Lots of Satellite Dishes

Everywhere you look here in Jeddah you can see countless satellite dishes. Even the simplest and poorest of dwellings are not without them. Since there are no movie theaters to speak of in Saudi Arabia and not many activities for families to do together other than shopping at the malls (due to strict enforcement of gender segregation by the religious police) satellite television is the most popular form of entertainment for most people living in Saudi Arabia.

About SusieOfArabia

American woman now living in hubby's homeland of Saudi Arabia
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1 Response to Lots of Satellite Dishes

  1. Gaelyn says:

    I thought this might be the case.

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