"Ancient Oasis" Al Qatif by Bashir-1

Al Qatif Travel Guide: 14 reviews and 50 photos

There are a lot of more pics of huge farms with dense palms. This is where we were all surrounded by these palms farms. Size 4

in the 1940's ... simple life

Overview top look but not clear because it is old black & white.

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  • shelnlin's Profile Photo
    Jan 27, 2008 at 1:12 AM

    I really enjoy catching up with you Bashir and seeing your pages again. Have a wonderful day today.

  • freddie18's Profile Photo
    Nov 9, 2006 at 5:04 AM

    Hi Bashir. I have been to Qatif many times during my Aramco days. I have had good memories of the Qatif farms with my Qatifi sadiq. I have not updated my Qatif page...now I will. Regards from Freddie of Toronto

  • edachsund's Profile Photo
    Oct 16, 2006 at 10:40 PM

    Salam ramadhan from Malaysia. Dates fruit is always nice to have for breaking fast.

  • Cristian_Uluru's Profile Photo
    Jun 21, 2006 at 5:08 AM

    Very interesting page!! Very nice the ones of the market!!

  • pollon's Profile Photo
    Jun 14, 2006 at 10:36 AM

    wonderful pics and I do like markets not to mention how much I do like berries and dates (I remember some very good biscuits with dates ;-)...)

  • hivaoa1's Profile Photo
    Jun 8, 2006 at 11:40 AM

    hello! These black and white pics are beautiful ^__^ Welcome back to my country! I'd like to visit more of middle east, it's full of history and culture! respect ;-)

  • kyoub's Profile Photo
    Jun 4, 2006 at 4:33 AM

    Very interesting photos of the market. The dates sound delicious.

  • drolkar's Profile Photo
    Jun 4, 2006 at 4:10 AM

    A lovely travelogue ! But... $1000 for a pair of pigeons?! What kind of pigeons are those..? And how is dried camel milk used? Sorry for all of my questions!! Regards from Rome - Catherine

  • MalenaN's Profile Photo
    Jun 3, 2006 at 11:10 PM

    The red and brown wowen bowls looks very beautiful!

  • TheWanderingCamel's Profile Photo
    Sep 13, 2005 at 11:27 PM

    Aren't markets like this fascinating? I love them and can spend hours fossicking around, taking photos, etc. Thanks for the email. leyle

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