Novotel Al Dana Resort Bahrain
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We did manage to find out what the long weekend was for....some schools finished up that week for the summer break, so the long weekend was given as an opportunity for families to spend more time together. Not sure how true that is, but that's what Terry was told!
So, we made our way to Bahrain for that long weekend 6th - 8th June. Had a …
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 ...
... to. This is how so many pedestrians are robbed by shops.
Another thing. Pedestrians come in two sexes. If it is a male sex pedestrian, he will feel he needs the thing in your shop if it will lead to him engaging in reproductive acts with what he terms a 'hot babe'. This is any healthy young female pedestrian with broad hips, thick lips and high cheekbones who looks like she could easily feed a baby. If the pedestrian ...
Just thought I'd update you with a few little things from the land of sand dunes & camels....although I haven't seen a lot of those, being tucked away here in ex-pat compound land. Sometimes I have to remind myself of where we actually are!
There are a number of Saudi's living in the compound though, so we do see a lot of burqa's & thobes around the place. This sign I see along the ...
... with a community pool, gym, and lounge area (for about 8 homes). My room is separate from his house and is around the back, but is fully furnished. I have my own bathroom and shower, refrigerator, stereo, and a comfy bed. After checking in with my family, I got some much needed rest.
I woke at 4 am and couldn't get back to sleep until after 7, then my host woke me up around 11 wondering why I was still sleeping. He invited to go for a walk, so off we ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility