Category - Qatar

Qatar Papers for 17 January 2015

Today’s Headlines #44

From Doha, Qatar, for 17 January 2015. Quite likely the first and last time that stories about Slovenia and John McCain, the man who unleashed Sarah Palin onto the world, will ever appear together on the front page of a Gulf region newspaper...

West Bay, Doha, Qatar at night

Doha Nightscapes

Here’s a brief series of nightscapes shot in May 2014 in the West Bay district of Doha, the capital of Qatar, per capita the richest country in the world, and one of the fastest growing cities in the world. I visited here a few times...

Fuwairit Beach, Qatar

Fuwairit Beach, Qatar

Located about 80 kilometers north of Doha, Fuwairit Beach is both the setting for the 121st (!) straight Pic du Jour and marks the spot where I took a dip in the Persian Gulf for the first time. A bit rocky, but nice. Saturday’s high...