Monthly Archives: October 2008

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia October 26 – 27, 2008 Part Three:Behind the Veils: Greg and I are met at the Sunset’s breakfast buffet with two Turkish coffees already in play. For the record these are “medium sweet.” They mix sugar with … Continue reading

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia October 25, 2008 Part Two:They Know Our Names: We get our first inkling of the service modality here as we step out of immigration at the airport and a middle aged Philippine man greets us by calling … Continue reading

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia October 24, 2008 Arriving in a New Land Part One: It starts almost immediately on the plane while the doors are still open. The universal sign of Arabic hospitality. An aromatic scent, clear, precise and something my … Continue reading

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