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Tree of Life

The Tree of Life is a 100+year old tree, probably a Prosopis cineraria, in Bahrain that is considered a natural wonder. This unique tree stands alone in the desert about 2 kilometres from the Jebel Dukhan, the highest point in Bahrain.

The source of water for this tree remains a mystery because it stands in a place completely free of water.

The tree is mentioned in the movie L.A. Story. Bahrain was mistakenly dubbed as an emirate of the UAE, whereas it was an independent state in the year the movie was released (1991).


Travel Quotes:

I still make sure to go, at least once every year, to a country where things cannot be taken for granted, and where there is either too much law and order or too little. Christopher Hitchens

“Everyone carries his own inch rule of taste, and amuses himself by applying it, triumphantly, wherever he travels. Henry Adams



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Bahrain Travel Informations and Bahrain Travel Guides
Bahrain History: Pre-Islamic - Islamic conversion and Portuguese control - Origin of the Bani Utbah Tribe
1783: rising power of Bani Utbah - Al Khalifa ascendancy to Bahrain and their treaties with the British
Discovery of petroleum - Bahrain Politics - Bahrain Governorates - Bahrain Economy - Bahrain Geography
Bahrain Climate - Bahrain Demographics - Bahrain Culture: Language and Religion
Formula One & Other Motorsports Events - Bahrain Military - Bahrain Education - Bahrain Tourism
Bahrain Tourism
Bahrain Tourist Attractions: Al Fateh Mosque - Al Khamis Mosque - Arad Fort - Bab Al Bahrain - Bahrain Fort
Bahrain Grand Prix - Bahrain National Museum - Barbar Temple - Beit Al Qur'an - Dilmun Burial Mounds
Scuba Diving - First Oil Well - Horse riding - King Fahd Causeway - Riffa Fort - Tree of Life


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