Radisson Blu Hotel, Muscat
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- Airport Transportation
- 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 ...
... 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 ...
... and delicate. The actual grand hall was overwhelming. This is where the chandelier and carpet are housed. The chandelier is the biggest in the world (?) and the carpet is also one of the biggest in the world! There were signs saying that kids under 10 were not allowed in and there were a lot of kids so I brought Daisie and Emma in because it had to be experienced. The guard never said ...
... we had chosen this hotel partly for its location and didn't want to have to wake up far away from the sights the next morning. Plus, we had been eagerly anticipating spending three whole nights in a row in the same place, a luxury we haven't had since January 25 (and now one we won't get to have until March 4). I was also terrified of having another Penang experience, where the alternative hotel that our guesthouse found for us was a dump. Happily, our hotel had ...