Saudi Arabia

Photo: Bernard Spragg, Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque Saudi Arabia is bordered by Jordan on the northwest, Iraq on the north and northeast, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates on the east, Oman on the southeast and Yemen on the south. The Persian Gulf lies to the northeast and the Red Sea to …

Al-Ahsa Oasis

Lingo Cards The oasis of Al Ahsa in eastern Saudi Arabia became he kingdom’s fifth UNESCO World Heritage site in 2018. The nomination of the Al-Ahsa Oasis Cultural Landscape as a World Heritage site was accepted at the World Heritage Committee meeting, #42WHC. Al-Ahsa is a traditional oasis historical region in eastern Saudi Arabia whose …