Flying down to Salalah after visiting northern Oman we have been visiting some of the places in my new book “Walking Through History”.
Khor Rori the UNESCO Site in southern Oman
Here sitting overlooking the water at Continue reading
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The Central Coast of Oman is affected by the summer Monsoon and so as Muscat is now not only hot but also humid we took a few days to travel down the coast from Muscat.
Mid-summer in Oman is also peak nesting season for turtles and we were fortunate to see this Loggerhead Turtle (Caretta caretta) Continue reading
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I had an interesting visit to the workshop where exhibits for the new National Museum are being made.
From renovating old boats , through to making museum grade scale models of historical boats to creating pre-historic Omani craft based on archaeological excavations – its a painstaking job. Continue reading
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Here is a very revealing video
change the name of Sydney to that of your seaside City and you have a short insight of what happens to the rubbish dumped on the street near you
It will be sad to no longer see the Brilliance of the Seas on her regular visit into Muscat. So we look forward to next seasons visits by the Serenade of the Seas, a sister ship.
Brilliance of the Seas saying goodbye to Muscat
Here on one of the final visits we took guests down Continue reading
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