Tag Archives: beach

Day’s End on the Red Sea

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Family Time on the Red Sea

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Worked Iron Formation Sculptures

I’m featuring two art pieces from Jeddah’s Corniche area which runs along its coastline of the Red Sea. These sculptures are made of open framework steel pieces and are the creation of Egyptian artist Mustafa Senbel. The beautiful image aboe … Continue reading

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My 1,000th Post! Modern Abstract Sculpture

This another of Jeddah’s many sculptures that I’m sorry I don’t have any particular information about. I think it might be one of several marble sculptures that were created by a group of Belgian artists, but I’m not sure. The … Continue reading

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CDP Theme Day: Photo of the Year 2010

It’s always hard choosing a favorite photo, especially now with digital affording us so many more possibilities to choose from. My pick for my favorite photo that I took in 2010 was this one – a very simple shot taken … Continue reading

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YIG’s Anti-Litter Clean Up Campaign in Jeddah

A few days ago I was part of a volunteer Anti-Litter Clean-Up Campaign of a beach here in Jeddah which was organized by a wonderful group of concerned young people called the Young Initiative Group (YIG). YIG has undertaken many … Continue reading

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In the Shade by the Red Sea

I just love this picture of a man sitting under an umbrella and gazing out at the tranquility of the Red Sea. He wears the traditional clothing that most men here in Saudi Arabia wear. However, if this were a … Continue reading

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SkyWatch: Red Sea thru a Rusty Gate

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Family at the Beach

It’s nice seeing families out enjoying the fresh air on the seaside. Typically they will spread out a big carpet and bring a picnic lunch. Men and kids can wear what they want, but women are always covered up in … Continue reading

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Another Snoozer

I caught another guy snoozing next to the Red Sea -this time a worker who runs one of the little kiosks that sell a variety of things one might purchase during a visit to the beach, like blow up toys, … Continue reading

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