Radisson Blu Hotel, Muscat
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- Shuttle bus service
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- Smoking rooms available
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Another weekend trip that could easily have used more time. Oman was described to us as "A tiny country at peace with itself." There is no "bigger is better" motto here. No "World's Tallest" anything. It is an Arab country with moderate rules, a love of the arts and culture, beautiful scenery and friendly people. It is tolerant with it's political …
Ok, so I'm cheating a little saying I've visited Oman, but I'm technically here, and I have 2 hrs free WiFi with 2 hrs to kill! The "long haul" was only around 7 hrs, I got so over excited on the plane when I was shown by the 17yr old lad from Bombay next to me, how to move my seat and operate the entertainment! They gave us free stuff! Including a tiny little toothpaste! I felt like ...
... abaya and said "Yes" I could take their photo. They were from Indonesia and were working here on contract. We were invited by hillside farmers for coffee, but this time we declined as we wanted to keep going. Tanuf, 3pm, old abandoned ruins of town made from daub, straw, mud, cow/camel dung. Falag system still working. A sudden downpour and we ran for the car. Temperature dropped to 25°C. Outskirts of Nizwah we went to the largest Lulu's Hypermarket so far, fabulous selection ...
... she was using to cover her head. An elderly Australian gentleman was moved to one side together with his niece. He was wearing shorts and she had ¾ length slacks. Neither had been prepared for the visit to the mosque as there had been a mix up with their tickets. (after asking about this later in the day and having it fully explained to me I still don’t fully understand so won’t write anything more about it.) The rest of us having passed the inspection were shown ...
... camels. Good news, we met a ton and they loved us. Except the one I rode kept foaming at the mouth and looked like he used too much toothpaste that morning. We spent our day traversing the sands in a 4x4 and riding camels. Amazing. We watched the sunset over the desert, and by night sat under the stars at a campfire. And spent the night in a traditional beduoin tent made out of goat hair.
From the sands, we took a detour to a Wadi. ...