Al Bahjah Hotel
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- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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The arrival into Muscat by sea is amazing, almost eerie, with its mountains, forts and incredible huge frankincense burner on the cliff top. We visited the Muttrah Souk and had a wander round the old town, both very nice. Back to back ports the last four days so we will now enjoy four relaxing days at sea before arriving in Jordan on ...
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After several hours of restless moaning and flicking through every book in WHS Smith to pass the time, my friend and I stumbled across a message from above. An epiphany! A Costa Coffee shop!! Avec...hold onto your knickers...plush comfortable leather armchairs big enough for two. And sensible level of air con just to really sweeten the deal. Needless to say we stayed ...
... the back of the vehicle. 2pm and we have reached 42°C outside the car. We passed a shack where two Omani women were selling their handcraft, bracelets, key-rings etc that they had plaited. I bought a red, green and white keyring holder that will look good as an Xmas decoration, MJ bought a few things including some soft indoor jandals made out of goat hair. The young girl there said that she lived in what looked like a rock cave behind the shack. A group of women arrived ...
... This is now used for ceremonial purposes only, the Sultan lives somewhere else. We arrived back at the ship at about 4 pm in an overheated, dehydrated state, glad to get back into the air-conditioned comfort of home, the QM2. Jo went to sleep and Nick set to work on the blog. After dinner we went to see the comedian and singer Mike Doyle who went down exceptionally well with the audience and was very funny, such was his success that he overran by about 20 minutes.
... from even getting into the airport to check in (where apparently my case had gained 4kg despite using toiletries and only buying a few yak blankets!!) You end up in what i can only describe as a cattle holding area, no shops just chairs in the beaming sunshine where we boil and wait! I still don't know what our driver s real name was, we called him Mocha and he called us mam...it seemed to work!! The plane is delayed, no information ever given, ...