Sunday, September 24, 2017

Saudi's Kalimah Brand

I'm always looking for items with Arabic script on them - and I can always count on finding plenty to choose from at Kalimah Brand, a Saudi company that produces interesting clothing with a Saudi twist.

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Jeddah: Saudi Seating

This shows the old style Saudi furniture - wooden frames elevated off the ground for seating, sometimes equipped with cushions.  

Friday, September 22, 2017

SkyWatch: Saudi Island

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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Jeddah Old Street

The old wooden window coverings are called roshan (plural is rawasheen). They allow for privacy while permitting air flow for the occupants inside.  

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Our World Jeddah: The Art of Conversation

One thing I really enjoy seeing in Saudi Arabia is the men sitting around engaged in conversation. It's something I don't usually see or notice going on in the US, especially in this age of modern technology. This photo was taken in Al Balad, the oldest district of Jeddah, on a public street where this gathering place has been erected for anyone to use.

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