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In Concert

In Concert, MIA, Doha, Qatar

Every first weekend of the month features free chamber music concerts by the Qatar Philharmonic in the MIA. It is a favorite fixture for music lovers in the country. 9 more words

Museum Of Islamic Art

Kings & Pawns: Board Games From India to Spain

The life size chess figures really are life size. And they’re alive too!

The black and white human pieces stand at stoic attention and stare vacantly until the chess master calls a move, in which case, the appropriate chess piece walks to the respective square to make a strategic move in the popular board game. 627 more words

All in the Game

It’s not just the Little City adults who’ve become more adept at planning ahead recently. The bug seems to have infected the kids, too1,221 more words


Selamat Jalan KL! Islamic museum, lake gardens!

KL has been amazing so far! I really like this city! Today we did a little more culture and relax after power sightseeing yesterday.

Inbetween: selamat Jalan means good bye. 795 more words


Around Doha ... The Souq & MIA Park ... Doha, Qatar ...

Hey everyone … so here is my final post on our time in Doha … basically a bunch of photos from the park around the Museum of Islamic Art … from the outdoor terrace part of the Museum and from the Souq Waqif nearby …

International Travels

Museum of Islamic Art ... Doha, Qatar ...

Hey everyone … whilst we were in Doha last weekend we checked out the Museum of Islamic Art … I had heard a lot about this place … the exhibits were meant to be interesting but its the architecture of the building I was most looking forward too …

International Travels

For The Love of Art

I joined the middle muppet on a field trip this morning to the Museum of Islamic Art. It is a beautiful building right on the water and it has some amazing architecture and design though-out the building. 373 more words

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