TITLE

AL MAHA AN EXPERIMENT IN ECO-TOURISM FOR THE RICH

AUTHOR(S)
Salloum, Habeeb
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
Middle East;Apr2000, Issue 300, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the development of Dubai, United Arab Emirates' Al Maha resort, the first ecological tourism project with a protected reserve in the Arabian Gulf area. Resort's focus on Arab culture and heritage; Architectural details; Imposition of ecologically friendly measures to guarantee that ecotourism precepts are followed; Role of ecotourism in the conservation of heritage, ecology and natural environments.
ACCESSION #
2967891

 

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