The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is located in Western Asia occupying the largest area of the Arabian Peninsula. It is the second-largest country in the Arab world. 95% of the country is desert; the country has no lakes and rivers hence use groundwater.
The country recorded a population of 33.7 million in 2018. It covers an area of 2.15 million km2.
The capital city is Riyadh.
Mecca city is the largest port at the Red Sea and modern business hub. It is the inlet for the pilgrims to Mecca and Medina cities.
Aerial view of Mecca, Saudi Arabia.