Souq Al Asiri

This isn’t a mall. Make no mistake. This isn’t a polished tourist’s version of a souq built a couple of years ago. This is a rundown, very old, legit souq. So prepare to haggle. The more you look like a tourist, the more you must haggle. Bring out any Arabic or Indian languages you may know….

When do you really know a place?

I’ve lived in Doha for 5 years now. Do I know the place? Do I really know Doha? When can you really say you know a place? When you can find your way around? When you have a go-to grocery store that delivers to you? There are certain things I need to really feel comfortable living…