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doha festival

Festivals are an integral part of Qatar society. If you are a tourist and visiting Qatar for the first time, you will find that no matter what time of year you’re visiting, there is almost always a festival celebration ongoing. Qatar has lots of festivals with various themes, some focusing on the wide variety of [...]

qatar pinoy festival 2018

Qatar Pinoy Festival is an annual festival that commemorates the culture of the second largest population in Qatar. Visitors can witness Philippine culture first-hand, enjoying the various kinds of traditional Filipino food, and trying out Filipino clothes, among other activities. After exploring Qatar’s wonderful culture, experiencing the Pinoy Festival in this country will be a [...]

qatar motor show 2018

According to Fira Qatar, coordinators of the upcoming event, and the Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA), the eighth version of the Qatar Motor Show (QMS) will be held at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center on October 17-21, 2018. The event is fully supported by the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, HE Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser [...]

Football Asian Games

In many ways, Qatar’s performance during the 2018 Asian Games, held in Indonesia, was a success. The country managed to get 6 gold medals, 4 silver medals and 3 bronze medals. Indeed, the country has showcased its prowess in sports, even as it gears up for a major sporting event in 2022. Qatar sent a [...]

A manga, entitled “Jose Rizal,” was released in time for Jose Rizal’s 157th birth anniversary. Rizal is the Philippines’ national hero. His life story will be released in chapters, with the first chapter uploaded on June 19. The story can be read here, for free. Manga refers to Japanese comic books and graphic novels, which [...]

Qatar Summer Festival, the country’s longest festival, is all set to kick off on June 14th and will continue until August 31st, according to the Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA). With the theme “Colour Your Summer,” the fifth edition of the Summer Festival will start its first week with special Eid Al Fitr celebrations. The Qatar [...]

Those of you who are wondering what happens during the Qatar National Day, here are some photos sent to us by Charmis Vivero. Here she shares her photography captures of the event parade which includes soldiers, tanks, helicopters, and even aerial acrobats from jets. Thank you Charmis for sending these wonderful photos! This gives us [...]

One of our readers from Facebook sent us a message when she learned we were sharing pictures of Qatar taken by people who’ve visited us. Here we are sharing one of her works. Andreia Baltazar Centeio is a Portuguese and was on a one month holiday in Qatar. She mentioned that she had an amazing [...]

Considered to be the fastest growing city in Qatar, with over 50% of the nation’s population living in it or its surrounding suburbs, Doha is also considered to be the economic center of the country. And with its large population of locals and expats and tourists, it is but natural to expect that the city [...]

Welcome the new year with some serious shopping! Shop Qatar will start in January 7 until February 7, 2018. Aside from discounts in partner malls and raffle prizes for purchases, there will be other activities as well. Here we list the many activities that you can expect in this shopping festival in Qatar. Expect some pop-up [...]