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WEEKEND ROUNDUP – LETTER “Z”

STARTS WITH “Z” – ZAKAT IS ONE OF THE FIVE PILLARS OF ISLAM. IT IS AN ISLAMIC OBLIGATION TO BE CHARITABLE TO THOSE WHO ARE LESS FORTUNATE. “ZIPPY” – NO ABAYA AND WEARING ZEBRA.  I’D SAY THAT’S PRETTY “ZIPPY” FOR … Continue reading

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SIGNS AND SHOPPING

MURAL, GRAFFITI & BILLBOARDS MEN’S TRADITIONAL WEAR SHOP ABAYA SOUK MEN AT THE MALL ENJOYED THIS POST?  SIGN UP FOR FUTURE POSTS DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR EMAIL BOX. LINKING TO –  MOSAIC MONDAYS MONDAY MURALS   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2021/06/signs-and-shopping.html

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RAMADAN REFLECTIONS

VIMTO – POPULAR BEVERAGE DURING RAMADAN CRESCENT MOON – RAMADAN MALL DECOR MALL RAMADAN DISPLAY RAMADAN LAMPS OUTSIDE THE MALL RAMADAN DECOR INSIDE THE MALL ENJOYED THIS POST?  SIGN UP FOR FUTURE POSTS DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR EMAIL BOX. LINKING TO … Continue reading

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JEDDAH WEEKEND REFLECTIONS

TRADITIONAL MENSWEAR SHOP WINDOW THE BEAUTIFUL SHERATON JEDDAH HOTEL ON THE CORNICHE LARGER THAN LIFE INCENSE BURNER IN MALL ENJOYED THIS POST?  SIGN UP FOR FUTURE POSTS DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR EMAIL BOX. LINKING TO – WEEKEND REFLECTIONS   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2021/04/jeddah-weekend-reflections.html

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WEEKEND REFLECTIONS

ARABIC BUSINESS SIGN A TYPICAL SAUDI MALL SCENE TRADITIONAL SAUDI MENSWEAR LINKING TO – WEEKEND REFLECTIONS   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2021/04/weekend-reflections.html

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OLD BOATS & MORE

OLD BOATS WITH STORIES TO TELL MEN IN SKIRTS (CALLED FUTA) TAKING A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE URGENT PHONE CALL FROM THE BACK OF A TRUCK ME & MY SHADOW LINKING TO – OUR WORLD TUESDAY MY CORNER OF THE … Continue reading

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The Gingerbread Village of Rijal Almaa, Saudi Arabia

The various regions of Saudi Arabia are rich in history and culture and each one is known for their distinctive architectural styles.  The historical village of Rijal Almaa is in the mountainous southern region of Asir and is a UNESCO … Continue reading

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Saudi Life Scenes

ENJOYING THE VIEW AND A CUP OF TEA AT DHEE AYN VILLAGE – AL BAHA, SAUDI ARABIA TRADITIONAL ALL WHITE DRESS OF THE SAUDI MAN  THE BEAUTY OF THE ARABIAN HORSE A big THANK YOU to my friend, tour guide Mohammed … Continue reading

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Beautiful Traditional Qatt Art

I’d love to have these mugs featuring traditional Qatt art! Qatt art is from the Asir region of Saudi Arabia  Qatt art is quite colorful and consists of geometric designs LINKING TO –  TUESDAY’S TREASURES   MY CORNER OF THE WORLD   OUR … Continue reading

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Saudi Seating and Decor

Traditional Saudi style utilizes a variety of patterns and colors, which I find quite charming.  Somehow it all works together to create a delightful, whimsical effect. The use of geometric shapes in traditional decorating ideas is a telltale feature of … Continue reading

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