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Whooshing experience in Abu Dhabi

Roaring engines, cheering audiences and international racing heroes. A Formula 1 race is one of the most exciting events to include in a MICE itinerary or business trip. Especially during a visit of one of the most impressive racing circuits of the world, a Formula 1 experience is an experience of a lifetime. And that is exactly what event organizers and MICE pros aim for: making impressions that will last forever. So why not consider the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016?


A whooshing experience
Abu Dhabi is located in the Arabian Peninsula, is known for its pristine beaches, breath-taking sand dunes, natural oasis, turquoise corniche, sprawling gardens and the imposing Hajar Mountains close by. It offers high service hotels, good meeting facilities and a remarkable environment for any business or incentive trip. A perfect MICE destination.

One of the biggest events is about to start in Abu Dhabi: from November 25th to 27th it will be the decor for the Formula 1 Finale at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016. Think of whooshing F1 cars, uninterrupted views of the Yas Marina Circuit and live performing artists like Rihanna.


Grand Prix group trips
Our partner and Abu Dhabi expert Incentives Connections is on full speed and busy preparing for this big event. To let MICE guests from all over de world experience this happening in real life, they prepared a special Grand Prix 2016 package for groups from 20 persons and more:

  • Stay: 3 nights
  • Hotel: Deluxe City Hotel**** in Dubai (incl. breakfast buffet)
  • Excitement:  2 days grandstand pass Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016 (Nov. 26th and 27th)
  • Transfers: “Hotel – Yas Marina Circuit” by private luxury AC coach (English guide) and “Airport – Hotel” by luxury AC coach (Incentive Connections assistance)
  • Extra’s: Water bottles on coach and free wifi in the hotel rooms.


For more information about the MICE possibilities in Abu Dhabi, please contact our partner Incentive Connections.

20,000 extra hotel rooms for Dubai

Destination of leading sports, business and events. Dubai. Thanks to its strategic location between East and West, Dubai can be reached in only four to eight hours by plane, from everywhere around the world. No wonder that they call themselves: the events capital of the Middle East.

Hyatt Regency Dubai

20,000 hotel rooms
Did you know that Dubai has the biggest airline in the world? It does. Besides air plane seats the city also counts a lot of accommodations. For every budget. To host even more events and let people experience Dubai in a relaxing way, the Dubai Corporation for Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) aims to add 20,000 more hotel rooms in 2016. One of the ways to do so, is the contribution of Hyatt Hotel Corporation with their fifth and brand new hotel: Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights.

Hyatt Regency Dubai

Around the corner
The hotel is conveniently located just 7 kilometres from the Dubai International Airport. On top of that the Dubai International Financial Centre, Wafi City, The Dubai Mall, Mall of the Emirates, the Creek Park and the cultural heritage districts are just ‘around the corner’.

Hyatt Regency Dubai

Rooms with a view
The hotel features 464 generously sized guest rooms, including 76 luxurious suites and two signature Royal Suites encompassing two entire floors. All rooms with a view. This new Hyatt family member offers a “hotel within a hotel” concept. Meaning, guests have access to private space and can enjoy complimentary breakfast and cocktails. Dining and entertainment are key experiences during a stay at this new Dubai hotspot.

Hyatt Regency Dubai

MICE and relax
Every year Dubai welcomes more MICE and business travellers. They are all looking for flexible meeting venues and comfortable accommodations to stay. Therefore the 3200 square meters of flexible meeting and event facilities of the new Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights are designed to meet their high expectations. After a busy business day of meeting, walking and talking spa facilities are a welcome way to over think the day and get new energy: the NYSA Spa. Think of a water temple, a traditional hammam, male and female gyms and workout studios, an outdoor pool, eight spa treatment rooms, and a business-oriented express spa menu.

Hyatt Regency Dubai

Combining business and family time? The new hotel also has a Kid’s Club available on-site.

For more information on the MICE facilities of the new Hyatt Regency hotel or Dubai in general, please contact our partner Incentive Connections.

Incentive Connections breaks world record

Hosting 1200 people for a team building event and breaking a Guinness Book World Record at the same time.  Quite a challenge, don’t you think? Incentive Connections has managed to achieve both goals by organizing the largest team building event ever held at one single venue.

720 people from McDonalds Group competed in one big water balloon toss game, simultaneously. This unique happening resulted in a record breaking get-together and lots of fun. The event took place at the beautiful environment of Atlantis the Palm, in Dubai and ended up as a glorious moment for both the McDonald’s Group and Incentive Connections.


