I was lucky enough to watch the local Omanis showcase their skills on their beloved horses. They pulled out all the stops to impress the crowd and attending media. On the side of the track, local people cooked some dishes for the visitors to taste and shown some interesting skills with their hands.
One of the most prominent buildings here in Sohar is definitely the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque. With its beautiful turquoise dome and excellent craftsmanship, it surely is a pleasure to the eyes.
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The privilege to do random camping in Oman is still unreal. We had a whole beach to ourselves the past weekend. The ocean was beautifully tranquil. We had a great time on the beach and relaxed as if we were on 2 week's holiday! Unfortunately it was only for the weekend. My next post will be… Continue reading Beach camping – Al Sifah
A group of friends decided to visit the Royal Opera House in Muscat to see a dance performance called "The silk road".
A Happy New Year to you all! I know it is already 1 month ago, but I were a bit busy and this belated message needs to do the trick. Living next to the sea is such a privilege and sometimes we totally forget what we have on our doorstep. So a few friends and… Continue reading Morning coffee on the beach – Liwa, Oman
I had the privilege to showcase my photos at the South African embassy. What a great honour! South African Embassy -Muscat, Oman All the artists and photographers The ambassador for South Africa in Oman
I've travelled to Muscat for the 3rd time in 3 weeks, but this time it wasn't for fun and leisure, it was to vote in our country's election. It was a quick and painless process and it felt great to be part of the 26 000 expats that casted their votes on 30 April 2014… Continue reading First time voting as an expat!
When the opportunity arises to travel, I take it on with both hands. I've been to Muscat on a few occasions,but never really had the chance to take my camera and see the sites Muscat has on offer.I've joined good friends Riegardt and Saskia on this quickie to Muscat. When travelling with good friends, the… Continue reading A quickie to the Capital city – Muscat