The Kempinski Julai'a Hotel & Resort Kuwait
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... scores of serious abuses, and the fact that these are poor, corrupt countries banning their citizens coming here makes the message even stronger that there is something wrong about how maids are treated in the Gulf. The latest map also shows that two of the largest sources of workers, India and the Philippines, may no longer be sending their citizens here. I kept the map general, simply saying it's to 'a gulf country', but in this case it's ...
... br> We have beaten the weather
The earth itself
Is our thing
We are not Locke's fearful beggars
Stumbling through a Nature
Whose primary response is to try to kill us
Our lives are not solitary
Poor, brutish or short
Thanks to oil
Thanks to Arabia
The life of a King the poorest of us lead
The 1000 construction workers
In creating Qatar's ...
... camel to encourage it along with the little spinning arm with a whip attached to it. The camels didn't seem too perturbed by the whole situation but some of them looked pretty exhausted by the end of what were quite long races - 4km+, and one or two were foaming at the mouth by the end.
Team Time Trial
I joined BIKE, a mostly Filipino bicycle club. We ride 50 odd kilometres every Friday in the biggest bunch ride ...
Karl didn't want to quit. 18 years ago, the year Windows 95 was released he idly observed, was when he took his first experimental drag. It was nothing special at the time.This was just one of a great list of things his 12 year old self had tried out. Pouring paint thinners on a small pile of rubbish in the back yard at a friend's house. Lighting it. Whilst standing too close. The smell of burnt hair wafted back to him across ...
I notice that the Westerners are subtly condescending to the, admittedly usually junior position, Easterners. I also note that not many Easterners and Westerners seem to be friends. I bought a dishdasha (see pic of me in front of mirror in last post with white robe/head dress on) and jokingly showed a picture of it to a couple of colleagues. None of them had one, which of course means nothing about whether they're racist, but I don't know it just seemed to contribute to ...
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King Fahad Road 30 Exit 245, Julai'a | Hotelfrom $281