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Camping in Harithi

A May 2002 trip to Jeddah by Ursula Winters

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Quote: One weekend, we and some of our friends decided to camp in Harithi (about 3 hours from Jeddah in east direction). The drive towards Taif up to the escarpment was pretty pleasant, but the path to Harithi campsite was very rough and steep.

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On Thursday afternoon, 2nd May 2002, we decided to camp at Harithi. There were five cars in convoy: us and four other families. The drive towards Taif up to the escarpment was pretty pleasant and uneventful till we arrived at the builders' yard. From then on, we followed the map carefully, as we didn't want to get lost like the first time we were there. The path to Harithi campsite was very rough and steep. It was quite exciting and scary at the same time. We quickly put our tents up and started the BBQ, as it was 5:30pm already. As the night went, the temperature was going down slowly. All of us put on our warm sweaters and started the bonfire once it was dark. We had a nice BBQ di...Read More

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Ursula Winters

Ursula Winters
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

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