About This Blog, and About Me: Susie of Arabia
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. This journal reflects the things that I see here, life through my eyes, my lens.
Please be sure to also visit my other blog, SUSIE OF ARABIA (formerly SUSIE'S BIG ADVENTURE), which relates my experiences, thoughts, and observations about living in Saudi Arabia.
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Monthly Archives: December 2010
Just for You
Wishing you all the best in the New Year from Saudi Arabia!
Posted in Food, Photo, Saudi Arabia, Shopping Tagged business, gifts, Jeddah, shop 5 Comments
Many tiny shops in Jeddah do a brisk business and hardly have room inside for all the customers who come at the same time. Notice it’s all men inside.
Posted in Buildings, Life, Middle East, Photo, Saudi Arabia, Shopping Tagged business, Jeddah, shop 2 Comments
Dry Rub Mix
This is what my husband uses to rub on lamb before roasting it in the oven or a roasting pit. You can also add in some olive oil to make a paste and slather it on. Lamb is a favorite … Continue reading
Posted in Celebrations, Culture, Food, Photo, Saudi Arabia, Tradition Tagged cooking, spices 8 Comments
Chocolate Gift Shop
This is the exterior of the beautiful gift shop I featured yesterday.
Posted in Architecture, Buildings, Food, Photo, Saudi Arabia, Shopping Tagged Architecture, business, gifts, Jeddah, modern, shop 10 Comments
Gift Shop Interior
A beautiful gift shop in Jeddah with amazing chocolate baskets, cakes, and candies. Tomorrow I’ll show you the exterior.
Posted in Buildings, Food, Hospitality, Photo, Saudi Arabia, Shopping Tagged business, gifts, Jeddah, modern, shop Leave a comment
Merry Christmas from Saudi Arabia
Arabs are very gracious hosts and homes here are always stocked with sweets such as chocolates, dates, or cookies available in case visitors drop by. These goodies are always offered along with tea, juice or coffee. For those of you … Continue reading
Posted in Celebrations, Culture, Food, Photo, Saudi Arabia, Shopping Tagged business, Jeddah, shop 8 Comments
Posted in Architecture, Buildings, Middle East, Photo, Saudi Arabia Tagged Architecture, Jeddah 5 Comments
Posted in Middle East, Photo, Saudi Arabia Tagged Arabic, business, signs 3 Comments
Posted in Architecture, Buildings, Culture, Life, Middle East, Photo, Saudi Arabia Tagged Arabic, Architecture, business, dress, Jeddah, living, signs, workers 1 Comment