Our five year adventure in Doha, Qatar ended June 1, 2012, but the memories will always remain. It's back to Texas where I have decided...Qatar isn't cornering the market on "quirky", as I once believed. Thanks for opening my eyes to the world, Doha!

Saturday, May 7, 2011

Katara Kite Festival

Happening this weekend in Doha...

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David and I meandered through Katara yesterday afternoon to check out the kites and activities on the scene. Here's a sampling of just a few of the sights...

You think they're texting each other?

It's not too late to get in on the action.
Head to Katara for a little fun.

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  1. Wow, some of them are really huge kites! Kites have come a long way since we were little!

  2. Those kites look fantastic. Great photos too!

  3. Yep, they were pretty awesome not just for the kiddos, but for the adults, too. I'm so glad the great weather held out for the event~it was 111F today!


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