Category Archives: Oman

Green Fields and Good Nights

It’s been quite the eventful week here in Salalah.  The weather is warming up (nighttime lows are back in the 20s) and other than that two-day sand storm, the winds are dying down.  All this is good for my expat … Continue reading

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Video: A turtle of Oman!

At the end of January, I managed to get a weekend off and went camping in Mirbat with some friends.  Of course, I brought some tanks and gear along and my friend and I went in search of his first … Continue reading

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Dress a Girl Around the World

Earlier this week I met up with some of my expat lady friends to help Dress a Girl Around the World.  Started in the US by Hope 4 Women International, the aim of the initiative is to provide a decent … Continue reading

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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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