(MENAFN Press) The Ramada Downtown Dubai played host to a group of agents from Natalie Tours, the premier Russia and CIS tour operator that brings in more than 250,000 tourists annually to the UAE.

The agents were in Dubai for a familiarisation trip that included lunch and a tour of the Ramada Downtown Dubai and its spacious rooms, pool and gym, children’s amenities and unrivalled views of the iconic Burj Khalifa and the Dubai Fountains.

According to General Manager Samir Arora, the group were impressed with the suite accommodation and facilities for families as well the central location of the hotel: “We know that travellers from Russia and the CIS like to travel in family groups “ and like to shop “ and the Ramada Downtown Dubai presents an ideal location for these visitors”.

“With increased connections between Dubai and Russia, the Ukraine and other CIS countries from airlines such as flydubai, we are optimistic that we will see a boost in traffic from these countries.”

Flydubai is launching daily flights to Moscow from September and also has another agreement with Natalie Tours and local Alpha Tours to boost flight capacity between Dubai and cities such as Yekaterinburg and Samara. More info