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Flight was good, as well as you can be after 14 hours in a metal tube. Hammad Airport is a beautiful airport at the end of the city sticking out into the Persian Gulf (now called Arabian Gulf). Asif, our driver was waiting to shuttle us to our apt. We got our first look of Doha at night. It is lit up like The Vegas strip.
... being built.
The last stop was at the Waqif Souk, which has around 1500 stalls. Unfortunately we picked the wrong time of day to visit here as most stall holders go home for a rest from 12-4pm. We had 40 minutes to have a wander around here. It was quite warm though, so we had a short wander then stopped for an iced tea. There were some great photo opportunities here, but we had been told that it was illegal to take photos of any of the locals, particularly "women wearing ...
... whole or most of the second leg to try and get back into UK time (we land into London at 9am) as some of us have work on Thursday... We have two and a half hours between landing and boarding our next flight. This is the downside of travelling outside of Europe, not so ******* the outward journey but pretty hard core and ...
... the airport in no time. Lorraine got lost on way to airport to pick me up but lucky its free wifi at Doha airport so managed to message her and say id meet her at the pick up point outside. Really nice to see a familiar face and be able to speak normal again! My times were all to hell now, it was midnight in Doha but only 5pm Brazil time and cause i had slept i was tired. Wonder how long it will take me to get to ...
Having bid farewell to our dear friends in Barcelona, normally it would be about this time that we would be feeling the end of holiday blues, however we had one last little treat to look forward to, a stopover in Doha, Qatar.
Being that we were transiting through Doha anyway it was too good of an opportunity to pass up and we are so pleased that we decided to stop and spend a few days exploring this delightful city. Whilst Rod has spent a lot of time ...