PHOTOS: Carmageddon strikes Qatar
For many commuters, traffic this week has turned out to be just as horrendous as they feared it would be, thanks to the return of residents from summer holidays and the official opening of hundreds of schools across Doha.
Above are a selection of photos tweeted by residents over the past few days. We may be a nation divided at times, but it seems like all of us are struggling to keep calm and carry on during our commutes.
Here are some reader-generated tips on surviving the roads. Thoughts?