Riyadh’s landmark tower is a stunning piece of modern architecture – it’s particularly conspicuous at night when the upper sweep is lit...
Designed by British architect Norman Foster and built in 2000 by the Bin Laden construction company, Al-Faisaliah Tower was the first of...
The Globe Cigar Lounge
A badly kept secret among well-heeled 20- to 30-something Saudis as the place to take a date, it's all low-light...and discretion here....
Located in the nook of the ‘necklace’ of the Kingdom Tower, Spazio 77 is a combination brasserie, coffeehouse, sushi bar, cigar bar and,...
Lonely Planet review
The excellent Jarir Bookstore has extensive selections in Arabic and English. This branch is the most accessible.