The Gulf country awaits his visitors with an intriguing mix of Western liberalism and traditional Islamic culture. The capital Kuwait City is a modern metropolis with high-rise buildings and luxury hotels. Kuwait City has numerous attractions which include excellent museums, a corniche ornamented with combed beaches and extravagant restaurants, modern shopping complexes and marinas, long and lazy retreats, and new beach resorts.
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The congress venue Al Shaheed Park (http://alshaheedpark.com/), located on the periphery of Kuwait city, narrates the story of a land, its history and culture. The park consists of 310,000 m2 of greenery, featuring a modern conference center, beautiful botanical gardens, museums, a miniature of old Kuwait, walkways, jogging tracks, lakes, river landscapes and an amazing musical fountain. With almost 80,000 m² of Green Roofs the largest urban park in Kuwait represents at the same time a prime example of how to meet the challenges of hot and dry climate by using appropriate Green Roof systems. Al Shaheed park is a project developed by Al Diwan Al Amiri and managed by LOYAC (Lothan Youth Achievement Center). It takes initiation into reclaiming the former Green Belt - a series of gardens built between the old city of Kuwait and its expansion.
Conveniently located in the heart of Kuwait City, only 5-minutes from Al-Shaheed Park, the Holiday Downtown (www.hdthotel.com) is close to the financial and business districts and just a short stroll from the waters of the Arabian Gulf. This modern hotel offers 169 comfortable and spacious guest rooms, spread over the hotel’s 24-floors. The Holiday Downtown features its very own Fitness Inn Health Club on the top floor of the property. Guests can make the most of a well-equipped gym and indoor swimming pool whilst enjoying panoramic views of the Gulf. The hotel has a choice of restaurants offering a wide range of international cuisine to suit all tastes. The Holiday Downtown is located a 20-minute drive from Kuwait International Airport. The hotel offers guests a complimentary shuttle service between the hotel and the airport.