qasr


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An Arabic palace, castle, or mansion.
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In joining the Madinat Jumeirah team, one of her goals is to enhance the positioning of Jumeirah Al Qasr as the hotel with the finest service and Jumeirah Dar Al Masyaf as the most preferred collection of summer houses in the region.
I am ecstatic that my work is recognized and celebrated, and I would like to express my gratitude to Bab Al Qasr Hotel for all its support.
A group of 11 princes staged a sit-in at the historic Qasr Al-Hokm palace on Thursday.
As the released animals ran away to the desert behind the Qasr Al Sarab Resort by Anantara, the officials said the initiative will support the sustainable tourism in the emirate.
The contract awarded to Zublin is the final in a series of deals awarded for the Qasr Al Hosn refurbishment programme, and brings DCT's total investment in the project to $190.
Bab Al Qasr Hotel's director of protocol, Murshed Al Shamsi said: "Summer is the perfect season for family and friends to come together and enjoy the great outdoors.
QASR will provide researchers with financial support to help them conduct research papers in a spirit of cooperation, especially between Jordanian and Palestinian researchers, Tarawneh said in the statement.
Gulftainer's Iraq Project Terminal (IPT) facility opened for business in August 2010 at Umm Qasr South Port, and has rapidly grown since inception.
The exhibition area is projected entirely on glass in order to allow visitors to experience the essence of the fort through the glass while also reading about the President," said Ricardo Benn, project manager at Qasr Al Muwaiji.
Organised by Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority, the secodn edition of Qasr Al Hosn Festival is held at the Fort's ground and is built around over 17,000 square metres.
Sheikh Sultan bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan, chairman of Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority, said: "With Qasr Al Hosn Festival, we are not just celebrating monuments; we are celebrating the people that have carried the story of a nation from generation to generation.
BEIRUT: Abu Dhabi will open its oldest standing structure in February to visitors for a tour, a rarity since preservation efforts began on Qasr al-Hosn, a 250-year-old fortress.