A Saudi Life An expatriate family surviving the real Saudi Arabia

A Saudi Life: An Expatriate Family Surviving The Real Saudi Arabia

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Let’s start with an introduction. I’m Mart, a British expatriate and my wife Mirasol is from the Philippines. Our son Rafael is just five years old. We call him a ‘Brit-Fil’. We usually live between our home on Siargao Island in the Philippines and the fishing town of Cromer in England. However, a fairly lucrative teaching contract brought me to …

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5 Awesome Things to Enjoy in Saudi Arabia

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Why You Should Travel to Saudi Arabia? Saudi Arabia is one of the Middle East destinations where you can find a big percentage of Overseas Filipino Workers. Despite the various heartbreaking work-related experiences of some kababayans (Fellow Filipinos) in  this country,  there are still a lot of people who want to secure a job here. Travel to Saudi Arabia and miss to do …

10 Awesome Things to Do in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

10 Awesome Things to Do in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

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<This article was written on November 2015, some information might be outdated> How about some tips on things to do in Riyadh? Despite the strict rules and the conservative nature, Riyadh is a place that you will surely love. It has lots of things and places for both expats and locals to enjoy. There are different ways to explore this …

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Life in the Middle East: Moved to Saudi Arabia for Love

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Every person has different reasons to travel. Actually, for me, every person is a traveler with different purpose, proclivity, and destinations. It could be for business, leisure, study, immigration, hobby, medical purpose, etc. As for me, I traveled outside my country for the first time to honour my commitment to someone that I loved. I contrived to go only to …