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Shutterstock - The Abdul Raouf Khalil Mosque and Citadel in Jeddah is known for its characteristic

It is with great pleasure that Blacklane is able to announce a major expansion in Saudi Arabia, with two famous cities to be added to our ever-expanding ...

... old city is Al Balad, founded in the 7th century and historically the center of Jeddah. Now a UNESCO's World Heritage Site, Al Balad is known for its ...

Salman Khaleej Beach: On number two we have Salman Khaleej Beach. This location describes properly where the desert meets the sea. This is probably one of ...

Old Jeddah - Saudi Arabia. Loved to shop down town and see these wonderful buildings.

Old city in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia known as "Historical Jeddah". Old and

ThePlace: Al-Balad, Jeddah's historical heart. The area is famed for its ...

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Well, these were some of the places worth to visit other than the Jeddah Cornich. They might not be “lesser known”, but I myself haven't visited a couple of ...

A historic building in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia's main Red Sea port

Historically, Jeddah has been well known for its legendary money changers. The largest of said money changers at the time eventually founded Saudi Arabia's ...

A Saudi enviornmentalist wants to make Jeddah's historical district the Kingdom's first low-cost green zone. Majeda Abu Ras, a biotechnology teacher at the ...

The historic centre of Jeddah, ”Al Balad” (the city) is much neglected and run down, an application for it to become a UNESCO world heritage site has been ...

Historically, Jeddah has been well known for its legendary money changers. The largest of said money changers at the time eventually founded Saudi Arabia's ...

Jeddah travel guide - info, restaurants, prices, shopping, nightlife, festivals

Old Jeddah includes a number of monuments and heritage buildings such as the Old Jeddah wall and its historical open squares such as Al-Mazloom, Al-Sham, ...

The Fist is a very well known sculpture of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. It was created by the French artist Cesar and is made of bronze.

... features in the historical city of #Jeddah, known for architecture inspired by Arab, Ottoman and Persian cultures due to its geographical location.

Historically, Jeddah has been well known for its legendary money changers. The largest of said money changers at the time eventually founded Saudi Arabia's ...

Mind you, this church is in ruins and obviously predates the modern government, but what's left of it is still there, just hanging out south of the port.

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Jeddah is one of the biggest cities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The city is known for its Arabic culture and food. There are many business offices in ...

Architects' rendering of how the Jeddah Tower/ Kingdom Tower will look like, when completed.

Was one of the most iconic open air art installations in Jeddah, until it was torn down to make way for a flyover and underpass.

An Old Church in Jeddah?

Jeddah. A city well known for its ...

Jeddah Historic Area – open heritage museum

Saudi king approves proposal to manage Historical Old Jeddah project

Al Balad at sunset. Willy Lowry / The National

Saudi Arabian old houses made of coral in Al-Balad Historical District, Jeddah

Old city in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia known as "Historical Jeddah". Old and

Figure: 2 Historical Growth of Jeddah. Source: Sert Jackson International/Saudi Consult

Cafe Magad is home to precious and rare historical antiques where tourists feel a strong sense of connection with historic Jeddah.

King Abdulaziz International Airport

2-Jeddah Science Oasis: In the second or third floor (can't remember) of Al Andalus Mall, Old Airport. They have lot of “science-stuff” to offer there, ...

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Historical Old Jeddah, Hejazi heritage grabs Saudi Royals' attention

Jeddah, mid-1800s (photo: James Wellsted)

Historic Jeddah owes its status as a jewel of traditional architecture to these rich merchants flush with money from the seafaring trade which the port ...

Backpacking in Saudi Arabia: Top 14 Sights in Jeddah

Its unique history, architecture and culture blends in with the neighboring Yemen. Najran is a very ...

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Jeddah is the most famouse for its large numbers of malls.One of the places to visit in Jeddah is the Red Sea Mall not only for dedicated shoppers but ...

Atareek festival: Devoted to Jeddah's history as the gateway to Makkah | Arab News

Clockwise from top left: Jabal al-Nour, the Kaaba in the Great Mosque

City of Jeddah

Today, many of the houses in Historic Jeddah have also become awqaf, or endowments for the needy, who continue to inhabit and populate this gem in the heart ...

