Yards of scrap

This is one of Bahrain’s well-known scrap yards where one can get any part of any car and any make. One just needs patience. It’s a ‘goldmine’ for anyone who has had a minor accident, or needs just one small, but critical, spare part. However, I was not as lucky since parts of “large American…

The grave yard

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 India, ruled the seas around the country, whether engaged in trade with far off lands or fishing. Dhows are now almost all steel and fiberglass…