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The Top 3 Cities to See While Visiting Saudi Arabia
1st November 2023 by PommieTravels
Today, we're diving into the captivating realm of Saudi Arabia. This enchanting country, with its fascinating mix of tradition and contemporary allure, has become a magnet for globetrotters seeking a truly unique experience. Whether you're drawn to the vibrant cities or the historical wonders, Saudi Arabia has something for everyone. Join us as we uncover the top three cities to visit in this captivating country and discover the best activities to make your trip truly unforgettable. So, grab...
Radisson Blu Hotel, Riyadh Qurtuba - Visiting my 171st country!
5th August 2022 by Two Monkey's Travel
Cheers to my 171st country - Saudi Arabia! And for this special event, it was Radisson Blu Hotel, Riyadh Qurtuba that hosted me! Finally! After my second attempt, I entered Saudi Arabia. My first attempt was last March 2020 but unfortunately, I got stuck at the Riyadh Airport due to the last-minute Covid rules at that time so I just decided to cancel my Saudi Arabia trip. But hey! Here I am now, much bolder and happier!...
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6th September 2021 by Jason Billam
Medina is the second Holiest city in Islam after Mecca. It's here where the Prophet Muhammad lived and died. Millions of Pilgrims flood to both Mecca and Medina every year. Whilst touring Saudi Arabia at the beginning of 2020, I passed Medina on my way to Al Ula from Jeddah. Having been told by various sources it was okay for me to roam around the city (but avoid entering the Prophet's Mosque), I decided to take the opportunity to explore. Traditionally, non Muslims have been forbidden...
How to get a Saudi Arabia Tourist Visa in London for British Citizens
27th January 2021 by Two Monkey's Travel
For years, people have seen Saudi Arabia as a closed-off country with very strict rules. Tourists heading off to this rich country (both in terms of money and resources) are unheard of until a sudden change in the country’s laws allowed the processing of a visitor’s visa to those who want to see the country in the early months of 2018....
The Edge of the World Tour From Riyadh
22nd January 2021 by The Wandering Quinn
The Edge of the World, have you ever wondered what it would look like? Well, as it turns out, going on an Edge of the World Tour is one of the top things to do in Riyadh so when you visit Saudi Arabia and Riyadh, you can find out! Riyadh is a huge sprawling city but it doesn’t take long to get out of the city, into the desert, and witness this Wonder of the World for yourself!...
How to travel Saudi Arabia on a budget
29th May 2020 by The Wandering Quinn
With Saudi Arabia newly opened to tourists, it seems that it’s the intrepid backpackers like myself wanting to see what this closed-off Kingdom is like over the traveller with plenty of money. We associate â€˜backpacking’ with â€˜budget travel’, so can you backpack Saudi Arabia and can you travel Saudi Arabia on a budget?Well, I will tell you now that Saudi is NOT a budget destination, at least not right now whilst it gets used to tourism....
How to visit the Riyadh diplomatic quarter: Things to do
20th January 2021 by The Wandering Quinn
Whether you’re a tourist in Riyadh looking for where to go in Riyadh, or a local in Riyadh visiting one of the many Embassies located in the Diplomatic Quarter Riyadh. Here is how to get to the Diplomatic Quarter, things to do in Riyadh Diplomatic Quarter and how to visit the Diplomatic Quarter in Riyadh....
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