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Saudi Women Now Permitted To Stay At Hotels, Drive By Themselves

A new hotel has opened its doors in Saudi Arabia, and it is managed, staffed and designed for females only. The Luthan Hotel & Spa, owned by 20 Saudi princesses and businesswomen, is meant to be a luxury respite for women, who until recently were not allowed to stay by themselves in coed hotels (the law was relaxed in… » 3/19/08 9:30am 3/19/08 9:30am