Bike in Traffic

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Usually the traffic in Jeddah is horrendous, but when this particular photo was taken, it wasn’t too bad. I think this man was pretty brave to ride his bicycle on one of Jeddah’s busiest streets. I have been told that women are not allowed to ride bikes in public here. It would be pretty difficult riding one in an abaya anyway…

About SusieOfArabia

American woman now living in hubby's homeland of Saudi Arabia
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1 Response to Bike in Traffic

  1. Haha, they can’t drive a car, which is a ‘lot’ more private than a bike.

    Maybe they can drive bikes if you can have a mobile cabana with it.


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