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Go karting, play football and more from August 15-21 Discuss this article
There’s not much happening at the circuit through the Holy Month but you can still visit the neighbouring go-karting track either for an individual lesson or part of a mini-grand prix which takes place every night between 10.30pm-midnight.
Nightly, Bahrain International Circuit. Call (17 451 988)
Take your cue
There’re worse ways to while away the evening hours than to gather a group of pals and head to Jimmy’s for a game of snooker, go on try for a maximum break.
Daily, 7pm-2am, Jimmy’s Adliya. Call (17 716 147)
Go football crazy
It’s the start of UK Premier League footie but, with Ramadan likely to be running for another few days and the bars still closed, you’ll have to check out the local sports channels to make sure you don’t miss your footie fix.
Sat 18, on your sofa
Try a last minute iftar
Ramadan’s nearly over but there’s still time to take in a final iftar before the Eid celebrations begin (or the diet, whichever’s appropriate). Check out Khaimat Al Khaleej, the Gulf Hotel’s Ramadan tent, we promise you won’t be disappointed.
Sat 18, Gulf Hotel from sunset. Call (17 713 000)
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