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.
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Tag Archives: Abha
ORANGES IN THE DESERT DELICIOUS DATES COLORFUL SPICES ART & TEXTILES BEDOUIN ROOM WITH QATT WALL DESIGN A big Thank You to my friend, tour guide Mohammed at Najran Tours, for allowing me to showcase these photos for today’s post. … Continue reading
PURPLE JACARANDA TREES – SPRINGTIME IN ABHA DESERT ALIVE WITH VIBRANT BLOOMS A big Thank You to my friend, tour guide Mohammed at Najran Tours, for allowing me to showcase these photos for today’s post. Visit him on Instagram – @NajranTours … Continue reading
DREAMLIKE EXPERIENCE – AL SOUDAH, ABHA REGION NATIVE BABOONS THRIVE IN THE MOUNTAINS MISTY MOUNTAINS LINKING TO – SKYWATCH TIMELESS THURSDAYS THANKFUL THURSDAY A big Thank You to my friend, tour guide Mohammed at Najran Tours, for allowing me to showcase … Continue reading
ABHA MOUNTAIN ELEVATION 2270 METERS DREAMY MOUNTAIN PEAK IN THE CLOUDS ABHA’S GORGEOUS BEAUTY LINKING TO – THROUGH MY LENS TUESDAY’S TREASURES A big Thank You to my friend, tour guide Mohammed at Najran Tours, for allowing me to showcase … Continue reading
FLOWER BOY IN TRAINING – ABHA REGION MAN WITH WHITE BEARD – BIRHIMA, SAUDI ARABIA SMILING FLOWER BOY – AL DAYER, SAUDI ARABIA LINKING TO – OUR WORLD TUESDAY MY CORNER OF THE WORLD SOUVENIRS TRAVEL TUESDAY A big thank … Continue reading
The southwestern region of Abha in Saudi Arabia is the location of the country’s tallest mountain range, with Al Soudah Mountain measuring at over 3000 meters high (almost 10,000 feet). Average temperatures are much cooler here than the lower elevations … Continue reading
The various regions of Saudi Arabia are rich in history and culture and each one is known for their distinctive architectural styles. The historical village of Rijal Almaa is in the mountainous southern region of Asir and is a UNESCO … Continue reading
Traditional Saudi style utilizes a variety of patterns and colors, which I find quite charming. Somehow it all works together to create a delightful, whimsical effect. The use of geometric shapes in traditional decorating ideas is a telltale feature of … Continue reading