Tag: SA – At-Turaif District in ad-Dir’iyah

Saudi Arabia plans new hotel development near Diriyah World Heritage site; Josh Niland; Archinect

Photo: Ameen Qaisra

Source: Saudi Arabia plans new hotel development near Diriyah World Heritage site

Marriott to open two hotels in Saudi Arabia’s historic Diriyah district; Selina Denman; The National

Photo: Meshari Almuhanna

Marriott to open two hotels in Saudi Arabia’s historic Diriyah district…

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Historical Diriyah Celebrates World Heritage Day as the Biggest Project Inaugurated by Saudi King; Ajel

Saudi Arabia on Sunday celebrates the World Heritage Day that is annually marked on April 18. Diriyah Gate Development Authority (DGDA) is racing against time to finish various projects aimed at developing and rehabilitating heritage sites in Diriyah, whose inauguration ceremonies were attended by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud in November, 2019 in the presence of His Royal Highness Prince Mohammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense and Chairman of the Board of DGDA.

Source: Historical Diriyah Celebrates World Heritage Day as the Biggest Project Inaugurated by Saudi King

Saudi to inaugurate Diriyah Gate, a new tourism hotspot; Gulf Today

The restoration and reimagining of Diriyah, a sweeping 18th century adobe city that once served as the capital and stronghold of the first Saudi State, will be officially inaugurated at a special Nov.19 gathering.

Source: Saudi to inaugurate Diriyah Gate, a new tourism hotspot

An ultimate guide to Ad Diriyah: Saudi’s first ‘giga project’ and the home of At-Turaif; Ashleigh Stewart; The National

‘To Saudi Arabia, Diriyah is what the Acropolis is to Athens, what the Colosseum is to Rome’…

Source: An ultimate guide to Ad Diriyah: Saudi’s first ‘giga project’ and the home of At-Turaif

The wonder that is Salwa Palace, the original home of the Al-Saud; Lojien Ben Gassem & Noor Nugali; Arab News

As the world marks International Museum Day on Saturday, Saudi Arabia is getting one of its national treasures in Ad Diriyah ready for opening to the public at the beginning of 2020. Arab…

Source: The wonder that is Salwa Palace, the original home of the Al-Saud

Inside Saudi Arabia’s Unesco-listed At-Turaif; Adam Workman; The National

At-Turaif offers travellers a rare chance to experience a world that was once well out of reach…

Source: Inside Saudi Arabia’s Unesco-listed At-Turaif

Al-Turaif: How Saudi Arabia is bolstering future tourism by reviving; Rawan Radwan; Arab News

In an increasingly accessible country with no shortage of cultural hidden gems, Saudi Arabia is in a unique position to develop and showcase its most fascinating heritage sites, from the…

Source: Al-Turaif: How Saudi Arabia is bolstering future tourism by reviving

Boris Johnson tweets about ‘historical wonders of Dir’iyah’ in Saudi Arabia; Al Arabiya

Saudi Arabia – At-Turaif District in ad-Dir’iyah

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson tweeted a photo of a historic site in Saudi Arabia…

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