Kuwait

Kuwait City, 2014

I Love Shopping
I Love Shopping

Commercialism at Kuwait's Gate Mall

Oud incense
Oud incense

Smoke rises from burning oud, Arab incense popular across the Gulf

Shia'a Caligraphy
Shia'a Caligraphy

Beautiful calligraphy on a mosque in the Shia'a neighbourhood of Bneid al-Qar. Shia'a compose over 30% of Kuwait's population

Jahra
Jahra

Sky blue building in Jahra

Jahra Home
Jahra Home

A typical but grand residence in Jahra, outside Kuwait City

Red Fort 3
Red Fort 3

The fort hosted the 1920 Battle of Jahra between Kuwait's Sabah rulers and Saudi forces

Red Fort2
Red Fort2

Constructed of red clay between 1914-15. It was built to fortify Jahra's agricultural sector

Red Fort1
Red Fort1

The Red Fort in Jahra, outside Kuwait City

Alsabah
Alsabah

Kuwait's ruling family makes their mark in the ballroom constructed next to the world's largest Dhow