Originally called Al-Bida (big tree), palm trees dot new highways and provide shade in temperatures of 50°C or more. Help. Me.
The Pearl and museums will need to wait until my next visit.
I found it incredibly difficult to find authentic Qatari food, as Turkish and Indian restaurants were more prevalent and locals have embraced American fast food. I saw an old Burger King poster with a bitten Whopper in the shape of an Islamic moon, and I couldn’t help but cringe.
Yes, that’s a giant dallah.
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