Radisson Blu Hotel, Muscat
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- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Banquet room
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If I had led the expedition that first discovered Oman a thousand years ago and one of my crew told me he had found the perfect spot to establish a capital, I would have fired him . . . from a cannon! Muscat is unceremoniously wedged within a thin, fifty kilometre stretch of coastline between the Gulf of Oman on one side and arid, seemingly …
You have to have a sense of humour when travelling OS, and consider the 'other people' who are behind the scenes - this morning we sailed into Muscat in the Gulf of Oman ( which is the capital of Oman?) and a very nice harbour surrounded by sand & rocky cliffs on all sides, at 1pm we boarded a bus tour for the sights over 4 hours, which could have been run by Basil Falty.....
The first ...
... just had a carpet specially made but need someone to fit it for us. Yes, it’s probably at least a 2 man job!! I would be grateful if you could fit it between 8:30 and 11:00 but Friday is usually not a good day!!!’
I spied on a local indigenous type using his mobile phone inside the great prayer hall. What could be so important that he couldn’t wait until he got outside!!
Our next stop took us the 75 mile journey outside Muscat to the ...
... board members stepped down in disgust. John keeps the memo to remind himself how important it is to be open to change and how the courage to think outside the box, encourage and embrace even drastic change can transform even a fledgling, slightly haughty publication into a world-renowned American staple creating global awareness like nothing before or since. - It made me so proud and grateful to be part of this experience.
And - then we went to ...
... other Asian countries (India and Bangladesh primarily), the country's wealth comes from its significant oil deposits. The current Sultan, whose family has ruled this country since the mid 1700's, has very modern views, even though this is a 100%25 muslim country, and has appointed three women to important government positions. Further, he has outlawed women from wearing burkas in government jobs. That is a huge progressive move in this land of burkas and traditional ...