Meet the Man behind “3N” in Jeddah

What is 3N I hear you say? Well until yesterday I possibly would never have known. It was one of the most amazing and exciting experiences I have had. Not … Continue Reading →

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“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 →


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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 →


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Dorothy Boyer Fine Art Exhibition in Jeddah

Yesterday we went to an art exhibition which was held by Dorothy Boyer. We arrived at her home and were warmly greeting upon our arrival even though we were early. … Continue Reading →


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Fine Dining at its Very Best in Jeddah Saudi Arabia

Russell and I went out to dinner for his 60th birthday to celebrate in style. We arrived at a very early 8.30pm at the Hilton Hotel Jeddah. This is a … Continue Reading →


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Getting Around in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Driving and getting around in Jeddah Saudi Arabia, can be quite a challenge. Only men are allowed to drive if they have a Saudi licence which they have to apply … Continue Reading →


Rubbish in Jeddah

When I first came to Jeddah, I was horrified to see all the rubbish laying around everywhere on the streets.  People walked around it, over it or through it. I … Continue Reading →


The Cats in Jeddah

When I first arrived here to Jeddah I could not believe how many wild/stray cats were here.  As you walk around the streets there are was cats and kittens everywhere.  In skip … Continue Reading →