Shoof Oman! #019

شوف (arabic) shoof: look! see! (english) Oman has a wealth of history yet it has much for the modern adventurer too. Kite Surfing in Khor Girama, near Ras Al Hadd/Sur.  Take care driving on the mudflats as they can be treacherous and the tide can come in quite...

Shoof Oman! #018

شوف (arabic) shoof: look! see! (english) Two local ladies, having foraged for leaves for their goats and sheep to eat, walk back to their village.  Note – please seek permission before taking photographs of ladies. Oman is a truly wonderful country, full of...

Shoof Oman! #017

شوف (arabic) shoof: look! see! (english) It’s getting a bit warm now – I bet you have never seen an air conditioned push bike before! Oman is a truly wonderful country, full of beautiful places to visit and interesting things to see.  Some tourists are...

Shoof Oman! #016

شوف (arabic) shoof: look! see! (english) Oman is a geologist’s dream – this ancient land has many stunning rock formations worthy of a day trip or if you are really keen, an expedition.  Can you see a dinosaur head (or even Barney) here?  This photo was...

Shoof Oman! #015

شوف (arabic) shoof: look! see! (english) A visit to Salalah should be on every UAE/Oman-based expat’s bucket list; you will know when you are near the Sultanate’s second city when you SEE one of these trees.  A variety of acacia, the dome-shaped foliage...

Shoof Oman! #014

شوف (arabic) shoof: look! see! (english) There is nothing better than observing a sunset from a remote, wild campsite and when choosing a location in Oman you are spoiled for choice.  You can pitch your tent more or less anywhere, so long as your chosen spot is not...