We loved Al-Khobar !! Do you know, that if you want to buy HAM (!) in the deli it is called: Swiss-Chicken? :-))
You've GOT TO KNOW people, and you will live WELL!!
A reader replied recently with:
I'm in Riyadh so it's much stricter and also I live in a non-western company compound so it's different from having an 'outside' apt. But all in all, I agree with everything the writer has said.