La maison du docteur Sami Angawi, expert en architecture islamique, à Jeddah en Arabie

Historically, Jeddah has been well known for its legendary money changers. The largest of said money changers at the time eventually founded Saudi Arabia's ...

Old building in historical village Jeddah, Saudi arabia

Donated by King Fahd to the city in 1985, this fountain is the tallest in the world, spraying water up to 260 meters above the Red Sea (the second tallest ...

Old city in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia known as "Historical Jeddah". Old and

The historic centre of Jeddah, ”Al Balad” (the city) is much neglected and run down, an application for it to become a UNESCO world heritage site has been ...

PHOTOS: The history of the ancient mosque in Jeddah

Historically, Jeddah has been well known for its legendary money changers. The largest of said money changers at the time eventually founded Saudi Arabia's ...

I recently had the pleasure of being part of an organized group tour of Al-Balad, the oldest historic part of Jeddah, which is a must see for any visitor to ...

The City of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, traces its history back to about 500 BC as a small fishing village along the Red Sea. Because of its location, ...

JEDDAH – Jeddah Historical Area has recently been listed in the global heritage record for its great and significant historical sites, the most important of ...

This was an excellent day out for our group. The Old Jeddah, the original Jeddah. I felt blessed to have been given the opportunity to see such a place, ...

6- Al Nasseef House: A historical building and museum in Al Balad district (which is known for its historic sites). Almost 700 years old, the building may ...

Naseef House was once occupied by trading families in Jeddah and has now been converted to a museum.

Jeddah exhibit: Stories that built the heart of an old city

Moon Valley: On number six is the very famous Moon Valley which eye opener mountain formations that leave one in shock! This is located close to the Usfan.

This weekend we had the pleasure of exploring Historic Old Jeddah. In Arabic, this area is called Al-Balad which translates to “the city” in English.

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The country itself was established less than 100 years ago, however, the city of Jeddah had been standing long before. The old city, or Al Balad, as it is ...

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Outstanding Universal Value. Brief synthesis. Historic Jeddah is ...

It is called the City of Roses, as you can smell the fragrance of roses from neighboring orchards. Famous for its salubrious climate, scenic beauty and ...

Balad is a dream come true for all kinds of architecture lovers but especially captivating for those of us who just can't get enough of all ...

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Ribat Al Khunji Al Kabeer is another well-known structure. Historically, it housed women who did not have anyone to support them or needed a place to stay.

Coffee exhibition in Jeddah fuses aroma with music and history too

2-Jeddah Science Oasis: In the second or third floor (can't remember) of Al Andalus Mall, Old Airport. They have lot of “science-stuff” to offer there, ...

Old city in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia known as "Historical Jeddah". Old and

Old city of Jeddah - Saudi Arabia. You can see ...

Beautiful old wooden carved door from Al Balad historical district, Jeddah Saudi Arabia. #KSA #Jeddah #Arabia #UNESCO #worldheritage #doors #doors # ...

Ten Things to do in Al-Balad Historical District, Jeddah

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Residents of the Saudi Red Sea city of Jeddah are slowly returning to its historic center, where a Ramadan cultural festival and U.N. heritage status are ...

Old Jeddah is also listed as one of the global urban heritage by UNESCO.

It was amazing to see the large variety of handicrafts made by Saudi women. Among other things, there was even an operetta that was scheduled to be ...

King Saud Mosque: Next up on number eleven is King Saud Mosque which is the largest mosque situated in the city of Jeddah. This was designed by Abdel-Wahed ...

Despite a public outcry to preserve and maintain the historic centre, very little is being done to prevent the loss of history.

Mark Henry and Mojo Rawley touring the old alleys of Jeddah.

A program for the restoration of historic mosques under the (SCTNH) was started in

The culture of Saudi Arabia is a rich one that has been shaped by its Islamic heritage, its historical role as an ancient trade center, and its Bedouin ...

Jeddah's historic Hanafi Mosque set to open next year

The Jeddah Wall encircles the city around all sides like a ring. A Mumluk sultan ordered its construction to protect it from the .

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Bab Shareef

The church was made of coral bricks and, as you can see, is in a major state of disrepair. But the basic architecture is recognizable as a church; ...

Old city in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia known as "Historical Jeddah". Old and