Travel Blogs from Qatar

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Doha to home, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Doha to home

A travel blog entry by shyams

For first time checked in early for the flight. was informed the airport is going to be very crowded, but on contrary it was normal than before..   the online checkin counter was crowded more than normal checkin.. hmmm funny. had just one ...

Nothing Special, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Nothing Special

A travel blog entry by tpuckett


The weather is really getting nice which it normally does about now. The days are in the 70s I guess with beautiful crisp blue sky's. We had a little rain a few days ago which cleaned the sand out of the air. My AP kids, a class of five, talked me into ...

Finally here, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Finally here

A travel blog entry by usafmmanuel


I am here finally... I got here this morning... 0130 did not get to the room until 0430... I was placed in a temperary facility... with 10 guys to a room... so much noice... no rest there... I tried to sleep but just couldnt... but I got my new living ...

Oct 10, 2011, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Oct 10, 2011

A travel blog entry by philip.hamblin


On our way!, Doha, Qatar travel blog

On our way!

A travel blog entry by tansyjefferies


I had planned to write my first blog entry a couple of weeks before departure, but between travel, work and frantic last minute trip preparation (read: purchasing of an entire new wardrobe) this fell by the wayside. Having spent the best part of a year ...

Kettu Qatarissa, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Kettu Qatarissa

A travel blog entry by arktinen_kettu


Kyllä nyt on saatu kuumuutta valovuosien edestä. Qatarin kuumuus oli huimaava! Kettu pyörähti katsomassa Sheikki Faisalin 45-vuoden aikana keräilemiä esineitä ja niitähän riitti. Museota ollaan laajentamassa noin neljä kertaa isommaksi. Nyt oli ...

Back to the Middle East!, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Back to the Middle East!

A travel blog entry by joancauldwell

Needless to say the last entry was actually written in Doha. While I was writing it, I sent Angela off to take a photo of the forbidden duty-free shops (ref last entry from Doha). She came scuttling back without the photo as she said that a security ...

The misadventures of Doha, Qatar, Doha, Qatar travel blog

The misadventures of Doha, Qatar

A travel blog entry by camelsandtacos


... and beaten down version of Dubai complete with expats, tall buildings, and malls. Not exactly a flagships for culture. File Qatar as a "paycheck" destination.   Taxi are inexpensive but expect to endure a long travel time from point A to point B. ...

Happy Memorial Day, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Happy Memorial Day

A travel blog entry by luarzepol


It is the un-official start of the summer back home, this weekend. Every one will be off from work, I would have probably grilled something outside and had some family over. But I worked on SharePoint today.  Working on customized web ...

Airbound in Qatar: Arabian Sessions, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Airbound in Qatar: Arabian Sessions

A travel blog entry by airbound

Airbound in Qatar: Arabian Sessions   Coral is sharp.  Water is wet.  Sun is hot.  Fanta is refreshing.  Kiting the Arabian Gulf is super awesome.  Airbound threads are stylish.  There are a few things that you know are ...

Bollywood, Chilensk rødvin og VM i sandkassen, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Bollywood, Chilensk rødvin og VM i sandkassen

A travel blog entry by daniel.brandt

... være klar på menneske strømmen til VM i fodbold i 2022, hvilket jeg på ingen måde kan forstå, skal afholdes i Qatar… De har hverken nogen nævneværdige fodbold traditioner eller passion for det. Det bliver hurtigt over 45 grader hernede om ...

Melbourne to Venice, Qatar, Qatar travel blog

Melbourne to Venice

A travel blog entry by bigalsav66

... check in procedures these days so boarding was quick and easy. We Left Melbourne on time at 11 o clock and the flight with Qatar airlines has been great. A few unsettled kids around us but not too bad. The service is excellent, hostesses very polite and ...

Qatar Airways First Class: Cairo - Doha, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Qatar Airways First Class: Cairo - Doha

A travel blog entry by cariverga


... было непросто.         Qatar использует две ...

Qatar - lotnisko Doha, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Qatar - lotnisko Doha

A travel blog entry by podroznik

Przed wylądowaniu proszą byśmy zapoznali się z prawie 10 minutowym filmem bo poruszanie się po tym lotnisku jest mega trudne i chcą byśmy napewno wszyscy dobrze trafili. Zasada jest taka, ze każdy w ...

Welcome to Doha, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Welcome to Doha

A travel blog entry by manie_harris

I have been to Doha a few times for business, but now I have come to stay for a year or ...

