Saudi National Day 2014

Saudi flags all over the city, green trashy stuff in the stores… Saudi National Day 2014 is around the corner! Every year, Saudis celebrate the day that King Abdulaziz declared the Saudi Kingdom on September 23, 1932. Though, every year? Not really.

Celebrating the country’s unification – and patriotism in general – is a rather Continue reading


Orange fever in Saudi

Brazil and Saudi Arabia: Could there be a wider gap between any other two countries?  Brazil is known for its lascivious women and crazy parties, while in Saudi the sexes are strictly segregated in most situations.

Luckily, there are the diplomats who are often Continue reading