Al Ula is a city in north-western Saudi and one of the governorates of Madinah Region. It was located on the ancient Incense Route, a network of land and sea routes stretching from Mediterranean up to Arabia and India that served as channel for the trading of goods such as incense, spices and other luxury products.
Just recently I discovered that there are 17 gardens and parks inside Diplomatic Quarter. Every park is a new discovery and has amazing, unique things to offer.
The first of its kind in the Kingdom, the Saudi Falcons & Hunting Exhibition aimed to preserve its national heritage and promote falconry and hunting culture to the younger generations.
If you're looking for another fun and unique happening here in Riyadh, try a safari tour at Nofa Wildlife Park.
For my second and third day, I availed day tours where I can explore the Georgian countryside and it's amazing neighbor, the country of Armenia.
Located between the borders of Eastern Europe and Western Asia, the Caucasus is a diverse region with amazing landscape and culture. This is the story of how I spent my 3-day holiday in the ex-Soviet Union countries Georgia & Armenia.
What better way to escape the scorching heat of Riyadh than to go somewhere cold?! Guess where?! To the city of ABHA. For those who say that Saudi Arabia is just a plain hot desert, Abha is an exception. Located more than 900 km southwest of the capital Riyadh, Abha is a favorite summer getaway due to its great location and cool climate throughout the year.
Visita Iglesia or Seven Churches Visitation is a holy tradition among Catholics during the Lenten Season wherein devotees visit at least seven churches and recite the Stations of the Cross. Here is my list of 7 beautiful old churches in the province of Cavite which can be visited during Visita Iglesia