The Pearl of Doha

Middle East, Qatar

The Pearl of Doha

No Comments 10 October 2010

In mid 2010 the Monkey visited The Pearl, a giant man-made island and real estate development project that aims to create an Arabian Riviera near the heart of the Qatari capital.

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