Rob L. Wagner is an independent journalist and author covering Saudi Arabia for print and digital media. He currently writes for the London-based The Arab Weekly, which provides news analysis of the MENA region, and covers Islamic tourism for Thomson Reuters. His work has appeared in numerous English-language daily newspapers in the Gulf region, most notably in Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Yemen, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait. Wagner was previously the managing editor for the Jeddah-based Arab News and Saudi Gazette daily newspapers. This website is an archive of his published articles and photos.