Here There and Everywhere

Expat wanderer

Qatari Police Balloon?

I thought this was so cute when I passed it on B-ring today:

00PoliceBalloon

I don’t know what it’s all about, but I like it that he has on bright clothing and a reflector vest to help him be safe while he is directing traffic. 🙂

Advertisements

November 12, 2009 - Posted by | Bureaucracy, Doha, ExPat Life, Law and Order, Living Conditions, Safety

2 Comments »

  1. love the balloon! is it possible that he is a crossing guard of some kind? I know: sounds totally nutty, but the Arabic on the pylon in front of him says “schools”. in any case: love it! what a delight to drive by 🙂

    Comment by adiamondinsunlight | November 13, 2009 | Reply

  2. Isn’t it a great balloon? Handsome, too! Yes, he has paddles like a school crossing guard, but the crazy thing is – I never see ANY crossing guards here! It may have been (excuse me if I laugh . . . a TRIAL balloon!)

    Comment by intlxpatr | November 13, 2009 | Reply


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: