ThePlace: Saudi Arabia’s AlUla Heritage Town, a fascinating insight into Nabataean life

Photo/Saudi Tourism
Updated 28 September 2019

ThePlace: Saudi Arabia’s AlUla Heritage Town, a fascinating insight into Nabataean life

  • The site includes a tourist information center and a souq

A collection of ancient buildings built from stone and clay tells the story of a civilization’s past and its way of life.
The area has been beautifully preserved and offers tourists a fascinating insight into Nabataean life.
The site includes a tourist information center and a souq.
This photograph was taken by Abdulaziz Al-Bugshi as part of the Colors of Saudi competition.


Saudi Arabia announces 17 more COVID-19 deaths

Updated 27 November 2020

Saudi Arabia announces 17 more COVID-19 deaths

  • The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom has increased to 345,622
  • A total of 5,857 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far

LONDON: Saudi Arabia announced 17 deaths from COVID-19 and 302 new infections on Friday.
Of the new cases, 70 were recorded in Riyadh, 28 in Jeddah, 18 in Yanbu, 17 in Madinah, 14 in Dhahran, 14 in Makkah and 8 in Dammam.
The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom increased to 345,622 after 407 more patients recovered from the virus.
A total of 5,857 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far.