"A reborn city" Top 5 Page for this destination Kuwait by baronedivandastad
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Kuwait City has been reborn. Anyone coming here before the second Gulf war (when the US removed Saddam Hussein from Iraq) would have found a sad and rather depressed city where all the people had escape plans in case the nuthead decides to attack again. Now it's a different story: skyscrapers are rising like mushrooms in wet wood, and the mood of the people is definitely that of a country that's finally free and can express its potential. It will be interesting to see what happens here in the next 5-10 years, as the city really has a potential of becoming another Dubai or Bahrein.In the meantime, it's a peaceful, rather eventless place which is ideal for business and little more.
Officially, Islam prohibits all celebrations except for those that are tied to the Qu'ran and to religion in general.... more travel advice
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