Monday, February 16, 2015

5 Most Popular Gifts to buy from Saudi Arabia

Ever wondered what’s the most amazing present you could ever buy for your friends and family members from Saudi Arabia? Well let me help you out here! Saudi Arabia might be a country with very strict laws and regulations but nothing ignores the fact that it is a universal shopping heaven with almost every brand that exists in the world. However, leaving behind brands, Saudi Arabia is famous for one very special thing which is dates!

Yep, you heard it right. Those soft and gooey dates which melt as soon as you keep them in your mouth! Not just simple dates, Saudi Arabia is the biggest platform for finding each and every kind of date that could ever exist. Be it dates with nuts, dates with fruits in it or dates dipped in chocolate! I believe it’s an amazing gift that you can get for anyone because it’s like a souvenir of Saudi, or just better since its food haha!

One other thing, that can be bought as a present could be their popular traditional perfumes which are also known as Ithar. It has a very strong yet pleasant fragrance and can be used for a really long time despite of its tiny size. They are available in almost every price, ranging from $20 to $2000, depending on which one you purchase and it would be a great gift for your male friends.

Saudi Traditional Dresses
For female friends, it’s always best to buy the very famous Saudi Arabian’s traditional dresses which are wrap overs that would cover your body in the most beautiful way. The best part is, they are available in a lot of colors, designs and styles so you have a wide variety to choose from!

Gold, Silver and Jewels
Gold and silver jewelry have always been classified as forever keepsakes and nothing could be more precious than them! So trust me, you have come to the right country to buy these for yourself and your loved ones. Gold is really inexpensive here and so is Silver, so you can always go to a jewelry store here and buy a delicate gold pendant for your sister and a classy silver chain for your brother!

Saudi Furniture
Furniture in Saudi is also said to be the most gorgeous thing you could ever get for someone because they are available in so many stunning designs that you would probably take a day to decide which one to buy. Yep! That’s how amazingly astonishing those typical Arabian designed furniture are. However, I am not really sure if it’s a good idea to take back something so heavy for your friends because it will be pretty heavy on your wallet too then, haha!

So in the end, it’s absolutely your choice to buy anything at all from Saudi Arabia and I would totally recommend their dates! Nevertheless, one should always remember that it is never about the gift but about the thought of buying it and I believe that’s all that counts. So have a great time in your shopping venture here and I hope this article has narrowed down some options for you. Good luck!

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