#49 How to save in Kuwait ?

It’s no secret that people come to Kuwait to save. Whilst yes it can be a great place to save, it can also mean that people are more willing to spend money on travelling to essentially ‘get out of Kuwait’ to see and do things that otherwise they could not find here. I think the…

#48 I made it back to Kuwait

After what seemed like a never ending process, I finally made it back to Kuwait:) I would be lying if I didn’t say it has been a stressful few months sorting out the necessary paperwork to get back here but that’s become a quick distant memory thanks to the palm trees, crystal blue skies and…

#47 Reading your Kuwait Visa

When you get sent your visa from work to the country you are from whether that be England or elsewhere, it will be all written in Arabic. So for those that don’t read Arabic I thought I would make a post explaining really simply what each part of your visa is saying in English. This…

#46 Weekend in London

Back in one of my favourite cities, London! The city that never sleeps. I came back to London to sort out my visa at the embassy for going back to Kuwait as well as frantically trying to find somewhere that would give me the second dose of my vaccine at 6 weeks a part. With…

#45 The key to learning Arabic

Although Arabic is considered one of the hardest languages to learn after Mandarin I believe, don’t let that put you off! It is one of the most beautiful and not to mention useful languages especially if you are living and working in the Middle East. However like other languages there are different dialects you will…

#44 New Arrivals guide to Kuwait – getting around

When we move to a new country we think of the obvious – what to pack and make a list of things to do there and visit but we never really think about the simple things that will make our lives a lot easier such as where things are, how the taxi system works or…

#43 Who to follow in Kuwait

Keeping up to date with the news Kuwait Times is an English newspaper in Kuwait you can follow on instagram to get reliable news updates. Only confirmed reports will appear here. You also have the famous Kuwaituptodate account which is less reliable at times and often posts news without full confirmation. I would avoid to…

#42 Visa process for Kuwait

The journey to actually move to Kuwait can be quite something at the best of times but add on a pandemic, it can all get a little…chaotic! However don’t panic because we are all going through it, even us ones that aren’t new to Kuwait. Those who moved to Kuwait last year will be going…

#41 Second Blog created – thearabicgraduate

As I am currently in isolation as part of the rules coming back into England as well as testing positive on Sunday I thought I would use my time wisely and create a second blog to keep all arabic posts in one domain. It’s called – thearabicgraduate as seen above. The title on the homepage…