Kuwait City Journals

The Insider's Kuwait

A May 2002 trip to Kuwait City by britlitgoddess

Quote: Most Americans who visit Kuwait do so for military or business reasons and never get the opportunity to see the essense of Kuwaiti life and culture. Much of what is truly Kuwait hides beneath the surface. Here's the insider's version.

The Insider's Kuwait

Overview

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10 Kuwait Experiences I will never forget: 1. The view from the observation deck at the top of Kuwait Towers. 2. Sailing on the Persian Gulf. 3. Visiting with the Committee on P.O.W. affairs. 4. Speaking with young women about Islam and politics at Kuwait University. 5. Shopping at the many souks and the Bedouin market. 6. Viewing the devastation to the Kuwait oil fields caused by the Iraqi invasion and listening to accounts of the invasion at the War Memorial. 7. Learning about the history of Islamic art at the Tareq Rajab Museum. 8. Attending a diwaniya -- usually restricted to men only. 9. Listening to prayers during a tour of the Grand Mosque. 10. Drinking fres...Read More

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britlitgoddess

britlitgoddess
MARKS, Mississippi