Kuwait is between Saudi Arabia and Iraq .It is among the touristic countries in the world. Whenever you visit Kuwait you will possibly meet many foreigners, very few are visitors. Alternatively they are Kuwait’s doctors, shop personnel, construction workers and managers .The discovery of oil made Kuwait to develope rapidly for over 70 years. Currently Kuwait grows with lovely clothes, the most expensive cars and many visits to Europe yearly although they love their traditions and they admire to remain strong.
Kuwait’s well known landmark is the Kuwait Towers which were lately renewed. The towers are now open to the public. The main Tower contains a restaurant and a viewing platform whereby you can view the rest of the country on a clear day because of its small geographical area .
Visit the Grand Mosque
In visiting the largest mosque in the country you will know more about Kuwait’s religion. The Arabs and those running mosques are the most welcoming people. Guided tours occur on daily basis freely provided you call to confirm in advance. It is decorated and outside is busy and warm you may admire to rest immidiately
Failaka is one of the Kuwaits Island where you may take a ferry to reach. Previously people lived here before Gulf War. However the island was abandoned during the war and mostly they were not reconstructed and currently it is an open-air monument for war horrors .You will know the effect of war to the country whenever you visit the destroyed schools, houses and offices. To recognize the Gulf War Al Qurain visit the House of the Martyrs
A night in the desert
Visiting the desert is the most interesting thing while visitintg Kuwait .You will come across carmels ,drink milk, pet baby carmel and even ride.You can also drive deeper into the desert till you come across all the civilization signs .You’ll actually feel alone in the world if you camp here for the night because you will recognize the silence and the emptiness .
shopping in the Avenues Mall
The Avenues is among the largest mall in the Middle East. People go there to enjoy in summer . People from different background enjoy in cafes and Restaurants as they pass by. Shopping is always done later here ,however every budget has a shop.H&M or forever21 is always for the poor and there is Dior or Chanel for the rich . IKEA and Starbucks excel in the world, Kuwait include
Go to Moubarakiyya to experience traditional shopping where you will get conservative locals .you can also find here several items that can serve if there is no fridge magnet. You can opt for spices or local cookies .Salesmen always allow you try one or another. Whenever you pass by the butchers street and the fish hall its never quiete as the avenues. Mostly eat at the Moubarakiyya genuine, delicious and cheap food .
House of Mirrors
The house is owned by Mrs Lidia al-Qattan that explains the inspiration and the history of the house
Lidia is an Italian artist whose late Kuwaiti husband turned their residence into museum surrounded by mirrors.The entire house was covered by mirrors which made it to be more attractive .
Lidia also prepares home-made cookies tea and she has good conversation!