Friday, May 19, 2017

SkyWatch: Jeddah Compound Pool Area


This is the pool area of one of the many residential expat compounds for foreign workers living in Jeddah.  Women are not required to wear abayas inside the compound walls, and most of these residential compounds do not allow Saudi nationals to live there.


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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017

Jeddah: Clothing in Shop Windows


Sometimes I just have no words for the weird outfits I see on headless mannequins in the shop windows of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  It's mind-boggling - and it all seems so contrary to this society. But if anything, it's definitely questionable taste and judgment...



Sunday, May 14, 2017

Jeddah Prayer Rug on Sidewalk


Many business areas in Jeddah provide prayer rugs outside their shops so customers can pray right on the sidewalks while the shops are closed for prayers.

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Jeddah Shopping at Night


Many signs with the shops' names on them are written in both Arabic and English in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. 

Friday, May 12, 2017

SkyWatch: Jeddah Architecture


I like how the palm trees in this pic make a nice frame for this modern building in Jeddah.


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Thursday, May 11, 2017

Jeddah Sidewalk Prayer Time


This is what it looks like during prayer time in a busy shopping area of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, called Makarona. Carpets are provided for women to pray on the sidewalks outside the closed shops.