Midnight Anglers

Dozens of enthusiastic young men were angling on a bridge linking Bahrain’s capital, Manama and the island of Muharraq at midnight yesterday. While it is not often surprising to see a few of them on the busy Shaikh Isa bin Salman Causeway, I found so many at the same time, and at that hour, unusual….

Trash the garbage

The trash that we leave behind on our beaches and a lack of proper cleaning infrastructure seems to have caught up with this seagull as it took flight on Bahrain’s Busaiteen coast. While trying to ‘capture’ some of the birds that routinely make the coast their home in the evening, I ‘got’ this one with…