Do you live in Oman? Would you like a great price on the book ‘Walking through History’? Its all about Oman’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Filled with unique colour images and well researched information – this is the first Coffee Table Book about Oman’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites .
If you want it as a gift or to enjoy yourself – Crème de la Crème magazine have decided to help support the book’s launch.
Walking Through History Book offers
Pick up a copy of the new February issue of Crème de la Crème magazine. Then take the magazine into their office of the building on ’ al Elm Street‘ in Al Khuwair ‘(opposite the Platinum Hotel off Dohat al Adab Street ) – and you will get Rial Omani 5/- off a copy of the book – its already in the Al Roya warehouse for the launch on February 14th.
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Oman’s Ministry of Tourism organised a workshop for tour guides in Oman that we enjoyed attending. The topics were many ranging from Oman’s facilities for tourists to other country’s experiences.
Oman Tour Guide Workshop
Later in the week it was a pleasure to show a couple of guests on a few day flight stopover in Omanpart of Oman including, as they were interested, a fabric weaver in action.
Weaver in Oman
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Muscat’s Royal Opera House is currently hosting performances of the Glimmerglass production of The Music Man. It was a pleasure to take groups of the performers to see some of Oman’s attractions.
Glimmerglass Festival performers in rural Oman
Many of the groups seemed to live in Continue reading
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Oman still has a few traditional pit loom weavers and we enjoyed a visit to one. Using a mixture of locally made and foreign manufactured equipment they create lengths of cloth for garments worn in Oman.
Equipment for Weaving
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Shawarma Sandwichs in Oman are a staple snack. Made from a vast rotating stand of lamb or as here chicken they are ready to go in less than a minute.
Shawarma Sandwiches Oman
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