Kuwait is situated northeast of Saudi Arabia at the northern end of the Persian Gulf, south of Iraq. It is slightly larger than Hawaii. The low-lying desert land is mainly sandy and barren.

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  • Shuwaikh (Arabic: الشويخ) is a seaside district of Kuwait City in Kuwait It comprises eight blocks Shuwaikh also has an industrial area, a port, a commercial area, a healthcare area and an education area; all of which form their own census-designated districts

  • Salmiya (Arabic السالمية; transliterated As-Sālmīya(h)) is a city in Hawalli Governorate in Kuwait Salmiya is administratively divided into 12 blocks The blocks located closer to the interior of the district tend to be mostly residential, while those located beside the Persian Gulf coastline have a great deal of commercial and up-scale residential real estate

  • Mishref (Arabic: مشرف) is a residential area in Kuwait City, Kuwait, within the Hawalli Governorate, south of Bayan and west of Salwa Mishref has only 6 blocks (1,2,3,4,5 and 6), and all other blocks or extensions in West Mishref don't originally belong to Mishref Mishref is home to: A Counsomer co-op by Mishref local residence

  • Mangaf (Arabic: المنقف) is an area in the south of Kuwait City It is a mix of old and new The old is split into two areas; commercial and residential

  • Mahboula (Arabic: المهبولة, lit 'mad woman') is a Kuwaiti district on the Persian Gulf, 36 kilometres (22 mi) south of Kuwait City It is located in the Ahmadi Governorate between Fintās and Abu Halifa

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