Souq Waqif with Fanar, Doha, Qatar
20 May, 2014 | From Kristine of the Philippines
POSTCARD SENT FROM QATAR
Souq Waqif is an important souq in Doha, in the state of Qatar. Literally translated to "the standing market," this shopping destination is renowned for selling traditional garments, spices, handicrafts, and souvenirs.
A souq or souk is an open-air marketplace or commercial quarter in Middle Eastern and North African cities.