Why Expat Panda can’t stay in Kuwait any longer

As you read this, I am on a plane bound for South Africa. Kuwait is a few 100 kilometers behind me and if you read on, you will understand why I needed to schedule the publishing of this post only once I was out of Kuwaiti land and airspace.    As my time here in Kuwait […]

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Dear Kuwait (The things I will miss about you)

Dear Kuwait, We have been together since September 14th, 2016. In comparison to other relationships I’ve had, ours seems short lived; however we could both see, from the early months, that this couldn’t possibly be long term. Still, there is no denying that we made the most of the time we had together. I won’t […]

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Ethnic food experiences in Kuwait

Kuwait is incredibly diverse; innumerable ethnicities can be found within blocks of each other.  Different languages are spoken on every block, people walk around the malls draped in their traditional attire, and the selection of international food is plentiful. When money’s tight but you still have the jet-set itch, forget trying to travel the world in 80 days […]

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Long Distance Marriage: Being the spouse “left Behind”

HELLO! Yes it is me again, your friendly neighbourhood fox! After the runaway success of my last post on this blog (hey when you’re good, you’re good!), I decided to share my unparalleled writing talent with the world once again. (Panda is shaking her head in despair at my pomposity. She is going to remove my contributor […]

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7 things I can now do after being an Editor’s Pick on WordPress Discover!

Imagine this scenario: It’s a quiet Friday night, your tummy is full from supper, and you’re checking your online banking to check the week’s spending.  Just as you begin daydreaming about your plans for the weekend, the phone rings interrupting your thoughts. “I’m on my way home,” a loved one informs you.  ”And I’m bringing […]

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Where do I take my friends and family in Kuwait? (Part 2)

As I begin the countdown to my departure date from Kuwait (hey it rhymes!), I have published my second round up of things to do in Kuwait. The first one can be found here. Click on the headings for more information about that particular activity and enjoy planning your time here in Kuwait! Kuwait Aquarium I […]

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What is Ramadaan like in Kuwait?

You may be surprised to find out how many people that live in Kuwait aren’t Muslim. When you think of any Middle Eastern country, you immediately picture this scenario: While the scenario is prevalent, you should also open your mind up to this:   A large expat population means that there is a huge number […]

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