large piece of land maybe several acres.

Kuala Lumpur Birds Park

The entry fee of the place for adults

is around 63 Ram. The visitors will

enjoy watching unique kinds of birds

in the gardens of the park staying near

them. It is said that this park houses

more than 3,000 birds representing

more than 200 species in an enclosed

aviary. Visitors can have ice cream or

soft drink during their trip in the park

and earn a special experience and en-

joy the nature.

Illusion 3D Art Museum

For art lovers, visiting this museum should be a must. The art

pieces are very creative and you will be excited to take photos as

memories in this place where you feel as if the paintings are real.

Some visitors of the place mentioned that they think that the num-

bers of paintings are few, yet they enjoyed the experience and they

liked their pictures and videos at the end of the journey.  The ticket

price is included with the Augmented Reality experience.

5 places to visit in Kuala Lumpur