Archive | March 2016

Riyadh Spring Festival 2016

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The weather is changing, the flowers are calling and I must go. 🙂

Who doesn’t love flowers? Whenever I see flowers in full bloom it gives me the feeling of tranquility and bliss. So when I learned about the spring festival here in Riyadh, I immediately convinced myself to go and check it out. Continue reading

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Trip to Al Marai Factory & Bakery

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L’usine breads, 7 Days Croissant, Alyoum Chicken….what do these products have in common?

The answer is…. they are all produced by Al Marai!

Located more than 110 km from the city center is Al Marai, the largest vertically integrated dairy company in the world. Continue reading

A Glimpse of Princess Nourah University

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Wandering the largest university for women in the world is such an opportunity that should never be missed.

Although women’s right in Saudi Arabia is limited, it doesn’t mean that they cannot avail of the excellent education that they deserve. The establishment of Princess Nourah University is a breakthrough in women empowerment.

Princess Nourah bint Abdul Rahman University (PNU) formerly known as Riyadh University for Women is a public university in Riyadh. Continue reading