Doha ranks among NYT's list of places to visit this year

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Doha ranks among NYT's list of places to visit this year
National Museum of Qatar images released at the Art Leaders Network 2018 conference by Qatar Museums. Designed by Pritzker Prize-winning French architect Jean Nouvel, the interlocking disc design was inspired by the desert rose.

Doha has made to The New York Times '52 Places to Go in 2019' list, demonstrating that the city has become a must go destination for travellers around the world. The US paper has refered to cutting edge structures and architecture of Qatar's world famous buildings as one of the main attractions for visitors.  

"As the following men's soccer World Cup approaches in 2022, the host country, Qatar, is stacking its capital with structures from the greatest names in universal architecture. The sharp-angled, futuristic Qatar National Library, designed by Rem Koolhaas and his OMA firm, opened in 2018; 2019 will welcome the National Museum of Qatar, a rambling field of interlocking tilted roundabout circles by Jean Nouvel," noted the newspaper. 

The yearly rundown, which incorporates names of 52 puts over the globe to visit, is topped by Puerto Rico, trailed by Hampi in southern India and Santa Barbara in California, US. Doha has anchored 37th place in the rundown, abandoning huge names like Los Angeles, Perth, Hong Kong and other worldwide urban communities. 

"A commitment from a third Pritzker Prize-champ, the late Zaha Hadid, is likewise slated to appear as a swooping, voluptuous arena; another arena from the Pritzker-victor Norman Foster is additionally under development," said the paper. 

"The new structures add further astonish to the Doha horizon, which as of now incorporates Nouvel's syringe-like Doha Tower and the blocky white scramble of the Museum of Islamic Art, by I M Pei," it noted. 


Including in the rundown betokens well for Qatar's blasting the travel industry segment as it will convey another flood of sightseers to the city. It isn't the first run through, Doha has included in a pined for rundown. 

A year ago Doha was positioned among the 'Main 100 City Destinations' worldwide by Euromonitor 2018. 

Because of the various advances taken by Qatar to ease guest get to, the UNWTO, a year ago, positioned Qatar as the most open nation in the Middle East and the eighth most open nation on the planet. 

As per the most recent Guest Experience in the Middle East Report, discharged by neighborliness and travel information suppliers Olery, Qatar's accommodation area further enhanced its visitor encounter positioning from the lead position among the GCC to initially put in the Middle East. 

Qatar has likewise observed enormous flood in number of journey visitors going to the nation. In the last journey season which finished in April of a year ago, Qatar invited 22 voyage ships conveying in excess of 65,000 journey travelers - a 39 percent expansion from the 2016/17 season. The progressing 2018/19 journey season which commenced in October and proceeds until April 2019, is required to see almost twofold the quantity of voyage sends that touched base in the past season and convey 140,000 guests to Qatar's shores.