Juffair Grand Hotel
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Wednesday 10th July, 9.30pm. First night of Ramadan. Wow! I just got back from a long walk on the nearby walking trail. The hot & humid night air was filled with prayers, chanted over loud speakers from the many mosques on camp. The beautiful, soulful sounds were coming from all angles........a truly unique ...
... we will find out more information in the meantime to help with the process.
Ramadan starts tomorrow (9th July), or the next day, depending on the crescent moon.
It's also Terry's birthday tomorrow :-)
During Ramadan, which lasts about 1 month, there are a number of changes on a day to day basis. Shops are only open in the morning & then reopen in the evening until late at night. Cafe's & restaurants are closed during the daylight ...
... sex, she will feel she needs the thing in the shop if it will lead to a generous, strong, rich, high status male pedestrian that demonstrates ability to quickly recover from adversity (whom she will call a 'man') investing in her.
So, cities are generally civilised, safe and easy to live in. Except for pedestrians, who need to stick to their footpaths. If not, they will be run over or stolen from in these large malls of ...
... in the Middle East & Saudi is the worst!
On a lighter note......sorry to really annoy you......but petrol here is 12 cents a litre! We filled the tank the other day & it cost $3.50 :-)
Social Life: Robyn, myself & some other friends went to an outdoor party at the US Embassy last weekend. It was a hoot. The DJ played some great old tunes that got us up for a boogie. ...
... with highs reaching 122 degrees in the summer! It is customary for the men to receive guests every day in their home; however the women only receive guests on special occasions. They are usually not seen in the home when the men entertain; they only are present when serving. Women must be completely covered when in public and can only not be covered when in the walls of their own homes. Marriages ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service