Travel

On Walking

I wrote a little bit about it in June 2007, in “Walking Around” and “A trip on the LRT” while I was on a month-long training course in Cairo, and I haven’t written much more about walking… I have always loved walking. I lived in Paris for about two years (1989-1991), and I didn’t get […]

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Saffron at Katara! Amazing!

I would never be able to explain how I felt there, or describe the experience, but I say “Amazing food! Amazing experience!” Went to Saffron on Saturday, they had weekend set-menus, so we went for the 5-course menu… It included samples of every part of India, North, South, East, and West… It started with a […]

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Not a terrorist!

My name is Osama, and I am not a terrorist. In 2006, I wrote about my name, and some of the difficulties I had online. I also had some difficulties before and after 2001 since this is not a common name in Qatar. I never faced any security problems in US airports (so far). But […]

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My flickr photos

I just posted a few photos from this trip on flickr… still sorting and tagging them…

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Telephone Numbers

I have noticed that some companies do not put the telephone numbers that the customers need to call. Regency For example, when I wanted to reserve a ticket (before the electronic ticket problems) I wanted to call Regency Travel, Q-Tel’s information directory at 180 usually takes a long time to respond so I visited their […]

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