Eid in Aden [Archives:2008/1198/Reportage]

October 13 2008

Yemen Times Taiz bureau
During Eid Al-Fitr, the port city of Aden offers a festive atmosphere as millions of tourists flock to the area from all over Yemen and other Arab countries to enjoy its nice weather, the spectacular landscapes of its long beaches and the friendly hospitality of its locals.

The number of tourists to Aden during Eid Al-Fitr notably increases every year and, despite complaints of increased prices in accommodation and food during the Eid period, the occasion is marked by a special atmosphere for both visitors and residents of the city.

“The occasion of Eid is a source of happiness for me as I get together with all my relatives and friends to exchange good wishes