Working Hard in Dhahran April 21st 2009 I’m sorry I’m getting a bit spotty about doing these blogs. My days have been really long and I was afraid that if I stayed up any longer, I’d have to wake up before I went to sleep. Doing all-nighters may be OK when you are 19 but when you are let’s say considerably older than 19 it’s not such a good idea. Falling asleep when you are doing a briefing or snoring during a presentation ... read more
Middle East » Saudi Arabia » Dhahran In 1902, ABD AL-AZIZ bin Abd al-Rahman Al Saud captured Riyadh and set out on a 30-year campaign to unify the Arabian Peninsula. A son of ABD AL-AZIZ rules the country today, and the country's Basic Law stipulates that the throne shall remain in the ... ... read more
I traveled to Saudi Arabia in February, April, May, and October 2009 and in February and April 2010. I have now returned in 2012. This blog was written as a journal of my experiences and as a way of keeping in touch with family and friends.
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