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JEDDAH’S HORSES SCULPTURE

HORSE SCULPTURE BY RABIA AL-AKHRAS, A SYRIAN ARTIST WHO HAS SPENT MOST OF HIS LIFE IN JEDDAH. A SET OF FIVE STYLIZED HORSES WITH THEIR MID SECTIONS MISSING “I LOVE TO LEAVE PIECES OF THEM MISSING BECAUSE IT HAS TO … Continue reading

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WEEKEND ROUND-UP – LETTER “M”

  STARTS WITH “M” – MOSQUE AND MINARET START WITH “M” A FAVORITE – BABOONS ARE PART OF THE OLD WORLD “MONKEYS.” THEY ARE NATIVE TO THIS PART OF THE WORLD. “MULTI” JUNK FOOD RESTAURANTS WITH A MEN’S GYM ABOVE … Continue reading

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COUNTRY LIVING OUTSIDE JEDDAH

LITTLE FARM WITH OVER 100 CHICKENS VEGETABLE GARDEN NEXT TO THE CHICKEN AREA FRESH EGGS DAILY FROM HEALTHY & HAPPY CHICKENS LINKING TO – ALL SEASONS   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2021/03/country-living-outside-jeddah.html

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WEEKEND ROUND-UP – “C”

STARTS WITH “C” – CORN ROADSIDE VENDORS HERE OFFER ROASTED CORN AND TEA A FAVORITE – COMMUNITY BABOON FAMILIES, SENSE OF COMMUNITY COLORFUL – WHAT’S MORE COLORFUL THAN A ROADSIDE FRUIT STAND? LINKING TO – THE WEEKEND ROUNDUP THE PHOTOS … Continue reading

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BABOONS IN TAIF, SAUDI ARABIA

BABOON FAMILY – AND BABY MAKE THREE PROTECTIVE MADONNA AND CHILD BABOON TEACHER AND STUDENTS TODAY’S WONDERFUL BABOON PHOTOS WERE TAKEN BY MY FRIEND MARIETTE RAUBENHEIMER.  THANK YOU, MARIETTE, FOR ALLOWING ME TO SHARE THEM HERE.     LINKING TO – OUR WORLD … Continue reading

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VISIONS OF CAMELS

CAMEL IN THE WILD CAMEL CROSSING CAMEL ROCK LINKING TO –  OUR WORLD TUESDAY MY CORNER OF THE WORLD SOUVENIRS TRAVEL TUESDAY Many thanks to my friend Aileen Byrne for allowing the use of her photos in this post.  They … Continue reading

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Saudi Arabia Camels in the Desert

I think this is one of the most beautiful camel photos I’ve ever seen.  White camels are the rarest and they really stand out amidst the lavender colored wildflowers and the reddish soil.   The silhouette camel photo below is also … Continue reading

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All Things Birds

Everything you need to care for, feed and keep a pet bird happy can be found at this shop down south in the Bird Souk of Jeddah.   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/09/all-things-birds.html

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Making Extra Money

It’s common to see men selling animals out of their trucks right before holidays here in Saudi Arabia.  To earn some extra money, some men purchase lambs and goats at the market, drive to a high visibility area and then … Continue reading

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Camel Humps and Scars

Like other animals, camels develop a thick warm winter coat for the colder months. When the weather warms up, they shed the excess fur, oftentimes in chunky clumps.  The last to go is usually atop its hump.  Many camels have … Continue reading

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