Category Archives: Oman

Finding my local

Since arriving in Oman over four months ago, I’ve been struggling to find my place in the local community.  I mentioned this in my post the week before last: Musings from Salalah.  Usually when I travel and live places for … Continue reading

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Diving the Aquarium

Aquarium is one of my favourite dive sites in Mirbat, and one we don’t often get to dive. I managed to take one diver there on Jan 21, 2014, and as he was bringing his camera I took mine as … Continue reading

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Musings from Salalah

I’ve been in Oman for four months today, and they have been a real roller coaster.  I have have met some truly incredible people, made some wonderful friends, and had some fantastic experiences while I’ve been here, but I still … Continue reading

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One blog a week!

Happy 2014!  I hope everyone had a great holiday season, and has already started planning their travels for the coming weeks and months. As usual, I really don’t know what the next year will bring.  One goal of mine for … Continue reading

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Videos from Oman

Just a couple of videos from the last two months in Oman. Mating cuttlefish pair at China Wreck, near Mirbat: And some jumping devil rays from a dolphin watching trip near Salalah:

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20 hours in Dubai

The past month has been mostly dive, dive and dive again, except for that day I got to spend in DUBAI!  I had to make a visa run (oh woe to me!) and so just needed to spend a day … Continue reading

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My first month in Oman

A month ago I said goodbye to good friends in Athens and made my way to the airport where I didn’t have to pay for my second piece of luggage!  Yay!!  A nice short hop to Istanbul and the busiest … Continue reading

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