My country is Saudi Arabia! The capital of
Saudi Arabia is Riyadh. There language is
arabic. There location is in the Middle East.
Saudi Arabia is in Asia. There boarders are
Yemen, Iraq, Oman, Qatar, UAE, and Kuwait.
The History of Saudi Arabia, as a state, begin
with its foundation in 1933 Abdulaziz Al Saud,
although the history of what was to become
Saudi Arabia goes back to the beginnings of
human habitation in Arabia up to 20,000 years
ago. .Humans have lived near the coasts of the
arabian peninsula for thousands of years. Until
1932, Saudi arabia was called “arabia”. The
kingdom of Saudi Arabia was formed o
September 23, 1932. In ancient times kingdoms
on the peninsula controlled trade routes
between Africa and Asia.
These are some Major bodies of water in Saudi
arabia, Half moon Bay: an area of recreation for
many people. Also known for fishing. Sabkhat
Matti, a dry lake which is between Saudi
Arabia and the U.A.E. Sabka in the word
Sabkhat means “salt flat”. This is a Major
Landmark, there is a fountain in Saudi Arabia
called “ King Fountain” in Jeddah. There are 3
Major deserts in Saudi Arabia, ad dahana
which is 800 miles, an nafud 40,000 square
miles, Rub al khali 250,000 square miles.
These are some major cities in Saudi Arabia:
Clothing: Men and Boys wear white thobes
during hot weather, in clod weather they wear
wool thobes in dark colors. As for the Women
they should wear a abaya in public, cover their
hair with a scarf, and cover their face with a
Music: The music of Saudi Arabia differs from
one area to another. Music was brought from
all around the world. They have the music of
al-sihba which is poetry too.
Food: The people of Saudi Arabia mostly eat
rice, chicken, lamb, and dates. Their famous
plate is “Kabsa”.
Holidays: These are the 3 most important
holidays in Saudi Arabia are profits birthday
which is 1 day, Eid al fitr which is 7 days, and
the Eid al Adha which is 10 days.
Saudi Arabia is a complicated thing
Single women with the exception of certain
professions ( such as nurses and nannies) are
not easily granted visas to enter.
If you do receive permission to enter the
kingdom you need to be very respectful of the
laws and social customs of the kingdom.
Saudi Arabia was an interesting country to
learn about. I wouldn’t want to go there
because there are many strange laws such as,
women cant drive, movie theaters are illegal,
pork is illegal , and gyms and certain sports for
women are banned and those are things that
some people cant live without.
1. Saudi Arabia . Britannica student. Encyclopedia
Vol/12- P/43 2007
2. Saudi Arabia . Wendy Fazio . 1999
3. Saudi Arabia . Kathleen W. Deady 2005