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Some place different.

We went there to experience old Kuwait and were not disappointed. Though it’s a small place (around... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
SagarDiscovery
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Nothing special

There is a small park with few stands/shops with souvenirs. This place is close to the sea. You... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
marcinm876
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Warsaw, Poland
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

There is a small park with few stands/shops with souvenirs. This place is close to the sea. You can spent there no more than 10 minutes. There is really nothing special.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We went there to experience old Kuwait and were not disappointed. Though it’s a small place (around 10 shops) we fell that it’s worth visiting as it’s something different you can do in Kuwait other than malls.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

i used to go there when i was a child , it was very good but unfortunately i feel this place has been neglected with time , other modern places like malls have taking place and only few people still visiting youm albahar ... anyway...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

I went there with a group of expat friends and a local who showed us around. There is not much to see, apart a very old, tiny bookstore and a few shops that sell a few artisanal products from Kuwait and other countries in this...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Visitors who would like to live old Kuwait city can visit this place, better betwwen Nov. and March since it is open to air place.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank AlmudhhiS
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This is an old Park, been there for ages now! It's a good place to come after a busy day and enjoy the Kuwaiti sunset and watch the boats sail. They have shops where you can buy souvenirs of Kuwait. They recently put up some...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank imsolomondean
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Its a very known Heritage place suitable for family where you can enjoy watching the craft man working showing there different hoppy and creativity..plus the restaurants that provide the delicious dishes and the amazing taste of the Black tea.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Hanan A
Reviewed 30 April 2017

An average place to visit, it has different cultural corners and shops selling old Kuwaiti house holds, clothes and other souvenirs, you can also try some Kuwaiti common snacks like Bagella and Nekhi, kids can find a lot of old Kuwaiti swings

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank hylaman s
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Been in Kuwait for many years now and it is my first time to visit The sailor’s heritage village, the place was indeed decent and it is like dragging myself into the old times where everything is manually operated. No machines but human strength and...More

Date of experience: February 2017
3  Thank travelinguru21
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Only open late afternoons and evenings, but plenty of souvenirs sold by craftsmen at work. If I am in town, I stop by to pick up grilled liver from the traditional cafe.There is also a hall with a shell museum. Photographs are not allowed on...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank hazeq8
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