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Gold medal for Abu Dhabi tourism

13 July 2017
Gold medal for Abu Dhabi tourism

A leading UK travel company has heralded Abu Dhabi as one of its most popular destinations this summer.

It follows a surge in demand from British holidaymakers visiting the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Gold Medal, has reported a remarkable 294 per cent rise on the previous year in pre-2017 summer holiday bookings from the UK to the UAE capital.

James Harrison, Etihad Airways General Manager UK, said: “We are very pleased that Abu Dhabi is proving so popular with British travellers. The tourist appeal of the city goes from strength to strength, as this strong data shows, and increasing numbers of visitors are being drawn by its appeal as a year-round holiday destination.”