Ten Things to Love About Winter in Riyadh

The days have grown shorter; the nights have gotten longer; the malls have become a haven for sale hunters; the temperature has dropped; and you have lost that motivation to work out. These only mean one thing: winter has completely taken over. While we adore the “hotness” of summer for it facilitates a plethora of outdoor…

Riyadh Park’s Grandeur and Cinemas

In April 2018, KSA marked another milestone with the launch of the first public cinema in the capital city after quite some time. This is, of course, part of the country’s efforts to intensify tourism and further develop the entertainment industry. View this post on Instagram Riyadh Park is currently drawing considerable attention not only…

In The Limelight: Riyadh’s Tallest Skyscraper, Kingdom Centre

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has always been in a flinty horse race with the United Arab Emirates when it comes to the world’s tallest, plushest skyscrapers since the 21st century. As a matter of fact, the former is currently erecting the superstructure on the north side of Jeddah that will surely bury in the…

Top 5 “Free of Charge” Tourist Attractions for Nature Nature Lovers in Riyadh

We, humans, have an intrinsic emotional need to connect with nature (also known as biophilia) and this has been repeatedly proven through researches or reviews such as “Health benefits of urban vegetation and green space: Research roundup”; “Environmental Benefits of Green Space – Project Evergreen”; “Health benefits of green spaces in the living environment: A systematic review of epidemiological…

Starbucks Reserve’s Second Outlet in Riyadh

This is great news for coffee connoisseurs and lovers in Riyadh! Starbucks has recently launched another “Starbucks Reserve” at its Takhassussi Branch in Tafaseel Centre. The second of its kind in the city. View this post on Instagram The Starbucks Reserve Experience – 4 #arab360 #lovinsaudi #saudiimages #sauditourism #lifeinsaudiarabia #riyadh #riyadhguide #riyadhphoto #theceilingchronicles #coffeelovers #coffeetime…

Hollywood Circus invading Riyadh from June 15 to July 14

As you now know, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has been drawing shows such as the Monster Jam (“Monster Trucks Crash in Riyadh“) that contribute to the development of the entertainment industry in 2017. This time around, the Kingdom has intensified its efforts in realizing that dream of making the locals and expats of all ages…

Giving You A Million Reasons To Love and Travel To Riyadh

Since the day I started exploring Riyadh’s nature and architectural wonders, the interest in learning about and seeing more of them did not wane. Riyadh has redefined my idea of what a modern Muslim city in the desert looks like: unique, stylish, and relevant. Over the years, it has proven its worth as one of…

Joyride to Nofa Farm and Resorts’ Safari Park & 1MW Solar Power Plant

It was already gloaming when Ace came to fetch us from the lawn (“Nofa Farm and Resorts: A Private Oasis of Tranquility and Restful Retreat”). Yahoo! Off to Safari Park at last. When we were at the court’s parking lot, we were given the privilege to choose between a van and a 4×4 pickup. The adventurous spirit…

Wadi Namar And Its Hidden Paradise

It’s no secret that yours truly is a licensed nature lover. My social media platforms, full of nature photos, can attest to that. Yesterday, July 5, I was extra cheerful — secretly — knowing that July 6 was declared a public holiday. Since this happens only once a year, like really once a year, an…