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WEEKEND REFLECTIONS IN JEDDAH

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At the Malls, Mask Up!

Practically every shop in mall has Mask Up signs at the entrance to the shop.  In addition now, this mall has big graphic LED screens with visuals from the Ministry of Health telling people to Mask Up.   I still … Continue reading

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Jeddah Mall Scenes

“Round” – To me, this photo reminds me of a spacecraft. Actually there used to be a big fountain in this space at the Mall of Arabia.  A few years ago all the fountains were removed. “R-Rated” – You won’t … Continue reading

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Jeddah Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month.  Here in Saudi Arabia, an issue that used to be swept under the carpet is now front and center to educate women about it.  The familiar pink ribbon is prominently on display in many … Continue reading

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Jeddah Winter Games Theme

This kid’s entertainment area in a mall in Jeddah called Kidzania has a Winter Games theme going on now.   LINKING TO :  OUR WORLD TUESDAY  MY CORNER OF THE WORLD  from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/10/jeddah-winter-games-theme.html

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Jeddah Incense in Malls

Walking around the beautiful malls in Saudi Arabia can be very pleasing to the senses, as it is very common practice for businesses to burn incense to attract customers.  Incense is a big part of Arab culture. There are many … Continue reading

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Jeddah Scenes from a Mall

Family entertainment areas in malls are commonplace in Saudi Arabia.  Due to the severe heat, outdoor activities are limited here during much of the year, so big air conditioned malls offer indoor amusement parks where kids can have fun while … Continue reading

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Saudi Arabia Sans Abaya

I see more and more women walking around without abayas now.  As long as women are appropriately covered, the abaya doesn’t have to be the “uniform” of women when out in public nowadays.  The religious police are no longer a … Continue reading

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Kids Entertainment Area at Mall

This area at the Mall of Arabia in Jeddah offers lots of fun activities for kids.  KidZania allows kids to assume the roles of various careers, like pilots, bankers, etc. The kids can earn wages and then use that to … Continue reading

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Happy Saudi National Day!

A gigantic sized chocolatel chip cookie decorated in the green and white colors of the Saudi flag will be a nice addition for a Saudi Arabian National Day celebration,  Today Saudi Arabia is 90 years old. Balloons and video graphics … Continue reading

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