A Full Day Exploring JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA أمريكي في شوارع جدة American in Saudi Arabia #7
6:30. And. We're on our way to the corniche. By. The water, so. We each slept for like, 3. Hours 3. Hours. 0-0. Hours so I feel very safe right now. This. Is my grandpa's, favorite singer. So, this is cube de yeah. Okay. And. Look, at this the smallest little McDonald's, I've ever seen in my life that's. The whole thing, just. Like a little drive-through. We. Need that in America, you think we need that so, we're getting breakfast, here from these guys. So, that's meat all chopped up and he's gonna. Don't sit in this big pan and. I think it goes in there wrapped, up. The, new Cornish. And. We've got the food and. Melon. Juice like. Smoothie. Out. Here is the. He's. Falling asleep. Didn't. Sleep at all I. Would. Here is the compound. Western compound, huh yeah with Americans, and Europeans. 15, Filipinos. And they live here it's all closed, in you can see the security and what, there's thousands, of people living in there huh yeah, yeah. They live in there and kind. Of live like Western, culture. They. Live like their normal Western ways and like life, yeah normal, life kind of separated. No. Mosque and. They. All work for maybe what's, how do you use it that one yes. So they work for the national, airline here and there's other ones for other companies like, a Ramco, or, other. Companies, and you can see the barbed wire around. The compound, so. Pretty tight security interestingly. And. There it is again another. Entrance. Falafels. Time the best in the city huh yeah well, yeah. Yeah, okay. Oh what, were they look good this. Is poor Rio that's, like $1 this thing is like the size of my head cuz I already took one bite and. It's, delicious, Wow. Tallest. Flagpole in the world. Here. In Jeddah Saudi, Arabia. King. Abdulaziz, yeah and this. Is where you go where, you learn amazing, I, don't. Think God man wants to be on camera. Okay. So there's the. English. Language Institute oh, it's. Nice here though. So. Everybody here 70,000, that. Is big Wow, and how many there's more universities, in general right, the. Biggest one okay, but there's other smaller. I'm. Very cool the mosque on campus, always. Always. Somewhere. And, they're here in the university, as well here. So. This is the student lounge huh. This. Is where you hang out. It's. Where you chill yeah, hang out with the boys, no. Chicks. Okay. There's some ping-pong and tables. And stuff to hang out in but. That's. A serious player. Sorry. This. Is like a natural. Tooth brush in Saudi a how, do you do it. Is. Not made for the camera. Okay. How do you do this thing yes. Do it just, what, smells weird. We're, gonna chew on it yes. The. Age of it. Alright, cut the edge and then but you don't wanna eat this stuff. Mmm. You. Want the inside yeah. Okay, oh. Wow. It's. Gonna be like so, it's like sour good time okay we're. Doing this can I like swallow the juice yeah. Okay. Buzzing. A little bit yeah okay cool.
Cleaning. It's the. First time I brushed my teeth this whole trip. No. Hey. Princess. Sleeping, Beauty. Ahmed. Finally, crashed, did. Not sleep at all last night. And. Now he's out so. What we're gonna take a little siesta a little rest, in the afternoon here and then get some coffee and. Go. To a ballad. Right, yeah. Okay. I. Don't. Know what the plan is just, following, you guys you. Go back to sleep now back. To sleep. Sleep. Tight sweet dreams. So. In the coffee shop here. They. Have these little rooms. These little areas where you can like sit. On the ground or, in, Achmed case you can take a look big nap and, it's kind of cool. Is. It good yeah, okay, so. Little. Little, room and you. Can just lounge down, okay, so we're sitting here in the cafe. It's what, 350, almost four o'clock in the afternoon and. There. We hear the call to prayer and then just. Like before the, all the shops have to close here right yeah. So. Is that by law yeah. It's final. It's. Maybe. Gonna change soon I don't know the, point of that, thing is just. The. Day is coming so, everyone. Should stop, doing what he's doing and go to bed and go. Back and complete. That. He's doing coffee, or something, so we're locked in here right now yeah. So. What how long does it last usually, like the the, closing of the shops. Is. That like a ruler it's just. Yeah. It, depends between maybe. Some of, jobs. Just closed, for 10 minutes for 15 minutes that's open for half an hour but there, are bridges 20 minutes okay so it's like the preference of the node, owner or