On Sunday, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman launched mega tourism projects in the ancient desert…
Source: Uncovering ancient kingdoms, Saudi Arabia develops modern sites in al-Ula
Saudi Arabia has launched the Sharaan project to turn the historic region of Al-Ula into a cultural tourism destination.
Source: Saudi Arabia: Sharaan Al-Ula cultural destination project | blooloop
AL ULA, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) – In a remote northern corner of Saudi Arabia sit the relics of an ancient civilization, which the kingdom hopes to turn into a global tourism destination as it tries to open up to the world and diversify its economy away from oil. Backed by billions of dollars in state-led … Continued
Source: ‘Haunted’ Saudi antiquities site tries to woo visitors – Egypt Independent
This year’s theme overall is Al Obour, or “crossing” – such as the new crossing into the old, the exterior crossing into the inside and, crucially, different generations crossing paths.
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Mada’in Saleh in Saudi’s Al-Ula province is an archeological site featuring carvings by the Nabataean civilisation…
Source: Pics: Sheikh Mohammed tours historic site in Saudi – Gulf Business
The rocky mountains of Jubbah city in Saudi Arabia are repositories of the lifestyle, the…
Source: Tales as old as time: Get to know Saudi Arabia’s Thamudic petroglyphs