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Heritage Souk
Middle East
Souq Al Mubarakiya is a souq from the old days. A large part of it was re built and it is maintained as a heritage souq and even now we can catch the flavour of the old days when fishing and pearl diving were the major occupations in Kuwait.
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Uploaded: 04/09/2011
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