"Qatar - There IS more than just Doha!" Top 5 Page for this destination Qatar by jungles
Qatar Travel Guide: 783 reviews and 2,300 photos
This page is meant to show some of the lesser known corners of this tiny but still largely unexplored country. When I first created my Doha page, shortly after arriving here, I mentioned the view from the plane of nothing but sand and sea and talked about how there just wasn't much here. After living here for six months, though, I think I might have to revise that a bit. There ARE some interesting places outside of Doha, and while none of them are really mind-blowing, they're definitely worth a look, particularly if you're staying here for some time and cannot explore any nearby countries overland because you can't get a transit visa to cross Saudi Arabia. If you're feeling really claustrophobic being stuck in Doha, get out and take a mini roadtrip to an unknown part of Qatar. You'll come back feeling at least partially rejuvenated, I'm sure.
If you're looking for info on Doha, please see my Doha page.
- Pros:Everywhere is accessible as a day-trip from Doha, no tourists around
- Cons:Little or no public transport, little or no info about sites
- In a nutshell:The country is small but still has a few things to offer.
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