American in SAUDI ARABIA, Al Namas to Tanomah (A true heritage experience)
lots of walking trails, activities and this is uh what she looks like when she came back that's how you would uh cook the food okay. This how they do it, yeah they used to put the wheat or the seeds in these leather pouches all right nice little stop here at the heritage museum, now we're going to head to the next spot, here we go all right now we're here, we stopped, we're going to check out this viewpoint let you guys see the uh view down below and give you an idea how high we actually are, up here in Al Namas Mr. Abdullah said two thousand eight hundred meters here in Al Namas, above sea level, pretty high Picnic area here, called "Al Whaleed Mountain" from late May until September this whole area is lined with people and cars just up here in Al Namas, from everywhere, from everywhere, they come from everywhere, from inside the Kingdom, Gulf and from even abroad, that's a peak season for Al Namas, very peak season all right we're up here on top of the viewpoint here in Al Namas take a look around, you can't get better views than this, take a look. This is "Mareer" mountain "Mareer"
one of the best tourist places here in Al Namas, i mean good views, either east, or west here and west here we see a "Majida" and "Ha Twouse" and here you can see some of Al Namas region take a look behind, me we're up here on top of the mountain, it's pretty hazy right now you can't get an idea or appreciate the views, but we're really high, really nice views, special place here I could stay at this viewpoint forever! all right, we're done touring around Al Namas for today, and now we're up here on the rooftop area at the cafe, at the hotel where we're staying "Al Jahwah" hotel, check the view okay, when you're up here on top of the Al Namas viewpoints and areas around here when you're driving you can find all these nice picnic spots, like this here, you got some lighting come here with your family, relax, even during the daytime you've got a nice cover, real nice setup nice cool weather, and if you're over-landing and you're looking for a place to camp or anything like that, you can stop here, put your rooftop tent up or whatever you have, and uh they got walkways I've seen some uh public restrooms they got here also, nice sounds of nature ok just stopped here and like i said, if you guys are over-landing or thinking about camping, or picnicking, doing some overnight stuff like that you got this whole area right here you could choose for yourself, and you got this view over here this is the edge of the mountain, overlooks the entire valley down below and the city out here in front of you, pretty sweet view lots of walking trails, activities, hiking, things like that you can do, really cool place and like i said peacefulness, quiet, relaxing, views for days, highly recommend Al Namas you come to this area and you're picnicking or camping, you've got some uh bathrooms here in the background, lights, all those things you need to get you through the night, here we go okay, now we're heading to a restaurant to eat some local food, it's gonna be good, here we go okay we're gonna sit in this uh booth, we're gonna put some plastic down and they're gonna bring us our uh food, let you guys see the dishes, here we go okay the food's here, and as you guys saw, we got the explanation of what everything is, I already forgot, but it looks delicious, time to dig in, here we go yummy? delicious okay we've got another dish, just came in, right here, check it out, it looks like uh egg and a cream on it, some kind of uh vegetables in there, it looks delicious okay the bread's here hold it, very good food, we couldn't finish it all, but we put a pretty good dent in it, so, props for the Chef. Okay day two here in Al Namas, slept really good last night at our hotel, i definitely recommend that place and now we're just doing some more exploring, letting you guys see some sites gonna get ourselves something to eat and uh relax, enjoy the views, and fill our bellies, so here we go I love this picnic area. Can I have some pizza? Sure! as you can see right behind me there's mommy chowing down on some pizza and also there is a view out there, a little hazy right now but uh still nice to be up here in Al Namas at the viewpoint look at those cars, one, two, three four, five cars right there, struggling up this mountain okay just finished uh picnicking and eating and now we're gonna show you guys what the walking trail looks like, here we go all right take a look around you can see how gorgeous this place is, got all these nice trees greenery everywhere, i bet you didn't imagine you'd find this in Saudi Arabia, Al Namas, here it is you said easy, and all through this area nice and clean, you can find dumpsters, throw