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Camel Racing December 1st to 3rd 2014

I am of to Qatar for the first time and really want to see the camel racing. Can anyone tell me if any races will be on between Monday 1st and Wednesday 3rd December.

Thanks

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how much money for 24 hours?

I know that everyone will say "it depends". But can you give me an idea? A couple of meals, a taxi ride etc. I have accommodation so that is OK. How much in a taxi from the airport to central Doha?
Would you change money in advance?

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What to do in Doha on a Friday morning/afternoon?

I've a stopover in Doha coming up next month. I will arrive on a Thursday night, get a hotel, then leave very late Friday night (actually 1 a.m. Saturday morning).

I'm interested in ideas for what to do on Friday, I know many things will be closed at least during the day. I plan to visit the Museum of Islamic Art, apparently it is open from 2-8 p.m. on Fridays. It looks like the malls and souks also won't open until mid to late afternoon Friday, is that right?

Are there other sights or…

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Israeli stamps in passort

Hi,
I intend on flying from the UK to Kathmandu through Doha. I have Israeli stamps
in my passport and i was wondering if i'd be given any trouble in Doha because of
this?
Anyone got any advice?
Thanks

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city tour from airport

On my way to Myanmar I have a stopover at Doha. I read that Qatar airways have a free tour lasting 3 hours around the city. Brilliant! However, it is only for people who have a layover "of between 5-12 hours"! What on earth is the sense of that? My stay is 20 hours. Does anyone have experience of this?

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Safety in Qatar for young couple

Hey everyone,

I will be flying through Qatar with my girlfriend (I will be 21 and she will be 20) in a little under a year. We will have an 8 hour layover. Being in the middle-east you hear a lot of bad stuff about the countries. I know that people say to try and dress modestly but are there any other big safety tips that you would recommend? I have family friends that have traveled in the more notorious Islamic countries and they needed to pretend to be married for they safety of the females.…

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taxi, and general costs for 1 day

me again. trying to budget costs for 1 day (no hotel) for a layover day in doha. any ideas of taxi cost to new airport, meal budget at reasonable (not fancy) restaurants?

thanks, dave

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Scuba diving in Qatar

Hello any advice on scuba diving in Qatar? thanks.

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KHOR AL-ADAID day or over night trip, need to partner up, any day Oct 13-16th

On a gulf area trip for two weeks and would like to get out to KHOR AL-ADAID for the day or and overnight. The cost for one person is high, so would love to join someone else or a small group.

Let me know if you are around and interested then.

Thanks

Sean

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left luggage at doha airport

hi, i have a 22 hour layover in Doha airport, arriving 5am, departing next day at 2am. is there anyplace to leave luggage inside or outside security?

thanks, dave