Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority Homepage
Company: Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Company Description: Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority conserves and promotes the heritage and culture of Abu Dhabi emirate and leverages them in the development of a world-class, sustainable destination of distinction which enriches the lives of visitors and residents alike.
Nomination Category: Website Specialty Categories
Nomination Sub Category: Best Home/Welcome Page
Nomination Title: Visit Abu Dhabi Website
When was this web site or blog first published? November 2007
Briefly describe this entry’s communications objectives and how it met those objectives (up to 200 words):
Visit Abu Dhabi is the official destination website for Abu Dhabi. It serves as a source of travel information for anyone planning a trip to Abu Dhabi, and for residents.
Visitors to the website can:
-Browse in 10 languages (English, Arabic, French, German, Italian, Russian, Portuguese, Dutch, Japanese and Chinese)
-Find information on everything there is to see and do (attractions, hotels, restaurants, spas, events)
-See Abu Dhabi “through the eyes” of visitors with the availability of user generated content throughout the website
-Browse deals that are on offer in Abu Dhabi from attractions, hotels, restaurants and spas
-Create a customised itinerary and visualise what a visit to Abu Dhabi would be like, using the Trip Planner tool
-Browse for flights, hotels or car rental, using the online booking tool
-Get inspired by browsing video and photo galleries, or virtually experience Abu Dhabi with 360° content
-Get quick access to useful information such as a currency converter, arabic phrasebook and prayer times
-Find everything they need on the interactive map: from landmarks and hotels, to petrol stations and hospitals
-Benefit from the website’s active community by reading the questions and comments left on the website, or by asking their own
List the appropriate creative and production credits for this entry:
The Visit Abu Dhabi website was designed and developed by the Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority departments for Marketing and Information Technology. Photography and video available on the website are the property of the Authority or of the respective landmarks, attractions and venues.