Hello people! I have recently started a collaboration with Localppl to offer cultural tours in Muharraq. I already introduced my very popular Muharraq Souq walking tour. In this tour I will share some of my favorite spots at the souq which includes the pearling pathway, famous historical houses, halwa factory and local coffee houses. Do let me know what you […]
Roaming around the Souq with my camera I’m often asked are you lost or looking for something? No I’m not! Are you a tourist? I open my mouth and my Bahraini (more precisely Muharraqi) accent gives it away obviously I’m Bahraini. Are you a university student? Yes I’m (Though not mentioning graduating years back!) Aren’t we all […]
Waiting for the bus! This photo was taken downtown Manama Souq (Bab Al Bahrain) last week during Scott Kelby’s 5th Annual Worldwide Photo Walk. I really enjoyed the walk and took some interesting photos which I will be sharing soon :)
Saffron or زعفران cafe is the newest obsession in Bahrain. It is very unique cafe located in the very traditional old Souq AlQaisareya “سوق القيصريه” in Muharraq. I was so excited when I heard of the soft opening and couldn’t wait to go and try it! It’s already one of my favorite places in Bahrain! Lovely atmosphere, delicious food, and very […]
One of the amazing characters at the Souq!
Old man sipping tea at the old Qahwa “coffee house” in Muharraq Souq, Bahrain.