Desert ruins of Al Ula: Saudis revive forgotten past

Al Ula, an area rich in archaeological remnants, is seen as a jewel in the crown of future Saudi attractions as the austere kingdom prepares to issue tourist visas for the first time - opening up one of the last frontiers of global tourism

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17:36 April 10, 2018
Rose-coloured sandstone in Madain Saleh, a UNESCO World Heritage site, near Saudi Arabia's northwestern town of Al Ula
Image by: Zarina Fernandes/ Gulf News
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