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Friendly Saudi Women

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Beachgoers

This couple watches swimmers enjoying the refreshing waters of the Red Sea at a resort north of Jeddah.  He’s relaxing by wiggling his toes in the warm sand, ankles and forearms exposed.  She stands behind him watching swimmers, who are … Continue reading

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Islamic Doll

With Barbie dolls banned in Saudi Arabia because Barbie does not live up to the high moral standards here in the Kingdom, Islamic dolls are available for parents to purchase for their young impressionable daughters to play with.   Dressed very modestly in a … Continue reading

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Picnic in the Park

Three veiled and abaya-clad women enjoy a picnic on the grass in a local park in Jeddah. The time is about 6:30pm in the month of May. Many days the temperature is still pretty warm at this time, making a … Continue reading

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Abaya and Veil

This women shopper strolling along a street in Jeddah is wearing something similar to what the majority of women here wear. The long black cloak is called an abaya, which is worn over her normal clothes, so as to not … Continue reading

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