"Living in Bahrain" Bahrain by xty

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A brief about Bahrain

Kingdom of Bahrain is a small country in Middle East with around 700 thousands population (Arabian, Indian/Pakistani, Philipino, European/American as the majority) with Manama as the capital city. It is one of the liberal/westernish countries in the gulf besides UAE.

Bahrain is quite pleasant and secure. You can find most of your daily needs. Facilities and infrastructure are good, it's developing country yet modern.

Tips for living and working in Bahrain

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General Tips on Living in Bahrain - Accommodation

General tips on Living in Bahrain - Food/Meals

General tips on Living in Bahrain - Transportation

General tips on Living in Bahrain - Jobs/Career

What you can do in Bahrain

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Liberal, secure, pleasant, many mall/shopping center, good infrastructure
  • Cons:As mostly in other Gulf countries, it's very hot in summer. Not many choices of sightseeing and entertainment places.
  • In a nutshell:Small but pleasant, secure, modern
  • Last visit to Bahrain: Jan 2005
  • Intro Updated Sep 16, 2005
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  • siddiqakbar's Profile Photo
    Jan 31, 2007 at 4:52 AM

    Is the Bus air conditioned and good for use in summer? What is the legal requirement/documentation to rent a car? Any special requirements? Or I can easily rent a car as soon as I land? What do the banks need in order to lease a car?

  • mael.gvp's Profile Photo
    Nov 27, 2006 at 6:34 AM

    Hi,I wonder if you could help me. I'm fr Malaysia and considering a managerial job (tech) in Etisalcom.I plan to bring wife and kids(4 of them fr 1 yrs old up to 9yrs old).How much should I ask for salary if the appt, medical and ticket home included?thx.

  • lil_therre's Profile Photo
    Oct 17, 2006 at 12:08 AM

    hi..just want to ask if the transportation is still the same until now...thnx..

  • fhilea's Profile Photo
    May 10, 2006 at 9:59 AM

    very good page! nice pics too!

  • ozhanu's Profile Photo
    Jul 4, 2005 at 9:48 AM

    Very nice Bahrain page mate. I am really excited and looking forward to come there. www.ozhanu.com/gezi

  • Jan 11, 2005 at 7:31 AM

    Hi Kristy! Excellent tips - thanks a lot!

  • colin_bramso's Profile Photo
    Nov 19, 2004 at 3:55 AM

    That's a beautiful photo of the mosque Kristy.

  • kiwi's Profile Photo
    Oct 10, 2004 at 2:49 AM

    Gorgeous night time photo!!

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