Monday, March 26, 2012

Blogs I enjoy about Saudi Arabia

My life isn't exciting enough for a new post. However, you may enjoy these blogs about Saudi Arabia.

A Canadian in Riyadh
This blog has really funny and useful posts about life as an expat. She doesn't go much into Saudi culture. I read a lot of her blog while looking for places to live in Riyadh and getting a feel for what life would be like. She no longer posts as I think she has moved back to Canada.

Blue Abaya
This blog is written by a Finnish woman, married to a Saudi man. She works as a nurse at a hospital. I find this blog interesting because she has a lot of interactions with Saudis. She has an insider/outsider perspective that I find fascinating. Her posts are funny as well.

American Bedu
This blog has a lot of fascinating posts about Saudi history, culture, and useful info for expats.

Images of Saudi
A photography blog with images of Saudi Arabia.

I know there are many more, but these four are blogs I read frequently. Enjoy!


  1. Thanks for the links! I was telling a friend on Saturday just how wonderful I think you are to see all your experiences as an adventure. Thank you for sharing via your blog. I read a couple of posts on these other blogs and find myself even more intrigued.

  2. There are lots of things to enjoy in Saudi Arabia. The people are very friendly and approachable and the foods are great.