Travel Blogs from Hafr Al Batin
...continued in a new post so I can put a map pin at the right location.
We also decided to take another detour on the way back to the city, driving to the Saudi border and back on Highway 70. More sand drifts. Far less threatening. Flat, 4 lane highway all the way there and back. 6 hour round trip without a break. I was completely ...
... the border.....and we were fast tracked.
Drive through Saudi was amazing, so much empty space. I hate to see what the "empty quarter" looks like.
Because of the border delay we were running a little late. Expected to get in to Hafr Al Batin just after dark.
However, as dusk approached the dust in the air increased to the point that it blocked the sun an hour before sunset. While traveling through a ...