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Baidaa: Camping…and Jinns

Baidaa: Camping…and Jinns

About a 30 minute drive outside of Madinah, about 60 km from Masjid An-Nabawi, is a stretch of desert known as Wadi-al-Baidaa, which literally translates to the Valley of Baidaa.  Among the local population, it is more commonly known simply as Baidaa. This picturesque area […]

Born in Madinah – Part 1: Birth Notification & Birth Certificate

Congratulations on the birth of your baby! For expatriate families, the decision to have the baby in Saudi Arabia comes after lots of consideration. Quality of care in the hospitals, doctors, help from family, language barriers, expenses and the list goes on. But now that […]