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Lessons learned on holiday

It’s heating up in Doha now with sandstorms and summer temperatures.  But I recently enjoyed a change a scenery – a ski holiday in Austria with my family. Having lived in the desert in Qatar for eight years now, we love this annual trip to be amidst tall mountains, pine trees, rivers and snow. But … Continue reading

To green or not to green, especially in the desert….

  I love Doha’s green spaces –  the wide open lawns, playing fields and all the different trees at Aspire Park, the playgrounds along the Corniche, the Doha Golf Club.  They are all a respite from the traffic and building works that are part and parcel of living in Qatar, a desert country with a … Continue reading

Susie Billings


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Since 2007 I have lived in Doha, Qatar, the home of Al Jazeera and the host city for the World Cup Football (Soccer) in 2022.

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