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: Buildings
There are modern blue glass buildings all over Jeddah. Today’ss post showcases just a few. from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2022/05/jeddahs-blue-glass-architecture.html
Many slum areas of Jeddah have already been demolished and many more are scheduled to be torn down in the near future. The buildings are unsightly, in disrepair, and house mostly lower paid foreign workers. Despite the mess, I still … Continue reading
I call this “Royalty Loyalty” – many businesses declare their loyalty to the kingdom in this manner Rather plain architecturally, but the blue design packs a punch Common business architectural design in Jeddah for buildings from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2022/05/various-architecture-in-jeddah.html
Toy store Purple gas station Tiny shop that has everything! from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2022/04/around-town-colorful-jeddah.html
The slum areas all over the city of Jeddah are being torn down and will be rebuilt. It has displaced thousands of residents, mainly foreign workers. There are sectors of the city that are now rubble, resembling a war zone. … Continue reading
SHERATON HOTEL OFJEDDAH WHIMSICAL DECOR IN AL BALAD STONE BUILDING ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN JEDDAH’S UNIQUE WINDOW COVERINGS CALLED ROSHAN ULTRA MODERN DESIGN ENJOYED THIS POST? SIGN UP FOR FUTURE POSTS DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR EMAIL BOX. LINKING TO – TUESDAY’S TREASURES OUR WORLD … Continue reading
THE RED SEA – 50 SHADES OF BLUE JEDDAH BUILDING WEARING SAFARI HATS ON TOP INTERIOR SHOT OF JEDDAH RITZ CARLTON ENJOYED THIS POST? SIGN UP FOR FUTURE POSTS DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR EMAIL BOX. LINKING TO – SOUVENIRS ALL SEASONS … Continue reading
MARAYA CONCERT HALL IN AL ULA, SAUDI ARABIA. LOOK CLOSELY – YOU CAN SEE THE LINES OF MIRRORED TILES. THE STATE OF THE ART FACILITY REFLECTS THE UNUSUAL & STUNNING SANDSTONE ROCK FORMATIONS SURROUNDING IT IT’S A PHOTOGRAPHER’S PARADISE ENJOYED … Continue reading
THE COSMOS SCULPTURE IN SILHOUETTE GOOD MORNING SKY COLORFUL SUNSET ENJOYED THIS POST? SIGN UP FOR FUTURE POSTS DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR EMAIL BOX. LINKING TO – SKYWATCH THANKFUL THURSDAY from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2021/06/jeddah-skies.html
UNUSUAL SCULPTURE IN ASFAN TORY BURCH IN ARABIC CLOUDY REFLECTIONS IN BLUE GLASS ENJOYED THIS POST? SIGN UP FOR FUTURE POSTS DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR EMAIL BOX. LINKING TO – WEEKEND REFLECTIONS from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2021/06/weekend-reflections.html