Queen of the desert: Inside the world of camel pageants - with millions at stake

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An aerial picture released by the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival on 8 January 2022 shows stalls in the first camel hotel during the sixth edition of the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival.
An aerial picture released by the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival on 8 January 2022 shows stalls in the first camel hotel during the sixth edition of the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival.
FAYEZ NURELDINE / KING ABDULAZZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL /

When it comes to international beauty pageants, Miss World and Miss Universe most likely come to mind. But what about Miss Camel?

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