Tag Archives: Camel

VARIED TERRAIN OF SAUDI ARABIA

DESERT – HOME TO THE CAMEL MOUNTAINS & STREAMS IN THE SOUTH FERTILE FARM OUTSIDE OF JEDDAH LAGOONS ON THE RED SEA, WEST COAST OF KSA ENJOYED THIS POST?  SIGN UP FOR FUTURE POSTS DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR EMAIL BOX. LINKING … Continue reading

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WEEKEND ROUNDUP – LETTER “Q”

STARTS WITH “Q” – “QUADRUPED” IS AN ANIMAL WITH 4 FEET A FAVORITE – “QUILT” (SAW THIS AT A BAZAAR – A SAUDI DOOR) “QUALITY” – SAUDI GOLD IS PRIZED FOR ITS HIGH QUALITY ENJOYED THIS POST?  SIGN UP FOR FUTURE … Continue reading

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Weekend Roundup Variety Pack

“Umbrella” – starts with a “U” – Miswak vendor in Al Balad Camels are “Ungulates” – a favorite of mine in Saudi Arabia  “Under the Umbrella” – waiting for cement work in the shade LINKING TO – THE WEEKEND ROUNDUP from … 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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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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Camel Profiles and Brand

This post shows the wide variation of colors that camels in Saudi Arabia come in. One humped dromedary camels are native to the kindgom.  Camels are brilliantly designed to live in hot desert climates like Saudi Arabia. Thick padding on … Continue reading

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White Camel

I still get a thrill when I see camels here in Saudi Arabia.  White camels are much more rare than camels that come in every shade of brown imaginable.  My husband likes to get fresh camel milk which is reputedly … Continue reading

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Our World: Camel Racing

One of the satellite sports television channels often airs camel racing, a popular sport in Saudi Arabia and other Middle Eastern countries. Be sure to visit OUR WORLD TUESDAY, where family-friendly bloggers share a unique glimpse into what life is … Continue reading

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Home Sweet Home

Not far from the extravagant palaces and the spacious tiled villas of Jeddah, lives a Sudanese camel herder named Hussan. He is a content man with simple needs and very limited means. This is where he lives. The harsh climate … Continue reading

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