culture

Most Popular Baby Names in Qatar!

Every country, every culture has its favorite names for new borns. Ever wondered what names are the favorites of Qataris?

Qatar's Staring Culture

An undisputed observation that one makes after coming to Qatar is that there is a very distinct staring culture.  Everyone stares at everyone.   Opposite genders stare at one another and the same genders stare at eac

Big Things That Make Qatar Seem Small

In Qatar we are constantly confronted with dimensional opposites. The country’s small size for example becomes relatively large in the vast and infinite desert.

Top 10 Things to Expect from the Musheirib Downtown Doha

With ‘Downtown Doha’, ‘Dohaland’ or the ‘Heart of Doha’ in the making, there will be many things to do and places to see you can anticipate.

13 things to do this weekend

It's the weekend! We've been sharing events every single day and now it's time for our Top 5 things to do this weekend. If you haven't subscribed to our newsletter already, you're missing out, since we email you some awesome happenings too! Are you into paper?


Unesco ‘loses’ Al Kawari

Who could imagine this...

In The Glow: A guide on how to dress in Qatar

New to Qatar and wondering what you should wear? Yes, there’s a pretty big cultural difference when you move to this part of the world, yes, it’s also much hotter, but you can be creative, modest, and stylish at the same time! Read on to find out more. 

Fourth generation of graduates complete Qatar Museums’ high level professional development programme

Her Excellency Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani attends a graduation ceremony and gala dinner, to celebrate graduates’ achievements and present them with diplomas for the Qreation Generation 4 programme

Eid Celebrations for Communities in Asian Town and Al Khor

On the occasion of Eid Al Fitr, the Ministry of Interior will be organizing ‘Eid Al Fitr Awareness and Cultural Festival’ at Asian town (Open yard near cricket stadium) in Industrial area.


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