Tag Archives: Salalah

This one’s for the boys (and Eimear)

With less than a week left in Salalah, I find myself daily taking stock of this most recent experience.  Today was my last day of work, tonight is my last Thursday night at Oasis, Monday is my last rugby practice. Back in … Continue reading

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How many goodbyes?

Originally posted on The Travelling Twin:
How many goodbyes does it take to start a new life? How many hugs? How many “I’ll miss you”s? How many promises to write? How many promises to visit? How many kisses? How many…

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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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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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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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