InterContinental Regency Bahrain
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This is my second time to go to Bahrain, but the first time to actually have the time to pay a visit to different attractions and do other activities.
We arrived in Bahrain International Airport at around midnight. We rented a car and went to our hotel (Intercontinental Regency Hotel), and went straight to bed.
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 ...
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There is a guy on camp who is leaving soon. He & his wife (who has already gone) have a jungle of a garden. They have offered for us to take what we want as most of it will just go to waste.....the company insist on gardens being put back to how they were when you arrived! I guess it keeps the gardeners busy!!
We were at his place the other afternoon, in 48 C heat mind you, having a look & choosing what we would ...
... 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 ...
... and we were back on the highway. All around you could see the police gearing up for what looked like was a potential zombie invasion. Massive matte-black SUVs covered in armor with mounted machine guns were lined along side roads. Empty fields held companies of officers in full riot gear, lined up as if they were on a parade field.
Despite the huge show of force by the police, I had yet to see any protesters. I figured the police were a ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
The hotel was clean, the food was good and the staff were friendly. We were comfortable staying at this hotel as we did not face any problems during our stay. The location is just perfect as it is close to Manama old Souq, you could just take a walk to the Souq without having to worry about parking.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.