Name a Dwar Challenge

I received positive response from readers of this blog regarding naming a dwar in Jeddah. Thanks to you guys! Very noticeable in the streets of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia are the landmarks in dwar (roundabout). This one, which I barely remember the name, is located between Herra and Sitin Streets. This is very helpful to Filipino OFW, especially when traveling around…

Can anyone name this dwar in Jeddah?

Very noticeable in the streets of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia are the landmarks in dwar (roundabout). This one, which I barely remember the name, has a giant compass and protractor set in the middle. This is very helpful to Filipinos, especially when traveling around the city. After a week long work as a transcriptionist in a military hospital here, I try…

Right Photos for Travel Memories

This is a blog contibution by MJCTJ about his insights on taking the right photos to cherish travel memories. Read the post here>> — Contact Information:  www.myhotbuffet.com Personal Background:  MJCTJ is a bank executive of one of the local banks in Saudi Arabia for almost a year now.  He writes diaries of his experiences during his free time (which is…

Low Cost Airfares: Customer Service and Reason not Included

This is another blog contribution by MJCTJ, narrating his traveling experience with an airline in the Philippines. …we should not fall as mere prey to low cost airlines’ poor service and lack of consideration. Read the full story here >> — Contact Information:  www.myhotbuffet.com Personal Background: MJCTJ is a bank executive of one of the local banks in Saudi Arabia…

Baterfy Masjid – Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

  As commonly seen all over Saudi Arabia, masjid is a place of worship for Muslims. This one, I will name  Baterfy Masjid, is located just beside the accommodation I lived in when I worked in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. It is so close in my flat, that at first I couldn’t sleep whenever there’s salah. But then later on, I…