Waking early enabled me to enjoy sunrise over Musandam as we entered Khasab on the Clipper Odyssey. It was a treat to visit the forts of Bukha and Khasab both of which have dramatic mountainous backdrops as they look out to sea.
Bukha Fort Musandam
But for me the Continue reading
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Dust Storms in Oman occasionally come from the north, either Iran or Pakistan moving over The Gulf and into Oman. Continue reading
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Our arrival into Musandam Oman was in bright and sunny weather, making the sea voyage on our two Dhows especially enjoyable. Lunch on board was of course freshly caught fish.
Arabian Dhow Musandam
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Arriving into Fujarah we took a tour through this part of the UAE.
Fujarah Museum exhibition
The museum was Continue reading
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I enjoy watching turtles on the Beaches of Oman so much that, last year, decided to ‘adopt’ one. The Turtle chosen ‘Havda’ was tracked as she swam up up to the Straights of Hormuz. Unfortunately the transmitter has stopped its signal – so we will miss her future travels