Events in Dubai

STAR Your World hosts its first ever webinar

“The latest options for events across Dubai and Abu Dhabi” The coronavirus pandemic has challenged the events industry like nothing before, but slowly we’re starting to see more positive signs emerging. Countries across the world are opening their borders, with some travel and tourism businesses restarting operations. This includes Dubai and Abu Dhabi, two of our favourite Middle Eastern destinations for international events. In our first ever webinar, we welcomed Jestine Alfred from Destination Arabia, as well as Eduardo Villavicencio from Sofitel Dubai the Palm, to discuss how the two emirates have developed, and what visitors can expect to see…

It’s all about the experience

Once upon a time, events were all about going to the best destination and staying in the top hotels. But over time that obsession with luxury has shifted slightly, in favour of offering something quite ‘different’. Maximising the ‘experience’ for groups has been a key focus for event planners for several years, but now the trend is becoming even more visible. Planners are looking for more creative and innovative experiences than ever before, and the goal is always to top the last event. On a recent incentive trip in Ibiza, we had a saxophone player perform on a water jets…

Dubai

10 experiences to prioritise in Dubai & Abu Dhabi

It’s known for its year-round sunshine and glamorous nightlife, but there’s far more to the United Arab Emirates than swish hotels and skyscrapers. As part of our partnership with DMC destination Arabia we recently paid another visit to the region, to explore the best activities. From exhilarating sand dune races to sunset dinners, we discovered that both Dubai and Abu Dhabi have plenty to offer for international meetings and events. Dubai The glitziest of all the emirates, Dubai is home to more than 130,000 hotel rooms. We spent a fantastic four nights at the Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel and the…

Our first few months

Our first few months

When we launched STAR Your World in January this year, we had big plans in mind. It’s always a challenge to launch a new company, but we were ready to put our DMC partners firmly on the map for the UK market. Just a few months down the line and it’s all systems go. We might be new, but we’re already working in four regions, including Portugal, the Balearic Islands, Italy and the UAE. All with short flight times and great accessibility, it’s perhaps no surprise that these destinations are among the most popular with UK event planners. For each…