your trash in there like this there you go he's welcoming you, and your wife and your son by the name of the King by the name of the Crown Prince by the name of Prince Turki by the Regional people this place is yours he's giving his best to his guests, okay there is something called participating, the guest has to participate, to make his coffee, okay, okay yeah, this is mix of flavors, okay what do you think will make you happy? either you choose this only, or you mix. i think a mix, yeah, okay then, and you have to, you have to get not much, so it will not spoil the whole beans, okay, okay get your flavors, okay, cinnamon with herbs okay he's making his own coffee okay i chose the flavors, so let's see how i did they will evaluate you a professional does like this they used to give it to the, to the guest, so he will smell what he chose, and smelling will go till here, okay, okay he will feel that yes, and then you you wipe it with your beard so the smell stays in here all right, okay and then go like this, okay, you are doing as the old people, okay cut in front of the guests, to say that we are keeping these things since a very long time for this time, in front of you, to, to show how good we like you maybe this is stored there since very long time ago, wow this is all organic 100% good for this oil, and will give some flavor to the oil itself, okay all right, here's mommy, so she uh went next door to where the women, the family hangs out, and this is uh what she looks like when she came back, so, it's good, i like the smell, this is the dress that she's wearing that the bride would normally wear on the wedding night so, there you go make sure nothing will fall down you have to get the beans back, back to the container, so uh back in the traditional days, the uh host would put the uh beans and everything out here for display, to let you know that there's enough to go around, and you can have as much coffee as you want until you're ready to go, okay, whatever you don't use you have to put back in the container, you as a chief guest, yeah yourself, as the guest chief guest has to do it, okay you did it, okay, okay do the other one, do the other one yeah, you know now the way nothing should fall huh, this one's more full oh excellent all right, well good morning, day three here in Al Namas and we are checked out of our hotel so thank you Mr. Abdullah in the Al Jahwah hotel, i highly recommend you guys uh hit that place up and stay there if you're coming to Al Namas, great uh hospitality, take good care of you and now we are heading to a farm in the next town over in Tanomah, so stay tuned, here we go okay we're here in Tanomah at our friend Muhammad here's farm, he's going to show us around, so join us, here we go "Tama farm" that was written it's only in Arabic in the main gate my mother's nickname, ah okay, she died already, oh sorry to hear that, yes, so i put the farm under her name hi. what's the name of the brown one? this is "Ward" "Ward", do you know name for flower? flower, "Ward", yes
oh yes, you like the donkey Noah? they're so domesticated, wow the donkeys are strong right? he's eating my shirt bye the donkey's following us yeah so Muhammad here is doing sustainable, uh organic, uh he's getting his eggs and uh some of his uh pigeons here, for his uh consumption, so that's pretty uh nice to see starting to love this farm, okay you stay with me Noah until your parents come back again, I'm staying in this farm but i delay one for you all right, now this right here is the milking stand for the goat, and i think I'm going to be using it soon, stay tuned i told you they are two weeks, two weeks old, only 2 weeks Noah, yes yes 2 weeks old all of them during Ramadan hi. where is the mother? this is mother, that's mother, this is mother corn, and that's what they are eating? yes of course, I am drinking the milk, so what you give you will get okay, so for you instead of using cow's milk you always use a goat milk your buddy the donkey's coming back, look at him, he wants your shirt okay I'm gonna get up in there if you make your animals happy they will give good milk the Donkey still beside you it's okay baby now I'm going to open the teat. There is bacteria everywhere. I need to clean it before. this is what they use for humans in the hospitals, clean wounds this will kill bacteria within seconds now I will clean with water you want to try it buddy? yes, you will all try it Inshallah wow okay so first clean the uh teats with uh some iodine and then you clean it all off and that kills all the bacteria and then you can milk it, and each teat you can get about, maybe up to a liter wow you're professional daddy, you want to try it out Noah? now add the "Jambiyah" like this and then like this i can't you're almost ready for kettlebells