Important Notice

It is not my intention to denigrate Saudi Arabia or its people. It’s like everywhere else, there is good and there is bad. I would rather focus on the unusual and the humourous. Offence is not intended.

“The country is not perfect. The media cannot be trusted, mistreatment of religious minorities is common and there are some that live in fear.” You can decide for yourself whether that statement is about Saudi Arabia, the UK, or any country for that matter.

To quote the Joker, “Why can’t we all just get along?”

That is all I will say about either subject.

Sunday, 2 September 2007

Riyadh Favourites (RF)

So you've just landed in Riyadh. You're dazed, confused and possibly mildly terrified. Where can you go? What can you do?
In separate posts 'm going to make some suggestions as they occur to me. If I become smart enough (i.e. stop being lazy) I will (eventually) embed Google Earth maps so you can see where they are.
If anyone wants to write their own recommendation please do so!


Ahmed said...

Long time no see Margrave! Welcome back :-)

This is a good idea. I've posted about it here:

Margrave said...

Thanks Ahmed! Now I'd better get writing before all the easy suggestions are taken! :0

Kiran said...

u have a very interesting style and its refreshing to read about life in an islamic country from an unbiased westerner's point of view. there is coherence, the posts makes sense language and expression vise and one knows exactly what u r talking about which is more than can b said about most other blogs.

Anonymous said...

hey margrave ive been readin ur blog its really good.. but there's one question in my mind ? do you enjoy living in riyadh?

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