1. The flag on Jeddah’s new monster flagpole is going to weigh 570 kilograms.

  2. Saudi Arabia, 1938-1973 (top); 1973-1984 (middle); since 1984 (bottom)

    The Saudi flag has basically stayed the same since Ibn Saud took over Riyadh in 1902, but there have been three flag laws passed over the life of the kingdom and each one has changed the composition a little bit. The big curvy sword has become a thin straight blade, while the once giant shahadah has shrunk down to an eighth of the flag.

    (designer: Ibn Saud)

  3. cyclopschannel:

    Missing camp- the flags represent the nationalities of campers and staff

    (Source: cyclopsblogs)

  4. (Source: nisse427obo)