For those who may not know, Kuwait is a tiny desert nation perched on the tip of the Persian Gulf.With a long coastline, Kuwait is strategically placed for pearl diving.Seven thousand years after the first pearl was found in Kuwait, the pearl market has all but vanished from the country and its shores.
Their meals are simple on board, with freshly caught fish and plain rice without any condiments or cutlery, just like their ancestors ate during their seafaring days.
This came as a surprise to many in the Kuwaiti community, especially since pearls from this region were known for their exceptional sheen from the mixing of salty and sweet water in the Arabian Gulf.
The emergence of the Japanese cultured pearl was the final nail in the coffin for this once thriving business.
Flowers, candles and twinkling constellations – during your stay at the Inter Continental Tahiti Resort & Spa, we can set up the romantic dinner of your dreams.
We’ve also thought of some more little things that can enhance your stay, from bottles of champagne and flower baths to gourmet feasts on a private motu.