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Life in Saudi Arabia

Learn about our life in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. From culture to language to historical sites, we are learning new things about this amazing country all the time.

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Recent Articles

KAUST Bike Week
If you’re a regular reader of our blog, you probably know that we’re big fans of cycling, so when we

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My Ticket To Juilliard
If only I really had a shot at Juilliard. I don't. Let's get that clear at the start. You see,

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Farmer’s Market: a WEP Event
As I mentioned in my previous post about the KAUST 5k, the Winter Enrichment Program or "WEP" is a time

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KAUST 5k Run: a WEP Activity
Every year in January, KAUST hosts what is called the Winter Enrichment Program or "WEP" for short. During this time,

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Places: Piatto Italian Restaurant
We bought a car in May, and we are enjoying the freedom this gives us to explore places off the

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When Blonde Guys Wear Thobes…
There is an old, historic shopping area of Jeddah called Al Balad where you can wander through old buildings and

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Zion National Park
In the spring, we had the opportunity to explore an area of the United States that neither one of us

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Merry Christmas from Eric & Ashley!

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Changes are Coming
Depending on your normal news source, you may have seen reports that some big changes are coming to the Kingdom

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the Grand Canyon
I went to the Grand Canyon as a kid, and I know I thought it was cool back then.  What

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Places: Fire Grill Fresh Mex Kitchen
It's no secret that we love Mexican food (and by Mexican, I mean Tex-Mex).  In fact, we had a very

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Take a “Page” Out of Our Book: an afternoon in Page, Arizona
This world is an amazing place, and there are so many incredible sights in nature that it's nearly impossible to

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