Ramada Qurum Beach
Travel Blogs from Muscat
... Al Zubair Museum which was beautifully laid out and situated in a traditional Omani townhouse. There was an interesting collection of weaponry (old swords, muskets and rifles- Muscat was once the centre of the arms and munitions trade in the middle east), silver, ancient costumes and a depiction of a traditional Muslim Wedding. Unfortunately we only had 20 minutes there and were starting to flag in the heat by then as we were whisked off to our final stop, the ...
... got off to a bit of a bumpy start when, due to maintenance, our hotel didn't have a room available for us when we checked in at 11:30 p.m. (which felt like 1 a.m. for us, coming from Sri Lanka). The hotel was on top of things, though, and already had a room booked for us at another hotel for the night; we would be able to return to our originally-booked hotel for the last two nights of our reservation. We were annoyed, because we were exhausted and wanted to crash, and ...
... away all put the pressure on but with the help of Jenny and Steve, Cam and Annette and Mick it all came together in time ,just we even managed to fit in some fantastic sailing in the weeks leading up. After travelling on budget airlines for the last few years Thai airlines reminded us what air travel should be like,the first drinks rolling out as soon as the big bird levelled of,love those guys. Two trolleys loaded to the hilt up and down a packed airport foyer for nearly ...
... flown before and watching them trying to figure out the headphones as well as abuse the drinks trolley. What we do seems to have a domino effect, from turning the AC on to what to do with the milk powder, being kind and not stiching them up i do actually help them (although this isn’t until i have been fed and watered as was getting the ump with someone nicking my window seat and generally just being completely ridiculos as the staff threatened ...
... agents behind. Once they were airborne they even had to fly a reroute because our climb was so slow. It wasn’t but a 5-minute delay in the grand scheme of their flight, but I felt a bit bad. We thanked them over the radio. In their fast TBM their flight time was less than half of ours.
The rest of the flight was uneventful, fortunately. This was our last big over-water flight. We had clear skies and smooth sailing throughout. ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking