More galleries from The National:
A balancing moon and Saudi naval manoeuvres - best pictures from the Gulf
Saudi Arabia capital lights up for Noor Riyadh – in pictures
Noor Riyadh: What is that big star installation hanging over Kingdom Tower?
Noor Riyadh festival kicks off in Saudi Arabia with theme of 'Under One Sky'
Falconry in Abu Dhabi's Al Dhafra desert - in pictures