This is the Colosseum – and it’s in Bahrain! Yes, it is the same shape and look as the famous amphitheater in Rome, Italy – and perhaps inspired by its […]
These dhows, at a corner of the Arad Bay in Bahrain, have seen better days for sure. Gone are the times when solid wooden dhows, made of imported teak from […]
The beautiful and dense orange sunset over Bahrain’s Sakhir desert. And with the weather suddenly taking a turn for the better, at 25 degrees C, the feeling is awesome.
This view of the “entrance” to Manama, the Bahraini capital, is all too familiar with all of us in this tiny island nation. And each time I go there, this […]
This is perhaps Bahrain’s first hotel, how fallen on bad days like so many other heritage sites. The Bahrain Hotel came into existence in the 1940’s and was once a […]
It was low tide and when that happens, the sea smells. Really, it does! Add to that the high humidity and it becomes rather unbearable walking on the coastline. It […]
This almost dried off shrub is the only vegetation in the sandy and rocky area where we often go for an evening walk on the Busaiteen coast. Word has it […]