Sur Plaza Hotel
How has this hotel rated in the past?
TripAdvisor Reviews Sur Plaza Hotel
Travel Blogs from Sur
... br> all shades of brown, ochre, yellow. The colours change with the light
of the day. Deep purple, blue, black ravines, towering mountains.
Some times I think I am in the most isolated part of Oman yet just as
I begin to believe there is no-one else on earth close by I round a
bend and there, in a valley is another hamlet or village. Another
bend and another village perched on a ridge. These are ...
Lunch and I retire
to Al Sqlawi and welcomed back like a long lost brother, at the same
What seemed like a
long, long trip is rapidly coming to an end. Only one more day
camping and I can't make up my mind - wadi, sea or plateau – and
I'm back to Muscat and family fun. Ah well, all good things come to
... the hills again. After a day on tarmac I get a
bit of off-roading, well, roadworks more like. I finally hit the
graded trail and climb up and up. It's getting late. I need a camp
site. Not much available. Nothing flat, virtually no vegetation, I am
almost at the top of a mountain when I spot a track to the right and
there's my place for the night. Cool, a gentle breeze, underneath a
gigantic electric pylon. Another winner!
... I just gained off road to be able to turn and get on the other side going south again.
After that I arrived at Wadi (al) Shab and it was still so early that no one was there, which initially I didn't mind, until I found out you need to take a boat to cross the pool in order to start your hike along the canyon. A couple of minutes later, though the boat guy came and brought me across and I could start my walk. "My walk" I thought it was ...
... City was not too complicated, just getting used to the interesting way the Omanis attach their Exits to their Motorways took a bit of time. There is an exit on the left of the road the next one is on the right then the road splits suddenly, and most of the signs are pointing into completely wrong directions. But I did make it out of the City and was on a well built two lane motorway through the mountains southbound. The landscape as really impressive. ...