MyWorld: Ultra-Modern Building

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Saudi Arabia is steeped in culture, tradition and religion and in many ways, it feels as though you are stepping back in time. Yet the newer construction in Jeddah can be unbelievably modern and unique. This building is quite an unusual shape and design and, like many of the modern business buildings, makes use of lots of blue reflective glass for a clean and sleek look that compliments the backdrop of the Red Sea which Jeddah is built along. The rainbow colored design which runs up the heighth of the building is really different and reminds me of a child’s musical keyboard toy.
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About SusieOfArabia

American woman now living in hubby's homeland of Saudi Arabia
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13 Responses to MyWorld: Ultra-Modern Building

  1. I realy love this building. Cool and modern!

  2. Judy says:

    It looks like a big blue wave turned sideways. I like it.

  3. Definitely modern and so different from the culture you show us.

  4. It DOES look very modern! What an interesting surprise!

  5. Fishing Guy says:

    Susie: That is a wonderful structure for sure, ultra modern.

  6. Eileen says:

    I like the modern glass buildings and this one is pretty.

  7. Prats says:

    i love blue/green glass buildings .. my own office campus is full of them !

  8. Hazel says:

    I always like it when I visit a place and feel like I’m stepping back in time. The backdrop of the Red Sea must be awesome. Moses came to mind.

  9. Modern and glitzy building! Fancy!

  10. Really beautiful, colorful building! Great shot, Susie — as always!

    Have a great week!


  11. Wow, this building is very unusual and very beautiful. I love the lines and the interesting details.

  12. Erin says:

    thinking that the rainbow section perhaps the elevators?

    a beautiful designed building.

    have a wonderful tuesday

  13. hannah says:

    Isn’t this the building that’s going up on the corniche by the wealthy dude’s house, the one where he build a huge metal shack over his property so you couldn’t see in?

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