Never before have I been anywhere so desolate and remote as the Arabian Desert in Saudi Arabia. Famed for the exploits of Lawrence of Arabia in the first world war, the area is truly unspoiled. With an area of 233,000 square miles, it is the fifth-largest desert in the world stretching from Yemen to the Persian Gulf and from Oman to Jordan. The most amazing thing is if you have a four-wheel-drive vehicle, you can literally drive off the road for thousands of miles—if you don't get stuck. Up and down dunes the only restriction being one's lack of courage to foray further and further from civilization. Littered with the occasional Bedouin and thousands of free-roaming camels, when you stop the car, all you can hear is silence. No Planes, no trains, no automobiles...nothing. The Bedouin have a phrase coined from this experience; "Only in complete silence will you hear the desert". So true.
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|Aspect Ratio||1.84 : 1|
|File Size||4,711 MB|
|Width @ 300ppi (perfect)||10.82 feet|
|Height @ 300ppi||5.88 feet|
|Width @ 150ppi (near-perfect)||21.64 feet|
|Height @ 150ppi||11.76 feet|
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