Arab Travel Market
In the past decade, there has been a boom in the Arab travel market. Experiencing a significant increase in tourism, World Tourism Organization has seen a growth of over 10% in the tourism, which is one of the fastest growths. The Arab travel has proved to be resilient to the regional conflicts or the security concerns. A most recent example is the impact of the Israel-Lebanon conflict in 2006 on the tourism here but it was short lived.
Arab travel market has seen a significant boost in tourism and arrivals have almost doubled, especially in the countries like Egypt, Algeria Oman, Morocco, Syria, Yemen and Libya. The reasons are obvious. Not only are these Arab counties known for their excellent infrastructure and hospitality, they also ensure complete safety for the tourists. A well-developed and high-quality transport network makes the Arab travels even more exciting. Rated strongly for an overall price competitiveness, the Arab counties have establishing themselves as the primary regional hub for tourists.