Howard Johnson Hotel - Ruwi Laith Downtown

Address: Shatti Al-Qurum, Ruwi, Oman | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Shatti Al-Qurum, Ruwi, is near Wadi Shab, Bahla Fort, Tanuf Ruins, and The Frankincense Trail.
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A travel blog entry by mayston on Apr 14, 2015

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... makes my head go silly. Rebecca gives me electrolyte which helps. Rebecca managed to get tickets to Cinderella on Sunday and last night the Preservation Hall Jazz Band from New Orleans performed at the Muscat Opera House. We got dolled up, Bas in his suit, even in this heat. There is a strict dress code, some men being given Dishdasha and Mussar if they had turned up in jeans etc. (Rebecca just about had to wear an Abaya for wearing a dress not quite covering the ...

Oman, staying with Rebecca

A travel blog entry by mayston on Mar 25, 2015

3 comments, 6 photos

... She has such dark rings under her eyes and looks exhausted. We have all been in bed very early, not needing any persuading. Camel races, pomp and ceremony with the pipe bands at the opera house forecourt in honour of the Sultan returning to Oman (I could be forgiven for thinking that I was at the Edinburgh tattoo) and a desert crossings, interspersed with shopping and entertaining have kept us amused. We swam in the balmy waters of Shatti Beach one day and learnt to ...

Nizwa,jabal sham and misfat

A travel blog entry by kate.timaeus on Dec 05, 2014

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A long day ahead of us as Ahmed our driver picked us up at 8am for a drive to Nizwa,the old capital, jabal sham 3500 ft high canyon and misfat,oman's oldest village. On the way we passed the airport,which when we arrived were pleased to see had a certain Arabian end of the line railway station air to it. not sterile like other mid-east airports. low level and built in the vernacular. people all crowding around outside haggling for taxis etc. Ahmed burst our ...

Mountain explorations

A travel blog entry by dskerik on Apr 01, 2014

1 comment, 36 photos

Yesterday was awesome! We went into the mountains and got up to 2090 meters above sea level! It was so high, that Daisie's ears were so painful! Her ears wouldn't pop. The ice cream seemed to help a lot! We drove about an hour and a half out of Muscat to Jabel Shams. This area is known for the terrace gardens and old style villages. I loved the area because of the mountains! When we left home it was 29 degrees. We got to the mountain top and ...

A Welcoming Oasis

A travel blog entry by alice-patrick on Jan 21, 2014

8 comments, 36 photos

... reason, causes everyone to lower their voice by an octave and say Duuuuke whenever they see him. He and I got to share the backseat on a trip to the beach. It was only, on the way home, when he was damp and tired, did Duke decide he should cuddle up with me. No worries, a damp Duke is still a cute and cuddly Duke.

The time spent in Oman was the perfect combination of sightseeing and relaxing. Michelle was a great ...

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