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INSIDE THE SAUDI ROYAL KINGDOM ....Obama Visit Allows Rare Glimpse of Saudi Royal Life

By
ELLEN KNICKMEYER


President Obama met with Saudi King Abdullah on Friday in a bid to ease tensions between the countries. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images









It took the arrival of a White House press pool on President Barack Obama’s Saudi visit – and the power of TwitterTWTR +2.12% – to reveal some closely-guarded mysteries of the Saudi royal family to its Saudi subjects.








Politico correspondent Carrie Budoff Brown, senior White House reporter for Washington, D.C.-based Politico gained 11,000 Twitter followers overnight after tweeting rare photos from inside the king’s desert palace outside Riyadh on Friday night. Ms. Brown was part of the group of journalists traveling with Mr. Obama on his European and Mideast tour.



Saudi authorities tightly control news of King Abdullah and other royals. The press pool’s rare access brought surprises for curious Saudis:




The top news from the U.S. press pool’s visit inside the palace: King Abdullah, who is in his 90s, now uses supplementary oxygen to bre…

NEXT TIME IN CABO : YOU MUST STAY AT CAPELLA PEDREGAL CABO SAN LUCAS ....

Tucked into the Pedregal mountain, and divided from Cabo San Lucas town by the only privately held tunnel in Mexico, lays Capella Pedregal…
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Insertado en la montaña del Pedregal, y dividido de Cabo San Lucas por el único túnel privado de México se encuentra Capella Pedregal…