On the plane and settling in for a very long flight.
Yes, long. Like 8,000 miles.
On top of the world!
Where clouds live.
Flying over the ice cap. You could see icebergs floating around.
The land of Kings and many Sheiks.
Women dress in black with face fully covered.
Men dressed in white with turbans on top of their heads.
It's a concrete world in the middle of the desert.
Egypt? look alike.Lots of water required to keep grass green. Fresh water comes from de-salinization of the Arabian Sea.
We were told that people from Europe and other countries come for the warmer weather.
The tunnel underwater taking you out the Palm Tree Islands. So called because their overall shape is that of a palm tree, from the air.
Lots of glass in every one. I guess they had lots of raw material for glass = sand.