It might be the world's smallest desert kingdom, but it is rich in culture and history. The authors, one of whom grew up there, reveal what the country is really like for the foreigner, including visiting the home of a Bahraini, preparing Western children for culture shock, surviving the climate, buying food, and doing business in Bahrain.
The 'CultureShock!' series is a range of guides for those travellers who are looking to truly understand the countries they are visiting. Each title explains the customs, traditions, and social and business etiquette as well as providing an insight into the people and their culture.