Salalah: A City for All Seasons

Our first visit to Salalah, Dhofar, Oman was back in July 2012 – during peak tourist season when everyone goes to experience the rains which fall during the monsoon season known as the Khareef.  We spent our days touring and exploring and on return I blogged...

Passports and Paperclips

As a European with visa free access across 28 countries I used to find it strange to have to stamp out of one country and into another when visiting Oman from the UAE; I have done it so often now it has become second nature and my passport is full of Oman visa stamps...