Monthly Archives: December 2011

Qatar National Day

So, another year, another National Day for Qatar. This year we were a little foolish; Qatar National Day landed on a Sunday, so Felipe and I decided to go away for a long weekend…arriving back in the country at 6:30pm … Continue reading

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Theft in Doha

So…I got home and walked from the garage round the side of the house and saw a door to the house was wide open. In London, I’d have immediately panicked, but not in Doha. I actually thought, “How lucky, I’d … Continue reading

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Dry Cleaners are different in Doha

In the UK, it was fairly easy: you took things to the dry cleaner, and two days later you picked up your freshly cleaned clothes and paid a million pounds for the privilege. Here it’s not quite like that. In … Continue reading

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Our happy family

We’re obviously looking slightly happier than the cats…

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Road Safety – Doha Style!

Didn’t Britney get into a lot of trouble for this?!

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Christmas Brains

I would like to apologise to my friends this year. Not because their Christmas cards are likely to arrive late (even though they are!), but because some of them are unlikely to get there at all. “Why?!” I hear you … Continue reading

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