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Muscat City 800 x 400

Muscat City

Oman’s capital might have the same scrubbed-clean streets as the major Gulf cities but it replaces their dehumanizing skyscrapers with fascinating historical …

Nizwa 800 x 400


Nizwa is one of the most impressive of Oman’s numerous fort cities. It sits on a plain in the Hajar Mountains which …

Wahiba Sands 800 x 400

Wahiba Sands

Wahiba Sands is named after the Wahiba bedouin tribe that lives nomadically among the golden desert sands. Also known as Sharqiya Sands, …

Muscat Old Town 800 x 400

Muscat Old Town

Located at the eastern tip of the modern capital city, Muscat’s Old Town is best known for its pair of 16th-century forts …

Wadi Bani Khalid 800 x 400

Wadi Bani Khalid

One of the wettest wadis in Oman, Wadi Bani Khalid is truly an oasis where villages and plantations spread out across the …

Mutrah Corniche, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman

Muttrah Corniche

Sweeping down from the lively Port Sultan Qaboos to the 16th-century forts of Mirani and Jalali, the Muttrah Corniche marks the seafront …