Saudi Arabia is known to have a picturesque vibe and these pictures definitely prove why. From the vast deserts, beautiful animals, and scenic valleys Saudi Arabia has been widely recognized for its natural beauty. These 5 pictures however are EXTRA special since they’ve been handpicked and featured on the world’s most famous nature magazine: National Geographic. Check out these amazing images below and make sure to tag #lovinriyadh if you have any pretty images of Saudi 🙌
5. This image of camels show the unique effect of shadows
This is a picture taken directly above these camels in the desert of Saudi Arabia during sunset. It is considered one of the best pictures of the year by National Geographic. Look closely, the camels are the little white lines in the picture. The black you see are the shadows. pic.twitter.com/eEQYUEhdSe
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Taken by George Steinmetz, this aerial image shows the cool effect of shadows. While the camels look absolutely tiny, you can see their proper shape through their shadow 😱.
4. This capture proves Empty Quarter is quite a captivating place
This amazing picture was taken in the Empty Quarter, #Saudi Arabia by National Geographic. pic.twitter.com/musPdIRl
— Arabian Saluki (@ArabianSaluki) June 16, 2012
This image was also taken from above, and shows the vast size of the Empty Quarter. The sand dunes look absolutely tiny from up here!!
3. Taif’s skies are absolutely magical here
Peaceful Outlook, Ta’if, Saudi Arabia | Photography by ©National Geographic pic.twitter.com/b05bDJr0Hr
— Piclogy (@Piclogy) September 8, 2016
This image creates such a positive vibe 😍.
2. This is the beautiful desert of Rub’ Al Khali 👀
This shot captures the vast desert of Rub’ Al-Khali in the south western part of #Saudi Arabia 🇸🇦 and published by @NatGeo pic.twitter.com/f7Q6veayF6
— SAUDI VIBES🌴 (@ItentertainSa) May 8, 2017
1. The best capture so far is definitely this one 😍
An eroding river system in Saudi Arabia is seen from above, and more cool space images: https://t.co/FY50HuSY8W pic.twitter.com/ZVJR265bP5
— National Geographic (@NatGeo) December 18, 2015
This image taken from above shows the river system of Saudi which look like a painting!