Tag: oman

  • Take a Turn into the Desert - Oman

    written by somapic on 2011-02-28 #places
    Take a Turn into the Desert - Oman

    Rich shades let the mountains look different every moment. Our navigation system says we're in the middle of nowhere and the unfamiliar quietness won't let us doubt that it is right.

  • Sohar Fort Musuem

    written by mvsunit on 2009-03-06 #places
    Sohar Fort Musuem

    This was the first stop on the touristy places that my folks brought me during my stay in Oman over the holidays. It is situated about a 10-minute drive from the city center and a couple hundred meters from the shoreline, or they what the call corniche. I was a bit disappointed when we read the poster on the door that it was closed for renovations. I would just have to settle shooting its perimeter.

  • Bait Al Zubair Museum

    written by mvsunit on 2009-01-15 #places
    Bait Al Zubair Museum

    First and foremost, Friday's not a good day for museum-hopping in Oman. Those being run by the government were closed. The privately-owned Bait Al Zubair Museum was open on that day because of a group of tourists from a cruise ship that was docked in the nearby port in Muttrah district.