“I’m coming with you tomorrow morning,” said Rich as I set my 6.30am alarm to wake me up for my second interview in 48 hours. “What?” he said as I protested, “We’re a team”. That…

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It took a while for me to admit it, but after Jim left I found things pretty hard out here for a couple of weeks. Having reached the three month milestone of my stay and…

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On the 1st January, our first visitor from the UK landed in Doha in the form of Rich’s twin and my good mate, Jim. Rich had been working all hours under the sun producing Al…

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The past few weeks have been non-stop and it suddenly occurred to me that it’s been 3 weeks since my last post. As we are advancing rapidly into the depths of 2014, I thought it…

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The sun may be shining brightly, but there is plenty of reason to feel festive over here in Doha, if you are willing to make a bit of effort. After complaining about how un-Christmassy we…

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