Hiring a Rental Car in UAE and Taking it to Oman

Many tourists visiting Dubai and Abu Dhabi opt for a short break into Oman since crossing the border is easy for “westerners” and some other nationalities; the tranquil beauty of the Omani mountains and sea can be a welcome time-out from the bright lights and hustle...

The Desert Diva’s Driving CV

A few years back I wrote about my background in this blogpost; whenever I check my stats I am always amazed just how many people read it.  Some others have privately expressed interest in how I came to be here, at the wheel of my trusty Nissan Patrol, crossing the...

Liwa Date Festival 2016 – Includes Suggested Liwa Itinerary and Special Swim Lunch Deal at Liwa Hotel (includes GPS)

The Annual Liwa Date Festival returns to Liwa City (Mizaira’a) from the 20th – 30th July 2016, from 4pm to 10pm daily. Now if you are coming from Abu Dhabi or further afield it’s rather a long drive for just an evening, so why not make a day of it?  ...