Connect with us

Lifestyle

The Backpack Guide for Weekly Trips!

Published

on

Sahel season is here! We have missed these sun kisses and fresh breeze by the beach. We will probably be running away to Sahel every weekend to get our weekly dose of tanning; seriously tho, beach weekends are what make us feel alive through the hot summer.

And because we live in a fast paced world, there is basically only little or no time to plan a proper trip; so chances are that you will go on more random trips that you actually think. The thing about random trips that you will not have enough time to pack and you will end up bringing all the wrong things that you don’t need.

In order to avoid all this hustle and save you time and energy, we have prepared a list of the essential things you will need in every weekend; keep all the things mentioned below in a special backpack for your random unplanned adventures. So, whether you escape to Sahel every other weekend, your friends decide to head Sokhna unexpectedly, or you feel like taking a couple of days of and drive to Ras Sedr, you won’t be worrying about packing anymore!

Clothes:

  • Two pairs of shorts
  • Comfy pants
  • Beach Dress
  • Light Jacket
  • Two Tops/ Tshirts
  • Flip-flops
  • Underwear
  • Extra swim suit

Beach Basics:

  • Sunscreen/ Tanning oil
  • Sun glasses
  • Towel
  • Hair Band/ Head Scarf

Extra Products:

  • Skin mask
  • Body wash / Body Scrub
  • Wipes / Tissues
  • Body spree
  • Band aids
  • Pain Killers
  • Sanctuary pads

And don’t forget to bring some snacks for the road! Are you ready for the summer?!

 

 

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Lifestyle

Saudi Rania Nashar Makes it to Forbes’ List of The World’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women”

Published

on

By

The Kingdom’s own Rania Nashar has made it to Forbes’ annual list of “The World’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women” and we can’t help but feel so much pride!

Nashar was ranked the 99th in the list that includes prominent names such as Angela Merkel, Kamaala Harris, Melinda Gates, Rihanna, & many other global female trailblazers.

Nashar is the first female to hold the position of CEO CEO of Saudi commercial bank, Samba Financial Group. She also made it to this ranking through her tremendous efforts in implementing changes that empower women of Saudi Arabia, all of which comes as part of the 2030 Vision.

Nashar has exceeded 20 years of experience in the field of commercial banking and has been inspiring young Saudi women to take on the challenge as well and break the glass ceiling and for that, we congratulate her.

Continue Reading

Lifestyle

This Saudi Landmark Just Won a Prestigious Award for Its Innovative Architectural Design

Published

on

By

The King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center (KAPSARC) has received the American Concrete Institute (ACI) award for concrete construction excellence.

The building, which is designed by Zahra Hadid Architects (ZHA), is one of the most well-known landmarks in Riyadh. It’s known for its unique architectural design.

The structure features an hexagonal honeycomb structure which stands out with hexagonal cell openings providing shade from the harsh sun. “ZHA projects have always been unique and creative in an unprecedented, nontraditional way. There’s no other structure like it in the entire world,” Saudi architect Mokhtar Al Shoaibi told Arab News.

The building is made of extremely complex steel, said Saudi architect Mukhtar Al-Shoaibi.

“The contractor working on the job must have gone through so much to install the joints and then apply the sheets over it and now it acts as a monument in the Kingdom,” he told Arab News.

It’s also worth mentioning that KAPSARC won the title of ‘smartest building’ in Saudi Arabia from the Honeywell Smart Building Awards program.

“I’m proud to see Saudis accomplish that. There are many more major projects coming up in the Kingdom as well, and I can’t wait to see what they’ll present,” Mukhtar Al-Shoaibi said.

Continue Reading

Lifestyle

Women’s Participation Rise 120% in Saudi Industries

Published

on

By

Women of Saudi Arabia are claiming their rightful role in private and government sectors, as these sectors strive to hire qualified women in different fields.

According to the Saudi Authority for Industrial Cities and Technical Zones (MODON), the number of Saudi women taking part in the industrial cities it oversees has seen a significant increase by around120 percent, bringing the total number of female workers 17,000 by the end of March this year.

Khalid Al-Salem, director general of MODON, said that the authority “has come a long way” and still aims at encouraging the female participation in the industrial sector.

“These oases host clean industries such as medical and food industries, rubber and high-tech industries, as well as prefabricated factories supporting women entrepreneurs and small and medium enterprises,” he said.

He said: “MODON seeks to support the productivity of women by providing an optimal environment for their work. Therefore, it signed a memorandum of understanding with a building development company to implement nursery and kindergarten programs in industrial cities and oases under the Ministry of Education’s guidance.” He added.

This strategy of activating the role of women in industrial development goes along with the Saudi Vision of 2020 that aim at enhancing women’s role in the Kingdom’s economy.

 

Continue Reading

Trending

X
%d bloggers like this: