Crowne Plaza Riyadh Minhal
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- Airport Transportation
- Minbar in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Smoking rooms available
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... Rick and Judy and Robyn one Saturday night. When you have a large party you can have a private room and when you have a private room the ladies can remove their abayas, both good reasons. The restaurant was very busy and filled with locals so we expected a traditional meal. I think we got it. Click on the pictures to read the story behind this unique dining experience. ...
Well, it's been an adventure. After last nights fiasco, I finally got to bed at 2am, to fall asleep at 3am and get up 8am for breakfast. Entering the breakfast area, one of our group was told to go back and cover up her tight top. All the other women were burka'd up until a screen was put around them and their husbands at the table to allow them to remove the face mask and eat. Fascinating! Still not having been given any info about how to get to the airport, we were ...
... well until we were dropped at the hotel (whose name we only got the day before leaving London after several requests), to find at 1am now that we had no reservation. Thankfully our guide was contactable and managed to sort it out enabling us to crash into bed at 2am! We leave later this morning for an internal flight, but not having any information on how to get there I think we will be making our own way there! More to follow ...
... these shops look great. The signs are all in Arabic of course but you can tell what they sell by the pictures on their signs. What is interesting about this type of shop is you generally get a series of shops in a row all selling the same thing. One block will be different electronics stores, another will sell baby clothes, another fruit and vegetables. Makes sense for the shopper to have them all together. The best for last is the shopping ...
... at their command post on the edge of a plateau cliff overlooking the wide, low valley below. They suspect that the roving baboon army is down there, but must be lured up into the team's trap first to secure victory. Some of the adventurers used baboon mating calls and others dispersed orange fruit aromas to attract any baboon presence. The lure worked perfectly! Dozens of baboons emerged from their now ...