New Year

A slightly belated Happy New Year! As New Year is not a Saudi celebration – a lunar calendar is used here so new year falls on a different day – and we had work (orientation) the next day, my friends and I decided we would have a quiet night in with pizza and some Saudi … More New Year

First impressions

Reflecting back on my first few days in the Kingdom I can honestly say that so far everything is great. Granted I haven’t done any actual work yet but everyone I have met is so friendly and helpful. The flight out – business class – was amazing. Had a lovely meal, as many drinks as … More First impressions