Bin Mahmoud is a large and busy commercial and residential area with easy access to major roads, shopping malls, and a wide variety of hotels and restaurants where you can sample cuisines from all over the world.
There are more than five international schools in the area, and one boys’ school which caters for children with special needs. There is also Mirqab Mall close by, along with a host of supermarkets and restaurants, as well as a Metro station with access to the new Doha Metro Bin Mahmoud Metro station (Gold Line).
Qatar brings together old world hospitality with cosmopolitan sophistication, the chance to enjoy a rich cultural tapestry, new experiences and adventures. Here is a taste of what’s on offer.
AL BIDDA PARK
Prominent, urban park featuring a playground, cultural heritage center, shops and open green space.
As one of the oldest souqs in Qatar, Souq Waqif is a marketplace noted for selling an array of traditional garments, spices, handicrafts and souvenirs. It is also home to dozens of restaurants featuring cuisines from across the world.
Set in opulent surroundings, Mirqab Mall features a host of brand-name stores, restaurants and a movie theatre.
As the largest and most multi-dimensional cultural project in Qatar, Katara Cultural Village features a stunning waterfront amphitheater, in addition to a range of exhibition galleries, shops, eateries and large sandy beach area, perfect for families.
One of Doha’s most popular outdoor areas, the Corniche is a spectacular waterfront promenade featuring breath-taking views of the Arabian Gulf, extending for seven kilometers along Doha Bay. The perfect environment for joggers and walkers alike, the Corniche features plenty of shaded areas, parks and eateries and is the location for several annual celebrations of national holidays such as Qatar National Day and National Sports Day.
MSHEIREB DOWNTOWN DOHA
With contemporary architecture, gleaming white mosques, an array of global dining options in high-end hotels and a cluster of history museums housed in elegant, Qatari-style mansions, Msheireb is fast developing into one of Doha’s most up-and-coming areas.
This Venetian inspired shopping mall features an impressive indoor canal and more than 200 famous high street and luxury brand, all located in the Aspire Zone in the west end of Doha.
QATAR BOWLING CENTER
The centre is also equipped with a varity of leisure facilities such as billiards, snooker, table tennis, mini football and restaurant.
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There is a wide variety of schools available to suit your family’s needs, below is a selection including Qatar Airways Groups very own Oryx School.
Qatari cuisine is a subtle blend of influences from India, Persia, Lebanon, and North Africa, and, much like the landscape of the country, is constantly evolving.
The country’s culinary landscape has been influenced by foods from all over the world, with many franchises from any country you can think of.
In recent years, there has been a large emphasis on healthy food and lifestyle in Qatar. There are many local restaurants providing these healthy options, as well as farmers markets and organic food stores.For more information click here