Bahrain is heaven for shopaholics, hell for shopaphobes with malls a go-go and the impetus to buy heavy on the minds of locals and foreigners alike, is it purely a women’s sport? How do Bahraini men feel about shopping? We borrow local wisdom from a Bahraini blogger who is well and truly over fed on the consumerism that infuses the streets and homes of his city. Longing for escape, our guide takes us through a day at the stores Bahraini style through the eyes of a man who lives to tell the tale, having been there, done that and of course, bought the T-shirt.
Richard Male, 36
Family origin: Filipino
Religion: Christian (Protestant)
I am a simple person, easy to get along with people, quiet, kin observer, and have interest in learning diffirent cultures. I like swimming which most of my time is spent doing butterfly stroke. My sk...