Pit Stop in Qatar, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Pit Stop in Qatar

A travel blog entry by bloggybiscuit


We landed in Doha at 7.30am local time and due to a few hours delay on the first flight we were able to board our flight to Bangkok straight away. As it was morning by now, my body clock already adjusting, I decided to watch Dallas Buyer's Club to see ...

Sleeping Anywhere, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Sleeping Anywhere

A travel blog entry by shirley.wells.3


Well after wandering around for awhile we found a seat near the gate and sat down to wait. I am now a proper international traveller. I have more than the 1 allowable carry on and I can sleep anywhere. Including the concrete floor! Finally on the plane ...

Doha, Doha, Qatar travel blog


A travel blog entry by petermonals


Day 2 continued, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Day 2 continued

A travel blog entry by ccarew

After landing at Doha airport, which is the exact opposite of Heathrow with only two runways and a handful of planes, I met my dad at the arrivals exit. Traffic in cities in the middle east is probably some of the worst in the world, so arriving at ...

Desert Fun, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Desert Fun

A travel blog entry by iain_todd1985

So we arrived at Doha checked into the Swiss Bel Hotel and caught up with some sleep! We went out Sunday to the city centre mall and went shopping, we were surprised to find that most things are quite cheep even electronics due to it being a tax free ...

layover number ????, Doha, Qatar travel blog

layover number ????

A travel blog entry by sharon_suzhou

this layover is in Qatar - wonder if my passport has enough blank pages???? the plane landed at noon and we depart at 9PM, hope to explore a ...

Day 4 - Culture Night, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Day 4 - Culture Night

A travel blog entry by gina.denbow


This evening was Cultural Night at the conference where each country was represented by wearing traditional costumes/clothing, performing dances, songs and musics, skits, and slideshows.  The clothing was amazing.  To begin the event, there was ...

Stop over in Doha, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Stop over in Doha

A travel blog entry by vince75


Voici la première marche de mon "périple", l'aéroport de Doha, dans lequel je dois prendre mon mal en patience pendant plus de 5h. J'ai longuement hésité à effectué un petit trip en dehors de l'aéroport, mais le prix du visa (pour seulement 4h), ...

My Eid Holiday, Somewhere in, Qatar travel blog

My Eid Holiday

A travel blog entry by shawndeleu


... I explored a fort in the northern tip of the country.  In one day, I had gone from the southern end to the northern end - Qatar is not a big country.  The fort, which was built in 1938, was not too exciting but I always like getting out of the ...

good salary man, come, Doha, Qatar travel blog

good salary man, come

A travel blog entry by fennec

Call Nepal for 100 security men Salary : 550 QAR (110 EUR) per month Visa & accomodation: company all food: employee 1 round trip flight ticket after completion of 2 years Who want the job? Carefull, just 100 PCS. Amazing no? And there are ...

We've finally set off!, Doha, Qatar travel blog

We've finally set off!

A travel blog entry by bracken.tighe


Today we left home! It feels like we have been waiting forever and the day has finally come. Mum and dad took us to the airport and dad witnessed me trying to check in by myself for the first time. I don't think that gave him much hope haha. We said our ...

Sand Dunes, Singing Dunes, Qatar travel blog

Sand Dunes

A travel blog entry by globe.trotter


The entire country of Qatar is about 100 miles across. So today we decided to drive around part of it and just find things. We headed south of Doha. We found a few beaches. The water is very shallow for a long distance could walk two-three ...

Doha to Barcelona, Doha, Qatar travel blog

Doha to Barcelona

A travel blog entry by tomodea

We only had a bit over two hours in the new Qatar lounge at Doha. It is huge!!  There are many seating options over two levels.  As well I think there was a prayer room, smoking room, family room and business room plus other rooms I missed. ...

5 daily calls to prayer, Doha, Qatar travel blog

5 daily calls to prayer

A travel blog entry by carpefeline

    I know the 5 pilars of Islam and I know that 5 times to pray daily is one of the pilars.  I heard the first call to prayer this morning, sometime between 4 and 5 a.m.  I am in my hotel now, working on my computer with ...

Quirks of Qatar, Al Khawr, Qatar travel blog

Quirks of Qatar

A travel blog entry by globe.trotter


I did manage to go to Doha and visit the City Center. This is a huge mall, and I mean huge. It is five stories high and has three wings. The middle of the mall even has an ice rink! Parking is insane, but after Thailand all drivers seem calm anywhere ...

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