the employee. Yep okay pretty, cool so yeah it's. A part, of life in Saudi Arabia huh, yeah very. Interesting thank you. Okay. Switched. Cameras, now. It's a different camera so, ran. Out of room on my phone but, we're back in business. Andr. Touring. Followed. Yeah historic of Judah historical. Jeddah old Jeddah okay, and here. It is, Wow. Look. At these buildings. And these, are made out of like coral right that's what I heard yeah Wow. Still, getting the hang of this camera hmm that's how old these buildings are 600. Years old oh. My. Gosh so, some of them look better than others like this one looks like it's Newark okay. So here is a traditional. Hijazi. I. Feel. Like everybody is really friendly here. Like. This so I'm more like home I feel like is makes, people nice okay. So, we're at the top of the building now, with. One of these old homes. Oh. My, gosh that. View is insane oh. I. Hate. Heights. Hi. Look. At those kids down there I don't, know if you can see them in the doorway. Prayer. Time. Well, you can hear it from all the different places at once. And some social. Be. Nice. Shukra. Thank. You oh. There's. A, king. Salman huh. And. King, abdulaziz the founder. Of. Saudi. And. A bunch of art really. Cool I. Like. That one, that's. Nice. Faisal. Right yeah. King. Faisal. Learning. So much Saudi royalty. Yeah. What the heck, this. Is the ancient anime, of Arabia, you, know that's really weird, Arabic. Writing all around the edge here it's very cool. Hmm. Uh-huh. Thank you, Salam. Alaikum. So. Now we're going to see King. Abdulaziz. House the. Original house from the original, king, of Saudi Arabia where. He lived. First. In. Jeddah oh. Okay. Oh. Man. That looks really good. Whoo-hah, all right thank. You. What. Is this called guy, duck. It's. Good it's like a little sweet. There. You are a baby. We. Made it all, right that's it right there okay. Wow. Wow. Salam, alaikum. So I got from the Marika welcome, thank, you no thank you. Well. This is nice English, yeah. That's. There, ready for the Taurus I. Like. The green ceiling. And. Here's the office. It's. Really getting crowded, out here now people, coming out out of the woodwork huh. Kids. Playing soccer little. Pickup game. Oh smells. Like spices, hello. Salam alaikum, thank, you shukran, shukran. Wow. He's. Okay oh thank. You. YouTube. Famous. Okay. Shukran. Curry. Powder it, smells strong. Thank. You. Good luck it here so husband and a buncha look. There. You go. Eat. The bread. Eat. The bread. We've. Got a little soccer, game here football game whatever you want to call it people, just saying you know. The. Kids. He. Wants that. You. Want this, how. Much. Turn. Okay. There. You go. Okay. Salaam. Salam. Alaikum. Chef. Eric, yeah. Good, hepatic. Okay. It's. Me Douglas. Douglas. When, America, America. Yeah. Camera, you. Want to do it. Ready. Watch this Oh. Future. Cinematographer. Chaotic. Come. On yeah. Good. Pump. Boom-boom. Okay. My Salama. So. That was really cool I'll bow odd old, city, now. We're going to. Film. Festival, yeah our film competition right for. This guy's film there he is yeah. Hopefully. After that it's gonna win. Some. Money tonight. Okay. So we're at the film festival and I have. A fan here. Crazy. So. This is some, verses from the Quran they, start with this. Okay. We, are going to get some shwarma huh. Alright, the city is alive tonight last night it was kind of dead but tonight it's the weekend so in, Saudi, Arabia the weekend days are Friday.
Saturday. But. In obviously. A lot of the world the weekend is Saturday Sunday it's Thursday night here and everybody, is out and about the businesses, are open, lots of people eating food Ahmed, just won his big, award so. We're, gonna go so and it's his birthday today yeah, that's, kind, of my happy. Birthday apparently. They don't celebrate birthdays here yeah yeah, so, birthdays aren't so much a thing here but uh we're. Gonna celebrate anyway, yeah you have any American here so. Okay. And there it is whoa. Is. He busy busy busy so. Let's go check it out. Birthday. Boy. So. One. Thing you will notice here as you, probably just saw it's again. All men, out, here. On. The street there's no women. And. I don't want to be rude but if you look. Behind me in the car here I don't know if you can see but the women is like waiting in the car. Dicken. Yes. Okay. The chicken, teacher. So. These guys are, gonna be famous. I hope soon that's, what they're saying they're, saying they will be famous on YouTube in Chou Lux hopefully. Hopefully God, willing. Shukran. Thank. You mom, dinner. Time.