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Riyadh



Knowing what you know now, would you still move to this city?

I'd come back for another posting without any hesitation, although I think things could get more difficult there when they finally have a reformist king. - Oct 13, 2017
Yes. - Jan 19, 2017
Yes. It's a unique opportunity to visit a closed country with a totally alien culture. - May 20, 2016
Once, yes. Again, probably not. - Nov 9, 2015
I do not think so. - Oct 27, 2015
NO!!! - Oct 15, 2015
Yes, I feel very much at home here. As a married woman I have a very comfortable existance. - Jan 23, 2015
No one really has a choice who comes here. It's an important country, but never on top on anyone's list. - Sep 28, 2014
Yes, I would, and I would stay longer than the posting if I had to. - Mar 26, 2014
Sure, why not. I've been to tougher places to live. This place has all the necessities that I need to make me feel at home for the next 21 months. - Dec 4, 2013
No. - Oct 9, 2013
Yes, but it is not for everyone. If you have strong nerves, a good sense of humour, and an adventurous spirit, you'll be fine. But more than 3-4 years is not recommended. The place is fascinating, but it robs you of so many of the smaller (and larger) joys of life, from music to green trees to walking around in normal clothes. - Mar 17, 2013
Maybe. Make sure not to arrive during Ramadan or Eid, as it is very difficult to get things set up -- like internet, cell phones, processing government papers, and even grocery shopping. - Apr 7, 2011
Definitely. - Jul 27, 2010
No way. - Mar 29, 2010
Not a chance, and I advise others to think real hard before comitting to coming here. - Jan 18, 2010
Absolutely not. - Dec 29, 2009
Yes, but not if I was a woman. - Oct 21, 2008
Definitely -- much easier and more livable than I imagined. - Aug 6, 2008