Ajman – A delegation of Ukrainian journalists visited Ajman with the aim of promoting the northern emirate in the Ukrainian media as a distinguished UAE tourism destination, an Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD) official said.
The visit, organized in cooperation with Dubai's Best Time Travel company, Air Arabia, Ukraine's tour operator (LIK Tour) and Ajman Saray Hotel, came as part of efforts by ATDD's marketing and development team to enhance the image of Ajman on the international level, with a viewpoint that Ukraine belonged to the CIS market; a main tourism exporter to Ajman, Saleh Al Ostaz, Head of ATDD's Tourism Attractions Section, said.
The delegation visited many tourist attractions in Ajman and was updated on the emirate's tourism potentials, products and the nature of cultural tourism offered in Ajman, Al Ostaz added, clarifying that their tour included Ajman Stud, Al Zorah Natural Reserve and Ajman Museum.
For her part, Alessia Vicentelli, Assistant General Manager at Best Time Travel, said her company led the initiative as part of efforts to increase awareness about tourism in northern emirates, affirming the importance of media as an effective promotion tool.
"Focusing more on the Northern Emirates, we wanted to show that it doesn't need a lot of money to spend a nice vacation on a beach and enjoy still the five-star facilities, combing the luxury of not being so far away from Dubai to visit the landmarks of UAE," she added.