Travel Blogs from Salmiyah
I came to Kuwait to visit a long-distance friend that I'd only met once in person. We often spoke online and one day I decide that before my trip to Asia, I would stop by to visit. It was an interesting visit. The culture is definitely different and it taught me to learn to be humble, thoughtful, and aware all at the same time. It was a 3-day ...
Robert Tyson, I am not looking for a leader or
But a reminder.
Yes I have been good and
Made the most of this opportunity
Thrown myself out there but
It's been 10 months and I'm getting
Used to it.
The window is open,
The refreshing breeze carries Friday's prayers.
This, and so many other things don't scare me anymore.
I am ...
... she made her way back to the ticket office, where they watched the movie for a few moments from the projection room, which comically enough had a poster of Inglourious Basterds on the wall.
She got up off the couch and unplugged her phone from the charger, wondering what David was up to.
"Simin," muttered her father from the other side of the living room. She turned her phone so it wasn't visible from his direction. "Mmm?" she asked, on Whatsapp with David at ...
... of statements, but the fact that I was not at home but in a conservative Muslim country like Kuwait gave me pause.
This was a humbling moment. I've long been proud of my capacity for nonconformity. Wearing my kilt has been like my biggest, easiest most impressive way to display this. Now I had to deal with the fact that I was going to have to admit defeat. I had to admit that actually I did like my job and the international career I was ...
... at one point, reading a part of her speech until she regained composure and could continue. It was interesting to observe for me given my thoughts about human agency earlier in the week. It was quite a convenient, timely exposure of my thoughts to an aid enterprise.
As one might expect, we were all a bit uncomfortable when she became nervous but something really nice happened each time, the whole ...
Other places to stay in Salmiyah
PO Box 7306, Salmiyah | 3 star hotelfrom $362
Marina Mall, Arabian Gulf Road, 446, Salmiyah | Hotelfrom $384
Arabian Gulf Road, Salmiyah | 4 star hotelfrom $126
Qatar Street, Salmiyah | 1 star hotelfrom $124
Building 17, Street 1, Block 5, Salmiyah | 3 star hotelfrom $253
PO Box 3700, Salmiyah | Hotelfrom $140