All posts tagged “in-Doha

This is where I started living as an expat, away from home for a long time… in fact its quite a big chunk of my working career, living and working in Doha. This is collection of my story, in English and Indonesian on living in Qatar.

Early Morning Fishing

I hung this picure on the wall of my corridor as a rememberance of my life in Doha One of the most beautiful view in Doha is the Corniche. When I lived there about 4 years ago, I had to capture the place again and… Read More

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Happy Christmas Everyone…


I meant to write something about what Christmas mean in the Middle East where the population ‘predominantly’ Muslim, but did not quite manage it. So I just post a picture of how we in Qatar, celebrating Christmas in public places.

Marry Christmas to you guys.

Picture above are taken by my iPhone in my office, Doha

ps. better picture coming soon….

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The Black Object

Actually I wanted to post this later on after my Yemen series of posts, but I can’t help it as the opportunity arises for the title Object on WordPress’ Weekly Photo Challenge. It is about my visit to Damien Hirst’s Exhibition in Doha, at the National Museum of Art. To be honest, I am not a museum person, but as it was Damien Hirst with his strange themes and odd points of view, we wanted to visit the exhibition to see what was going on for more than a month in Doha but went during the last few days of the exhibition.

What we found interesting was this big black dot object, he called it “A Dark Place”, big round black thing…. which my husband looked at in more detail.


A Dark Place by Damien Hirst as inspected by my husband – taken from my instagram

What was more interesting to that was when my husband found out what the black object consisted of:

The object is millions of flies!

The object was millions of dead flies!