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|Postal Code||5 digit codes beginning with 21 (e. g. 21577)|
|Local time||Friday 7:55 am|
|Population||3. 431 million (2010)|
|Colleges and universities||Jeddah University|
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Jeddah, a Saudi Arabian port city on the Red Sea, is a modern commercial hub and gateway for pilgrimages to the Islamic holy cities Mecca and Medina. Resort hotels, beaches and outdoor sculptures line the Corniche, a seafront promenade anchored by the iconic King Fahd's Fountain. The city's Al-Balad historic district dates to the 7th century and retains traditional homes built from coral.
Sudan fighting: Limited evacuation of foreigners begins
... More than 150 people were evacuated by sea to the Saudi Arabian port of Jeddah on Saturday - mostly nationals of Gulf countries...
Saudi Arabia tourism: So what is there to see?
...Saudi-Bicycle enthusiasts will take to the roads of Jeddah on a Friday afternoon Saudi Arabia, the recent decision to throw open its doors for foreign tourists has to be running a mild wave of excitement through the travel industry...