• The Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, Muscat. Image: Getty

    City life: Muscat

    With its imposing forts, Grand Mosque and dramatic mountainous backdrop, Muscat is a sand-strewn snapshot of classic Arabia Read More»

  • Wadi Shab, Oman. Image: Getty

    Oman: About a boy

    The sheer unpredictability of travel is part of its enduring charm, and the best adventures are surely those that gift us tales to tell. In this part of our Travellers'… Read More»

  • Jebel Akhdar, Oman.

    Oman: The Green Mountain

    ‘The harder the life,’ wrote legendary desert explorer Wilfred Thesiger, ‘the finer the person.’ Ensconced in a new Toyota Land Cruiser, air-conditioning on full, my companions and I can hardly… Read More»

  • Oman: Desert, dunes & dhows

    Oman entrances with its timeless beauty. Discover wide expanses of empty, golden sand and soar across its deep blue sea with nights spent beneath the stars Read More»

  • An Arabian adventure

    Travel to Oman’s Musandam Peninsula for an enticing few days’ exploration, from spotting dolphins on a dhow cruise to ascending Jebel Harim, its highest peak, passing Bedouin villages and hidden… Read More»

 
 

Oman

  • The Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, Muscat. Image: Getty

    Oman

    City life: Muscat

    With its imposing forts, Grand Mosque and dramatic mountainous backdrop, Muscat is a sand-strewn snapshot of classic Arabia Read More»

  • Jebel Akhdar, Oman.

    Oman

    Oman: The Green Mountain

    ‘The harder the life,’ wrote legendary desert explorer Wilfred Thesiger, ‘the finer the person.’ Ensconced… Read More»

  • Oman

    An Arabian adventure

    Travel to Oman’s Musandam Peninsula for an enticing few days’ exploration, from spotting dolphins on… Read More»

  • Wadi Shab, Oman. Image: Getty

    Oman

    Oman: About a boy

    The sheer unpredictability of travel is part of its enduring charm, and the best adventures are surely those that gift us tales to tell. In this part of our Travellers'… Read More»

  • Oman

    Oman: Desert, dunes & dhows

    Oman entrances with its timeless beauty. Discover wide expanses of empty, golden sand and soar… Read More»