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Bahrain's must-see attractions Print E-mail

From the ancient and traditional to the breathtakingly modern, there is much to see and do in Bahrain. In this special feature, we explore the best of what the island has to offer visitors and new residents, with a heavy emphasis on attractions that truly capture the flavour of the country and the region. So go ahead and enjoy the sights!

Party capital of the Middle East Print E-mail
By Karim Miknas   »   Bahrain has always been a leader when it comes to nightlife in the region.  What makes our little island so special is that we LOVE to party and we’ve done it with the best of them.
From suqs to super shopping malls Print E-mail
By Fiona Clark » Bahrain is booming! It almost seems like each time you blink, a new mall has popped up, or an existing one has been extended. Even the suq – the traditional open-air market – is having a facelift. All this means more choice for the shopper and a constant buzz of excitement and anticipation.
Sports enthusiasts spoilt for choice Print E-mail

By Tanya Lunn » Several years ago, you might have been hard-pushed to put Bahrain on the international sporting map. All that changed, though, on 4th April 2004 when this small island kingdom roared onto the international racing scene staging it’s first ever Formula One Grand Prix. Michael Schumacher, driving a Ferrari, won the Middle East’s inaugural F-1 race, to the delight of fans watching at the Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) and around the globe.

Off-road thrills get heart racing Print E-mail
By Roy Kietzman » The off-road track at Bahrain International Circuit is hard to beat for the thrill of the road and to gauge the driving skills of both the pro’s and other drivers behind the wheels. It’s doubtless the single such facility in the Middle East.