Kuwait Seaside Sunset
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Kuwait Seaside Sunset

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A: Fahd Al Salem Street

Par Alex Dennis Bolado, à 640 mètres

Fahd Al Salem Street

B: I love you Sabado

Par Alex Dennis Bolado, à 650 mètres

I love you Sabado

C: PINDOT's Christmas Party (Photo Judging stage)

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PINDOT's Christmas Party (Photo Judging stage)

D: Holy Family Church in Kuwait City

Par Alex Dennis Bolado, à 670 mètres

The Holy Family Cathedral occupies a prominent location in Kuwait City, which is a short distance fro...

Holy Family Church in Kuwait City

E: Bended A Light Year Ahead

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Bended A Light Year Ahead

F: First Communion

Par Alex Dennis Bolado, à 690 mètres

First Communion

G: Salhia Complex

Par designmaster, à 810 mètres

Salhia Complex is one of the oldest luxurious shopping center of Kuwait built almost 30 years back, t...

Salhia Complex

H: Slipway Bridge

Par Alex Dennis Bolado, à 840 mètres

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Slipway Bridge

I: Fishing Port Bridge

Par Alex Dennis Bolado, à 840 mètres

Fishing Port Bridge

J: Kuwait City park in IR

Par Michael Malag, à 850 mètres

Shot taken with an IR converted camera.Used a green grass as custom white balance.Channel swap in pho...

Kuwait City park in IR

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Modern civilization began right here in the Tigris-Euphrates river valley. Also known as the Fertile Crescent or Mesopotamia, this is the place where, six thousand years ago, agriculture, writing and mathematics were brought into widespread use.

The term "Middle East" comes from the British navy, which used it to describe the countries on the trade route from Europe to India and China. Everything from Afghanistan to Morocco may possibly be classified as "middle eastern", depending on whom you ask -- and when.

Only a partial list of past Empires in the middle eastern territory includes Sumeria, Babylonia, Persia, the Ottoman Empire and the Roman Empire!

When northern Europe was still lurking about in slimy cold stone castles playing chess, the Middle East was enjoying the flowers of poetry, luxurious craftsmanship, music and literature. In fact, the Renaissance in Europe was partly inspired by stories brought back from the middle east by travelers along the trade route.

Strategic location, religious history and the world's largest supply of crude oil have kept the Middle East at the center of world activity for centuries. The saga continues.

Text by Steve Smith.

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