Eid Mubarak

Eid Mubarak عيد مبارك

عيد مبارك Eid Mubarak

Election Day in Ye Olde Merry England

Deep in the heart of England,

Saddleworth Morris Dancer

Saddleworth Morris Dancer

so far away from the nexus of power that no politician has ever ventured there, the in or out that is the European Union vote by the increasingly disunited kingdom Continue reading

Menzies Aviation and Oman Air

Menzies Aviation, the subsidiary of John Menzies PLC whose original operation was at many British train stations selling newspapers, is trying to form a joint venture with Oman Air to provide ground handling at all of Oman’s airports.

Oman Air at Salalah old Terminal

Oman Air at Salalah old Terminal

The original Continue reading

Visiting the National Museum Muscat

Opposite the Palace in Muscat

National Museum Muscat Main Entrance

National Museum Muscat Main Entrance

is Oman’s National Museum; its austere exterior in pale Omani marble is in keeping with the Continue reading

Splendour of the Seas in Mina Sultan Qaboos

The weather in northern Oman has been unusually wet over the last few weeks. Heavy storms coming down from the north have brought rain, hail and flooding in some areas. So the weather was far from splendid when the Splendour of the Seas docked in Mina Sultan Qaboos.

Yelmer on his Harley in Muttrah

Yelmer on his Harley in Muttrah

Just before sunset more showers soaked Continue reading