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Saudis are quite serious about banning alcohol of all kinds.
Like many Arabian Gulf states, alcohol drinks are not allowed in Saudi Arabia. I recommend that you don't bring any of that with you while traveling to Kingdom, and avoid having it with you in public if you anyway have it from black market within the Kingdom.
From what I heard, the black market is full of bad quality alcohol drinks and that may cause some danger to your health. so please watch what you carry with you, and be careful if you really want to have it from black market.
alcohol is available in most western embassies receptions and parties, that is not a secret, and seems there are large trading for it outside the emabssies.
Actually alcohol is hugely consumed in these embassies parties as people who attend it take the chance to drink as much as they can. That is weird I know.

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  • Written Jul 11, 2007
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