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HMS Kent joins USS Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group in the Arabian Gulf; HMS Richmond fires two Seawolf missiles (video)

Portsmouth-based frigate HMS Kent joined forces with the might that is a US Navy carrier strike group when she linked up with the USS Carl Vinson in the Gulf. 506 more words

Military Aviation

McDonalds Beach, Kuwait

Since I’m on a McDonalds roll, I’ll talk about this. In Kuwait, McDonalds has its very own beach, accessible through several pairs of giant Golden Arches. 8 more words


Mass fish kill washes up in Kuwait Bay, Kuwait

The Environment Public Authority and Public Authority For Agriculture Affairs and Fish Resources (PAAAF) affirmed on Saturday they are closely following up and probing the cause of mass death of fish in Jun Al-Kuwait, a small bay in the Arabian Gulf. 131 more words


Beaches, Camels and Sand Dunes

During this season of travel we had a wonderful opportunity to visit friends who recently moved to Dubai.  While looking for flights from Prague to India, we noted that many went through Dubai…in fact it was only $200 from Prague to Dubai! 325 more words

Travel With Kids

Fujeriah Surfing


When there’s surfing involved, my Husband will travel and with news of a tropical cyclone in the Arabian Sea, the Dubai surfing scene got excited! 63 more words


Laser Weapon Deployed

Source: U.S. Navy, Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Daniel M. Young via Bloomberg Click on the photo to enlarge.

Bloomberg.com is reporting the deployment of a laser weapon on the interim Afloat Forward Staging Base, Ponce, formerly LSD-15. 93 more words


Schizophrenic Doha: #5starliving to #thirdworldproblems and back again

I experienced each of the following today:

1- Taking “Limos” or a car service everywhere #5starliving

I started writing this from the back seat of a chauffeured car. 731 more words