There are not many signs of Christmas at all over here in Saudi Arabia because the only religion allowed is Islam. This is my third Christmas here. It’s a sad time for me being away from my family and friends, but I try to do little things to make it special for my son. And he makes me laugh.
Anyway, I picked this photo for today’s holiday post because of the green and red lights. This unusual building is actually a pet shop called The Amazon. If you look closely, the outside of the building looks rather cavelike, with large rough rocks and stalactite-looking points hanging down from above. I’ve never been inside so I can’t describe what it’s like for you – But the outside is quite interesting.
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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, is KSA's 2nd largest city and is located on its west coast, right on the Red Sea. I moved here in 2007 with my Saudi hubby and teenage son. This journal reflects the things that I see here, life through my eyes, my lens.
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