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Cruise operators Aida, Towie return to Bahrain

German cruise operators Aida and Towie have agreed to return to Bahrain once the season begins in October, Gulf Daily News has reported. The two firms are together expected to make 33 calls to the Khalifa Bin Salman Port between November and April, according to tourism marketing and promotion acting director at the culture ministry, Mohammed Al Subaie. "While Aida will come every Wednesday, Towie will come every Friday," Al Subaie told the daily. "Discussions are also being held with Costa Cruises and Royal Caribbean, who have expressed willingness to come to Bahrain," he said.