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Brunei, Saudi Arabia

July 15, 2017

Islamophobia: How a self-inflicted terror made my ten-hour flight the most miserable

On-board a Royal Brunei Airlines flight from Brunei to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, I had the longest ten-hour flight of my life....

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

March 11, 2017

Jeddah Floating Mosque: Never on hot, breezeless days

It was the last weekend of January. The weather was cool, the air was dry and the wind was strong enough to wash away the usual...

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

December 14, 2016

Al Qatan Tourism Village and Al Fahad ship wreckage site

We recently learned about a popular ship wreckage site and a beach resort here in Jeddah. This is Jeddah Titanic, prepare your...

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

October 31, 2013

Fakieh Aquarium and the Janitor Fish

Upon learning about the opening of an aquarium center here in Jeddah, we knew we have to visit at some point. So armed with our...

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Featured, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

August 23, 2012

Tsinelas-wielding bandits of the Red Sea in Jeddah

The Red Sea has been one of our usual hangouts during holidays, such as Ramadan and Hajj breaks. Find out what these...

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Featured, Saudi Arabia

August 6, 2011

Sawm: the fast from dawn until dusk during Ramadan

It must really take a lot of faith to become a “true” Muslim. Especially during the Ramadan, which almost always...

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