“by courtesy of Iuliana-Odile Kelemen”

Expected Sales run Dubai 14/18 April 2014

Our agent Mr. Porus Guzdur, is joining travelmediate for a sales run! If you are interested in the destinations Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Oman It will be a good idea to get yourself informed about their upcoming events. Did you know that Dubai won the bid for World Expo in 2020.

Plan your meeting from April 14th / 18th 2014. Please sign up to get a meeting organized now.


Dubai – the City of Gold

Where tradition meets innovation and luxury gets a complete new meaning!

Dubai is superlative in every sense – it boasts of the tallest, the largest, the biggest and the most luxurious! To elaborate – the tallest building in the world; the largest man-made ocean, the biggest mall in the world, the most luxurious renowned and elite Burj Al Arab…to name some.

Dubai is geographically located at the cross road between the East and West making it globally accessible. It boasts of highly developed and sophisticated infrastructure, with one of the finest airports, state-of-the-art communication services and an extensive well-developed transportation system. The emirate offers a crime-free environment.

Guests have a variety of luxury modern hotels to choose from – on the beach, in the city, in the mountains or on man-made islands. The presence of all the international luxury hotel chains and impeccable standards of comfort, hospitality and convenience provide the guests luxury at its epitome. Hotels here offer exceptional conference and meeting facilities. Gastronomic delights from across the globe can be savoured at its many restaurants, from roadside cafes to signature restaurants of world-renowned chefs.

Dubai’s pristine beaches, dazzling creek and varied landscape make way for a wide variety of activities to indulge in. The choice of activities includes desert safaris, dune bashing, powerboat racing, sand-skiing, helicopter rides, boat and dhow tours, golf at manicured golf courses, bird watching, indoor skiing and a range of marine sports like sailing, fishing, wind-surfing, water-skiing, scuba diving and snorkelling. In addition, a glimpse of the rich cultural heritage is reflected in the traditional sports such as falconry, camel- racing and horse racing.

Dubai is a shopper’s paradise. From traditional souks to myriad malls, from handicrafts to international brands, shopping options are inexhaustible.











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Abu Dhabi


Abu Dhabi – home to the Capital City, the Oasis City and more.

Abu Dhabi is fast claiming its rightful position as a leading tourism destination, not only within the Arabian Peninsula, but the world. Abu Dhabi’s topography has it all, pristine beaches;breath-taking sand dunes, natural oasis, turquoise corniche, sprawling gardens and the imposing Hajar Mountains close by. Abu Dhabi also has dozens of islands, mostly small and uninhabited, some of which have been designated as sanctuaries for wildlife.

In addition to its natural abundance, Abu Dhabi boasts of the entire 21st Century infrastructure and amenities that make it a destination to reckon with.

Abu Dhabi is the largest of the seven emirates that constitute the UAE. Abu Dhabi is home to UAE’s capital – Abu Dhabi City. Many of Abu Dhabi’s islands are fast gaining tourism prominence, like the new destinations of Saadiyat and Yas Islands. The Sir BaniYas Island deserves a distinct mention. This island is rich in history and contains a Christian monastery dating from the late pre-Islamic period, and archaeological sites from the Late Stone Age. Under the guidance from the former UAE President HH Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the island has become instrumental in enriching the country’s flora and fauna.

Abu Dhabi is also home to the UAE’s ‘Oasis City’ – Al Ain, which lies at the feet of the Emirate’s tallest peak – JabelHafeet. Tourists can pay a visit to the oasis city of Al Ain and enjoy a sightseeing tour to archaeological and leisure sites.

Abu Dhabi is endowed with an extensive coastline, clean sandy beaches and varied landscape making way for a wide variety of activities to indulge in. The choice of activities includes, but is not limited to – desert safaris, dune bashing, wadi driving, powerboat racing, sand-skiing, helicopter, boat and dhow tours, golf at manicured golf courses, archaeology, bird watching, indoor skiing and a range of marine sports like sailing, fishing, wind-surfing, water-skiing, scuba diving and snorkelling. In addition, a glimpse of the rich cultural heritage is reflected in the traditional sports such as falconry, camel- racing and horse racing.

Shopping options here are limitless, from traditional handicrafts, handmade by local Bedouins to the high street fashion brands, often at bargain prices.






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