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How to Respectfully Visit a Mosque

  Have you ever visited a mosque? It can be kind of intimidating, especially for women, if you’ve never been in one before. So that’s why I decided to write up a quick guide of do’s and don’t’s so you won’t have to miss out on this cultural and spiritual experience on your travels! What… Continue reading How to Respectfully Visit a Mosque

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21 Best Destinations for Solo Female Travel

Are you considering solo travel, maybe for the first time? It can be intimidating, particularly for women. But fear not! You totally got this. I am a firm believer that any place you go can be safe, but some places are generally safer than others if you’re just starting out and testing the solo travel… Continue reading 21 Best Destinations for Solo Female Travel

Qatar · Uncategorized · World Foods

What to Eat in Qatar: Snacks and Sweets

If you’ve been following along with me on my world-wide adventures, you might notice a pattern… My strongest tooth is my sweet tooth! My trip to Qatar was tons of fun and absolutely flavorful. There wasn’t much room for dessert after such large meals (check out my Qatar Page for all the posts about what… Continue reading What to Eat in Qatar: Snacks and Sweets

Qatar · Uncategorized · World Foods

What to Eat in Qatar: Supper

Hungry? Visit Qatar at suppertime! Everything I ate in Qatar was flavorful and filling, and a meal with my Qatari family and friends was just the way I wanted to end each day. Whether we were eating on the floor or at an elaborate party, we were eating well! Upon Arrival We hit the ground… Continue reading What to Eat in Qatar: Supper

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Solo Female Travel: Doha, Qatar

It’s true, I set out solo to Doha, Qatar! It’s also true that I stayed with family friends who are from there. But after visiting, I can definitely recommend Qatar as a destination for solo female travelers. This post is your guide to taking on the most open Middle Eastern country—citizens of 80 countries can… Continue reading Solo Female Travel: Doha, Qatar

Qatar · Uncategorized

How to Ride a Camel (and other Qatari Adventures)

My time in Qatar was full of adventures—Arabian nights, learning to haggle, eating pigeon, riding the sand dunes, and even swimming in the Arabian Gulf at sunrise! With so much fun and so many exciting excursions, this post is all about the adventures! How to Ride a Camel When I visited Qatar, I had several… Continue reading How to Ride a Camel (and other Qatari Adventures)

Qatar · Uncategorized · World Foods

What to Eat in Qatar: Lunch

I had the best food in Doha at the Assaf home. My friend Sharifa’s mom makes the most flavorful, freshest, most delicious food, and I got to watch her make parts of it, too! So here it is, this is what I ate for lunch in Qatar. Fish Heads You may have seen whole fish… Continue reading What to Eat in Qatar: Lunch

Airline Food · Qatar · Uncategorized · World Foods

What to Eat: Qatar Airways Business Class

This What I Ate Wednesday is coming at you from the skies! My experience on Qatar Airways was definitely one to remember, and one reason why is the food. Choosing Meals Qatar Airways offers a perk I’ve never heard of before: the ability to choose your meal preference up to two weeks before departure! There… Continue reading What to Eat: Qatar Airways Business Class

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Staying with a Qatari Family

  If you followed along on Facebook and Instagram last month, you know I spent a week with family friends in Doha, Qatar. It was a unique experience because it’s one thing to travel to a new place, something else to travel to a new place solo, and yet another to actually live with locals.… Continue reading Staying with a Qatari Family

Qatar · Uncategorized · World Foods

What to Eat in Qatar: Breakfast

Okay, so I ate a LOT of incredible food in Qatar! So much, in fact, that I decided to break down my usual “What I Ate” blog post into five: Beverages, Breakfast, Lunch, Supper, and Snacks and Sweets! There were just too many pictures and descriptions to fit into one blog post, so here it… Continue reading What to Eat in Qatar: Breakfast