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Doha and surrounds (Qatar)

I visited Qatar a few years ago, and it was my first visit to a Gulf country. The capital of  Doha felt a bit like Disneyland in the desert at night, with a skyline full of modern / futuristic buildings, many lit up brightly as well. 573 more words

Al Corniche

An Unexpected Pilgrimage -- A Two-Hour Walk from Costa Corniche to Museum of Islamic Art Park

     Sunlight was seeping in between my window’s curtains, and it signaled me that it was time to get up and start the day. I was feeling bummed-out inside my room, so I decided to go to Doha Corniche – … 1,229 more words


Three days in Qatar

With eleven days for winter break, Chris and I decided to seek warmer weather, and picked Qatar and Oman: a perfect winter destination. We took a 884 more words


Doha Oct 2017

We made a pit stop in Doha, Qatar on our way back from Africa.  Qatar Airways has very good connections from Asia to the different African countries.  489 more words


Culture Vulture | Museum of Islamic Art

The Museum of Islamic Art in Doha is one of the best museums in the country.  Inside and out, the place is just beautiful.  As I read from the museum’s website, the architect behind the design is I.M. 40 more words


My First Fortnight

Its hard to believe I have already been living in Doha for 15 days. Time has passed so quickly since I stepped off the plane and into the extreme heat that still surprises me every time I go outside. 457 more words


In Transit: A delightful Day in Doha

The intercom hummed into life and I sat up with a start, the eye mask still wrapped incongruously around my face. “Ladies and gentlemen, we are beginning our descent to Hamad International airport…”.  689 more words