flat terraces on the waterside all the way round The Pearl-Qatar make
the walk easy and pleasurable - and there is so much to see and enjoy.
The Venetian beauty of the architecture, the trees and the magnificent
yachts moored at the marina.
glance around the Pearl Island, is to look into the future. Who,
amongst the fishermen and pearl divers in their dhows from days gone
past, could have imagined that one day this Island would rise from the
sea with its circle of towers reaching up to the sky?
at the stunning landscape makes us want to learn more. What is the
inspiration behind the design of the buildings? What are the names of
the trees? But it's also a time to rest your mind and simply appreciate
the stillness of the night.
plazas attract more people now and their presence around the
restaurants adds to the ambience of the Pearl. But it is still spacious
and peaceful as you meander along by the water's edge and admire the
elegance of the Italianate buildings.
is the perfect time of year for walking. It's refreshing to be outside,
away from the hustle and bustle of the city and the traffic, and walk
along the edge of the water, cooling and calming, gently lapping against
the boats and the quayside. And it's so restful that even though you
only meant to go a little way, you keep walking.
in the evening, as dusk falls, the edges of the high rise buildings set
against the evening sky, soften and the colors fade and change.
Pearl-Qatar lighting up is a magical sight, like the stars lighting up
the night sky. The colors are reflected in the water, shimmering and
adding to the enchantment of the view. Now
you feel rested – and perhaps inclined to relax in one of the many
restaurants for a warm mug of coffee or even a cold iced beverage to
watch the rest of the night pass by.