Tag Archives: Culture

SOME SCULPTURES OF JEDDAH

THE ACCIDENT by JULIO LAFUENTE A WHIMSICAL REFLECTION OF JEDDAH DRIVERS AL-SAROUKH by SALAH ABDULKARIM SHOWS USES OF STEEL, FROM SWORDS TO MACHINERY TO SPACECRAFT SUNFLOWER FIELD FOUNTAIN by EILA HILTUNEN ONE OF THE FEW JEDDAH SCULPTURES BY A WOMAN … Continue reading

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ROADSIDE TEA VENDOR

Roadside vendors in remote areas selling tea and fresh roasted corn is very common here in Saudi Arabia.  It’s a nice way to take a break from traveling and stretch one’s legs. The photos in today’s post were taken by … Continue reading

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LETTER “A” FOR TODAY

STARTS WITH A – “ARABIC” (THIS IS ACTUALLY THE LETTER “S”) A FAVORITE – “ARCHITECTURE” (VERY SAUDI DETAILING) A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU! WISHING YOU WONDERFUL “ADVENTURES” IN 2021! LINKING TO – THE WEEKEND ROUNDUP   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2021/01/letter-for-today.html

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ARTISTIC SAUDI PRODUCT DISPLAYS

COLORFUL TRADITIONAL KHANJAR, CURVED KNIVES DOZENS OF MADAS SANDALS LINED UP LOOK LIKE ART BEDOUIN STYLE RINGS LINKING TO – OUR WORLD TUESDAY SOUVENIRS TRAVEL TUESDAY MY CORNER OF THE WORLD A big Thank You to my friend, tour guide … Continue reading

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Christmas Themed

CHRISTMAS STOCKING RED AND GREEN A FAVORITE – CHRISTMAS MUSIC ANOTHER FAVORITE – CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS LET’S NOT FORGET THE FOOD! I MISSED TRAVELING THIS YEAR WISHING EVERYONE PEACE, JOY, LOVE, AND GOOD HEALTH IN THE NEW YEAR! LINKING TO – … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

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Merry Christmas

This is the extent of my Christmas decor here in Saudi Arabia. Wishing all my friends who celebrate a very Merry Christmas!   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/12/merry-christmas.html

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FACES OF ARABIA 6

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

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ARABIAN TEAPOT & DALLAH

Tea is a huge part of Arab culture.  Guests are always offered tea or Arabic coffee (called gahwa), which is traditionally served in mini teacups.   The dallah is easily identified by its long graceful exaggerated spout.  It has been around … Continue reading

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FACES OF ARABIA 5

THE DATE MAN A TOOTHLESS GRIN  THE FLOWER MEN LINKING TO – TIMELESS THURSDAYS from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/12/faces-of-arabia-5.html

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