Browsing Category : Living In Qatar

Women’s Month In Qatar 2019


Women’s month is an opportunity to celebrate and reflect on women’s achievements, struggles, and acknowledge the important role they play in society. Here are a few of the many exciting events, promotions, treats and workshops that are lined up in Qatar. What She Said W Doha has announced another WHAT SHE SAID panel discussion with some of the nation’s most…

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Mums support groups in Qatar.


I am a huge advocate of women uplifting, supporting and inspiring other women. Here is my list of Mums support groups in Qatar. Community Connect Doha A support platform that aims to share ideas, resources, and connections to build a stronger community. Not only do they highlight community resources, they connect people to resources, and run educational workshops. Workshops are…

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Discover Writers Living in Qatar


While Qatar is home to many writers and novelists, not many of us know much about them. Writers not only create a story, they gently guide the readers imagination and provoke new ideas and a better understanding of the society we live in. Below are a few of the most interesting and influential writers living in Qatar right now. Mohanalakshmi…

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Mosques of Qatar


There are many beautiful mosques in Qatar. Mosques are beautiful sacred places where muslims connect to their Creator. Below are some of my favourite mosques in Qatar. Education City Mosque Education City Mosque is one of the most beautiful mosques I have ever seen, emphasizing the richness and diversity of the Islamic heritage. The 35 000m2 building can accommodate 1,800…

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Unique Gift Ideas From Qatar


It’s that time of the year where we all end up scrambling for gifts for loved ones. Every time I go back home I scratch my head and ask friends what to take. I have taken out the guesswork and stress for you this year by compiling a list of authentic souvenirs or gifts for both loved ones in Qatar…

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Breakfast in Doha

Breakfast In Qatar


Not in the mood of cooking in the morning and want to know the best breakfast spots in Qatar? I asked some of Qatar’s foodies where their ‘go-to’ spots for a good, hearty meal to start the day is! Here’s what they said are their favourite morning menus. Wakey Wakey Qatar!     @mama_in_qatar Noorah loves Zahr el Laymoun “They…

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How to Donate Blood in Qatar


Blood is one of the most precious gifts that anyone can give to another person as it is the gift of life. A decision to donate your blood can save lives. The Blood Donor Unit at Hamad Medical Corporation located in Al Rayyan Road is the place to go to if you would like to donate. One does not need…

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Recycling in Qatar


There is an increasing awareness of the need to recycle in Qatar and an overall wanting to know how we can better the environment we live in. Sadly, there is a lack of general knowledge on how to go about recycling in Doha and a misconception that recycling does not exist in Doha. Below are a list of recycling companies…

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Transport Options at The Pearl, Doha Qatar


To make life easier for those staying, working or visiting The Pearl, there are now transport options available within the Pearl. Many of these options are FREE. THE UDC LIMOUSINE: The Limousine service is available FREE and will transport you in style within the Pearl from 10am to 10pm daily. Reservations are not allowed but the Limousine needs to be…

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RECYCLING IN DOHA


There is an increasing awareness of the need to recycle in Qatar and an overall wanting to know how we can better the environment we live in. To commemorate Qatar Sustainability Week I felt it was a perfect time to discuss recycling in Doha. Sadly, there is a lack of general knowledge on how to go about recycling in Doha…

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How to learn Arabic in Doha


Why learn Arabic? By studying Arabic while living in Qatar you can have a conversation with a Qatari in their language and thus gain their respect, feel completely at ease with the Qatari people and the culture, open doors in your career, strike friendships with Arab speakers, learn more about the Qatari culture, be able to read slogans or signs,…

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What to buy and bring when heading to Doha


Before moving to a new country we always start stressing which of our favourite things wont we get? What do you bring from home? After asking a few people who have moved recently to Doha or have always lived in Doha what did they bring when they moved to Doha or which items do they bring to Doha from home…

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How to use the FREE E-Gate facilities at Hamad International Airport (HIA) DOHA QATAR.


Finally a simple and efficient way to fast track through Hamad International Airport and avoid the long immigration queues. Once you have your Qatar residency card (ID) one needs to register at the E-gate Enrollment section which is located before immigration. The E-Gate Enrollment section is found at both the International Departures section (the E-Gate enrollement section is located on…

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Cleaning service options in Doha


A list of  Cleaning service options and what they charge in Doha. Qatarmaids.com RATE: QAR 50 per hour & a Summer special at the rate of Qar 45 per hour.  One can benefit from this discount all year long if you schedule a weekly regular booking. +97477362999 call or wats app www.qatarmaids.com Qatar Maid Service Standard rate is: 35/hr (without…

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