Transylvania the home of “Dracula” – Romania

Just about everyone knows of, has read or watched the horror story of “Dracula” written by  the Irish novelist Bram Stoker. Some even ask the question was he REAL or … Continue Reading →

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The Pearl of the Mediterranean “Antalya”

Some friends of ours suggested we go to Antalya while we are in Turkey. We took their advice. We got Laila from Buruj Travel who we have used before to … Continue Reading →


A Turkish Delight – “Istanbul”

Many of the expats here in Jeddah had told us that Istanbul was a beautiful place to go for a holiday. They were right! We were told about a little … Continue Reading →


“Sleysla Centre” Traditional Saudi Handicrafts in Jeddah

Recently I organised a trip on the bus from our compound to go to the” Sleysla Centre“, part of  the Al-Faisalya Women Welfare Society.  I had spoken to “Sanna” the head … Continue Reading →


BBC – Travel Interview with Lindsey Galloway – Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Lindsey Galloway from BBC – Travel emailed me and asked if I would be willing to do an interview about what it is like living in Jeddah. She had read … Continue Reading →


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“Quilting Bees”First Ever Public Quilt Exhibition in Jeddah

All the “Quilting Bees” of Jeddah were very excited to be holding our first ever public Quilt Exhibition in Jeddah. A few of the ladies volunteered to set up the premises at the … Continue Reading →


Quilting Exhibition Invite

Jeddah’s Very First “Quilt Exhibition” – May 7th and 8th 2014

The “Jeddah Bees Quilting Guild” are very proud and excited to announce Jeddah’s very first quilting exhibition. This event is not to be missed. Place:      The House of … Continue Reading →


10 Things you Need to Know About Living in Jeddah Saudia Arabia

  Thanks to all those people who supported me by leaving comments about this blog. Because of you I won Silver. 🙂   In 2012 my husband’s was approached by … Continue Reading →


Llamas

Walking with Llama’s in Devon

Walking with Llama’s, Rain, clear blue skies, flowers and greenery, AWESOMELY BEAUTIFUL! I arrived at Heathrow Airport after a great flight with my light suitcase only weighing 10kg, and hand … Continue Reading →


Globe best

The Globe – Jeddah

Last night we went with some friends to The Globe Lounge and Restaurant. I had bought 3 Cobones for 79 SR each normally would be 149SR. We arrived at The … Continue Reading →