Archive for the ‘Qatar’ Category

Since my daughter was granted a full summer program scholarship in July by Qatar Academy, we had to get visas to the US.  I’m writing this article for those who would like to apply for Non-Immigrant US Visa in Qatar based on my experience. This mainly discusses getting a tourist visa and not more than […]

People in the Gulf state of Qatar have been abuzz last October 7 with the unveiling of Damien Hirst’s monumental bronze sculptures displayed outside the Sidra Medical and Research Centre in Doha. Called “The Miraculous Journey,” it consists of 14 bronze sculptures, chronicling the gestation of a fetus inside a uterus, from conception to birth, […]

1.) What did you order? (Exact name as appears on menu with correct spelling) 1 New England Chowder 55QR 3 pcs. Pan-seared Scallops from the Fish Market Trolley 270QR 6 pcs. Fresh Oysters from the Fish Market Trolley QR25/pc 2 Alaskan King Crab legs with White Wine Sauce 320QR 1 Bouillabaisse 145QR 1 San Francisco […]

Aramede – All Day Dining Restaurant (180 seats) A modern market place, light organic colors and materials centered around a 6 story light flooded atrium with panoramic elevators. Aramede is the creation of a dining theatre that embodies the traditional dishes from both the Middle East and Continental Europe with modern reinterpretation Guests will be […]

I’ve been interested at trading US stocks ever since the news broke out that GOOGLE (GOOG) is preparing for its IPO. That was in 2000. I didn’t really know much about trading then but I knew that Google is where people should bet their money at. Google offered USD $100 per stock and today Google […]


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It's been 10 years since the San Juan Family started their blog documenting their lives in this little spot called Qatar. Follow Chris, Mavis and Xianelle as they share what Doha has to offer.

  • Marcus: Hi. I am very interested in opening an account with Ameritrade, my question is how do you fund the a [...]
  • Elymar: I'm working in Qatar I want to visit Japan what is the requirements of getting visa I want to spend [...]
  • xtian001: The important thing is for you to prove that you have ties in Doha (returning to a good paying job) [...]
  • Ly: Hi. You're so kind for sharing this detailed infos. I just have a question. Is the bank statement he [...]
  • xtian001: Your financial status matters as it is proof that you can support your stay in the country. [...]