Desert Dream

This ramshackle, rotting structure in the Bahrain desert had been planned as a luxury hotel but the “global financial crisis” reportedly put paid to developers’ plans. It makes me wonder whether the “crisis” was in fact just an excuse by some to shelf plans and make an exit, taking investors’ hard-earned cash with them. But…

Doggone!!

A close friend reported a few days ago his two pet dogs, Lilly and Bambino, were missing from his home. They greeted the family as it returned home late on June 3 but were not in their Tubli villa compound the next morning. And this is not the first time in the last few weeks…