Latest Geography of Saudi Arabia Stories

2010-04-30 11:01:00

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- What if you were given free rein to eat anything you wanted for a whole month? Susie's husband, who recently underwent a triple bypass, was told to eat whatever he wanted for the next month. The only food he craved was the typical "poor man's breakfast" in Saudi Arabia. Find out what it is and see photos on Susie's Big Adventure. http://susiesbigadventure.blogspot.com/2010/04/if-i-could-eat-anything.html Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? in...

2010-04-23 11:01:00

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- A simple trip to the grocery store becomes the perfect reason why women should be allowed to drive in Saudi Arabia - and it's a hot, hot topic right now in the country. Susie describes her disastrous excursion on Susie's Big Adventure. http://susiesbigadventure.blogspot.com/2010/04/its-time-for-women-to-drive-in-saudi.html Astounding works of public art, graffiti, and hookah pipes are featured this week on Susie's other blog, Jeddah Daily...

2010-04-16 11:01:00

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Islam dictates that Muslims should visit the sick. Susie tells about her first experience with exactly what this means on Susie's Big Adventure. http://susiesbigadventure.blogspot.com/2010/04/hospital-visitors.html More sculptures of Jeddah and a meat shop are featured this week on Susie's other blog, Jeddah Daily Photo Journal. http://susieofarabia.wordpress.com/ SOURCE Susie's Big Adventure

2010-04-09 11:01:00

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- With health care still a hot issue in America, Susie's Big Adventure discusses her recent experience with health care in Saudi Arabia. Read all about it on her latest blog post on Susie's Big Adventure. http://susiesbigadventure.blogspot.com/2010/04/triple-bypass.html What do religious pilgrims wear to Makkah? Find out on Susie's other blog, Jeddah Daily Photo Journal. http://susieofarabia.wordpress.com/ SOURCE Susie's Big Adventure

2010-03-05 11:01:00

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Al-Balad is a must-see spot for any visitor to Jeddah. Take a tour with Susie around this fascinating area of the city. http://susiesbigadventure.blogspot.com/2010/03/tour-of-al-balad.html A series of interesting shots taken down on the Corniche along the Red Sea are featured this week on Susie's other blog, Jeddah Daily Photo Journal. http://susieofarabia.wordpress.com/ SOURCE Susie's Big Adventure

2010-02-19 11:01:00

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The religious police in Saudi Arabia were out in full force to ban the celebration of Valentine's Day here. Find out the extreme measures taken to ensure that there is no love in the air in this strict religious country on Susie's Big Adventure. http://susiesbigadventure.blogspot.com/2010/02/valentines-day-massacre.html See two unusually shaped but cool looking restaurants on Susie's photo blog, Jeddah Daily Photo Journal, this past week....

2010-02-05 11:01:00

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- There are many differences between the West and Saudi Arabia. This week Susie explores headline-making news stories about unusual marriages and divorces in the Kingdom. You won't want to miss this post! http://susiesbigadventure.blogspot.com/2010/02/marriage-and-divorce-in-ksa.html Selling socks on the sidewalk and headless store mannequins are featured on Susie's other blog, Jeddah Daily Photo Journal. It's a fascinating peak into a world...

2010-01-15 12:01:00

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- A world renowned public relations firm published findings from a cross cultural survey which compared Arab youth to Western youth in areas such as religion, lifestyle, family and consumerism. Find out the results of the differences and the similarities of this study. http://susiesbigadventure.blogspot.com/2010/01/comparing-arab-and-western-youth.html Graffiti and more public art are waiting for you this week on Susie's other blog, Jeddah...

2010-01-12 09:35:00

BOSTON, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Al-Othman Holding Company, the Saudi Arabian multinational conglomerate, has awarded J/Brice Design International, Inc. its second major real estate design contract in the Saudi Kingdom - The Al Othman Compound, exclusive community of 120-Luxury Villas in Al Khobar, center of the Saudi oil industry. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100112/NE36217 ) Earlier in 2009, Al-Othman Holding Company selected J/Brice (www.jbricedesign.com) to design...

2010-01-08 11:01:00

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Women's rights in Saudi Arabia have a long way to go. Maybe the country could use someone like Rosa Parks to help things along. Read about it on Susie's Big Adventure. http://susiesbigadventure.blogspot.com/2010/01/saudi-arabia-needs-its-own-rosa-parks.html http://susiesbigadventure.blogspot.com/2009/12/western-wife-saudi-husband.html A bedouin's tent on a rocky mountain and lots of wonderful public art sculptures are what's in store for you...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.