Rural Farms Provide Attractive Environment, Retreat for Madinah Visitors, Residents


Madinah: Madinah Region boasts numerous rural farms that serve as natural retreats and attractive destinations for many visitors and residents. These farms are prepared to welcome visitors, individuals and groups, offering guidance programs, entertainment, and various food selling points.

The rural farms offer their visitors a variety of activities and programs, including introductions to farming methods and how to care for crops, daily activities carried out by the farm owners, displays of different types of dates and other agricultural products, ancient industries, and handicrafts. Also, visitors can directly buy dates through farm stores and participate in agricultural celebrations and festivals.

SPA captured miscellaneous scenes of visitors coinciding with the beginning of the date harvest on these farms. Visitors enjoyed the seating areas within these farms, which are characterized by moderate weather, as well as the recreational areas designated for families and children. The farms also have restauran
ts and cafes offering different types of dishes to meet the aspirations of all visitors and residents of the region.

Source: Saudi Press Agency

President of the Arab Tourism Organization Meets French Consul General in Saudi Arabia


Jeddah: President of the Arab Tourism Organization, Dr. Bandar bin Fahd Al-Fuhaid, met today with the French Consul General in Saudi Arabia, Mohammed Nehad.

During the meeting, the two sides reached an agreement to collaborate on quality programs for tourism facilities and establish a plan and strategy for organizing a joint investment conference between the Arab and French sides every two years.

Dr. Al-Fuhaid emphasized during the meeting that the Arab Tourism Organization seeks to develop international cooperation with leading countries in the tourism industry. He noted that the organization aims to develop and explore joint cooperation with France in several areas, including training and qualification, investments, quality programs, and exchanging experiences in tourism security.

Source: Saudi Press Agency

Haql Beaches … Attractive Tourist Destination for Marine Life Lovers


Haql: As summer season starts, the beaches of Haql Governorate are also beginning to witness crowds of vacationers and visitors from inside and outside the region, thanks to their attractive natural features that appeal to lovers of swimming, fishing, and recreation.

The governorate is distinguished by its beautiful beaches, pristine coasts, and captivating views of the Gulf of Aqaba, which extends 180 km along the coast, as it combines the beauty of nature and magic of the sea, in addition to its pure waters, diverse soft sands, and picturesque nature, attracting a large number of visitors and tourists from various regions.

Haql Governorate has unique beaches that provide a quiet and comfortable atmosphere for swimming and recreation, exploring amazing marine life, watching colourful coral reefs and marine creatures, and practising various recreational activities that add a touch of fun and excitement for visitors. Among the distinctive beach destinations are Umm Anam Beach, Al-Wasl Island Beach, Al-Wasl B
each, Al-Qafif Beach, and Al-Nakheel Park Beach.

Source: Saudi Press Agency

Jeddah Season 2024 Announces Launch of Events at Waterfront Next Thursday


Jeddah: The management of Jeddah Season 2024 has announced the launch of this season’s events under the theme “Once Again” next Thursday, during an opening ceremony that will take place at 9:30 p.m. in the Jeddah Art Promenade area located within the Jeddah Waterfront.

Jeddah Season 2024 features a variety of experiences suitable for all tastes and age groups, including families, children, and young people. It aims to ensure joy and happiness for visitors from within the Kingdom and tourists coming from abroad.

The season’s management has invited residents, visitors, and tourists to participate in the opening ceremony, which includes several accompanying events and activities such as drone shows, fireworks, visual displays, and roaming performances.

To enhance Jeddah Season 2024, several entertainment, tourist, and cultural activities will be held in several special areas of the season, including the City Walk area, which offers a diverse mix of interactive experiences, physical and skill games, along with
Arabic theater plays, musical concerts, restaurants, cafes, and shopping stores.

Source: Saudi Press Agency

Jeddah Season 2024 Announces Launch of Events at Waterfront Next Thursday


Jeddah: The management of Jeddah Season 2024 has announced the launch of this season’s events under the theme “Once Again” next Thursday, during an opening ceremony that will take place at 9:30 p.m. in the Jeddah Art Promenade area located within the Jeddah Waterfront.

Jeddah Season 2024 features a variety of experiences suitable for all tastes and age groups, including families, children, and young people. It aims to ensure joy and happiness for visitors from within the Kingdom and tourists coming from abroad.

The season’s management has invited residents, visitors, and tourists to participate in the opening ceremony, which includes several accompanying events and activities such as drone shows, fireworks, visual displays, and roaming performances.

To enhance Jeddah Season 2024, several entertainment, tourist, and cultural activities will be held in several special areas of the season, including the City Walk area, which offers a diverse mix of interactive experiences, physical and skill games, along with
Arabic theater plays, musical concerts, restaurants, cafes, and shopping stores.

Source: Saudi Press Agency

General Entertainment Authority Announces Eid Al-Fitr 2024 Events


Riyadh: The General Entertainment Authority (GEA) has issued the Eid Al-Fitr Events 2024 Booklet, featuring a wide range of activities such as fireworks displays, music concerts, theatrical performances, and more. The events are set to take place in various regions of the Kingdom.

The booklet is available for viewing and downloading through the following link: https://t.co/NjW38iuUYz.

To celebrate Eid, fireworks will light up the sky in the Kingdom’s regions at 9 pm every evening, beginning on the first day of Eid Al-Fitr, to mark the joyous occasion.

A series of theatrical performances featuring Arab actors will be showcased. On April 14, the Mohammed Alali Theater in Riyadh will present the play “The Neighbor”, while Jeddah will host the play “The Red Box” at the Batterjee Medical College Theater, on April 13. Meanwhile, the Alasala Colleges Theater in Dammam will host on April 14 the play “Ors Aljen”.

The Eid events will also include eight music concerts held in different cities of the Kingdom.

As par
t of the Eid festivities, Boulevard City and Boulevard World will be open from 4 pm to 2 am and 1 am, respectively, offering a delightful experience throughout the Eid period. The Via Riyadh area will be open to visitors from 8 pm to 3 am.

Meanwhile, Jeddah is hosting the “Eid Destination” event at Jeddah Promenade for 10 days. This event features distinctive folk shows, musical concerts, entertaining performances, and interactive activities.

GEA said the theme for Eid Al-Fitr this year is “Your Eid Is among Your Family and Loved Ones”. The theme reflects GEA’s efforts to foster communication and spread happiness among Saudi residents and visitors.

This Eid theme captures the essence of the celebration and the joy shared by individuals, families, and even businesses. It is designed to appeal to a wide range of tastes and age groups, ensuring an inclusive Eid experience for everyone

Source: Saudi Press Agency