Saudi’s Diriyah development authority kicks off phase one of its masterplan; Basil MK Al-Ghalayani; Zawya

Project will include about 86 different sports, entertainment, dining and cultural sites…

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DGDA begins works on heritage focused $20bn Diriyah Gate project; Jason Saudalkar; Middle East Constructon News

Project is said to be inspired by the Unesco World Heritage site At-Turaif, which is said to be the birthplace of Saudi Arabia…

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Saudi Arabia breaks ground for $20bln Diriyah Gate project; Madhura Deulgaonkar; Zawya

The cultural and heritage development is located in Riyadh…

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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.

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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…

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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…

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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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Cultural shows, heritage markets to enhance Atturaif’s attraction; Rodolfo C Estimo Jr; Arab News

The High Commission for the Development of Arriyadh (HCDA) has emphasized the importance of the Atturaif Quarter which was declared a UNESCO Heritage Site in 2010.“The Atturaif Quarter in Diriyah is…

Source: Cultural shows, heritage markets to enhance Atturaif’s attraction