Working and Travelling in Saudi Arabia

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is located in the Middle East where it measures 2.14969 million square kilometres (830,000 sq mi). Saudi Arabia has an estimated population of 25.7 million of the 5.5 million non-citizens. Known for having the largest oil reserves in the world, the country is also known as one of the largest Muslim countries in the world. 

When travelling to Saudi Arabia, you will need a visa, which is only given to those who have been sponsored to work there. However, you can also obtain a Saudi Arabia tourist visa from e visa portal services. Anyone entering the country must have a valid passport that is valid for six months, a valid visa and a return ticket. Women can not enter the country themselves unless they are being met by the sponsor or male relatives.

For those coming from the Western world, travelling to Saudi Arabia will be a challenge. Many have moved there, however, for their work and have found the country to be unique and full of fascinating culture and patriotism. Having an open mind about what to expect and know that it may take some time to get used to living there is the best attitude to adopt when moving to Saudi Arabia.

When you consider your steps to this wonderful country, it is good to remember that there will be both positive and negative factors. For starters, you will save money by staying in Saudi Arabia. First of all, housing and aeroplane tickets are unbelievably cheap.

You will also find some of the natural wonders that will amaze you. From the desert to the coral reefs to the dunes, there is an array of events such as camping, hiking and sport sand dunes that would make anyone quite busy.