Old City Gates
Al-Shaab , Al-Shamiya , Al-Jahra and Al-Maqsab are the names of Kuwait City’s gates in Safat on Al-Soor St, the street that follows...
Old Kuwaiti Town
Situated just southwest of the National Assembly Building on Arabian Gulf St, the houses in this complex of replica 19th-century...
One of the best in the region, this Olympic-sized rink has a spectator capacity of 1600. It’s home to the Kuwaiti Falcons, the country’s...
English Tea Lounge
The Sheraton, with its multiple marble pillars, record-breaking crystal chandeliers and extravagant Persian carpets, looks like the last...
With tables tucked around the interior courtyard of this old coral-and-gypsum house, dating from 1949 and included on the government's...
Lonely Planet review
Near Al-Jahra Gate, this is one of the city’s traditional cheap and cheerfuls for a quick bite. Hummus, shwarma (meat sliced off a spit and stuffed in a pocket of pita-type bread with chopped tomatoes and garnish) and a wide variety of Arabic-bread fillings are on offer for a few hundred fils.