Park Inn by Radisson Muscat
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- Swimming pool
- TV Channel One Russia
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... So I finally managed to watch the ego movie, which literally made me "lol", luckily I think most other passengers were also enjoying the in flight movies so probably didn't notice.... Thou then I decided to watch anchorman2, at around midnight UK time, so my laughter may not have been so disguised during sleepy time! I arrived in Oman around 4.15am UK time, 7.15am their time and ...
... the grand prayer hall to roam around at our own leisure.
The mosque is named after Sultan Qaboos and is relatively new, being built between 1995 and 2001. I learned that although the mosque can accommodate 20,000 worshipers in total, the main prayer hall only holds 6,500. The mosque features a 90 meter tall main minaret flanked by four 45 ½ meter minarets. 5 minarets in all representing the 5 pillars of Islam.
A flimsy runner flanked by ropes either side, ...
... they had the chance to see it! I had to wear a headscarf and long sleeves and long skirt ( or pants were ok!) and the guys had to wear long sleeves and pants. It was an experience and we were really glad that we had our own special guide/driver. Thanx Craig!! Next we went off to the Souq. Talk about overwhelming! So much to see and everyone offering something. Perfume, pashminas, camels ...
... pretty posh hotel (at least by our standards), and we slept very well in a fluffy comforter. The alternative hotel was really far away from everything, but we had insisted that our hotel pick us up at 10 a.m. the next morning (we had left our rental car at the original hotel and they had driven us to the second hotel), so we were able to check in to our original hotel and get out sightseeing by 11 a.m.--later than we usually like to, but not so bad.
We set out ...
... the pureness of the people who live to love, smile and have fun or I could even comment on the amazing and fresh food that we had every night, but none of these things individually come close to explaining the vibe that this place thrives on. What Oman lacks ...