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Wadi Bani Khalid: Unique Family Adventure in the Desert of Oman

“We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” Anonymous   What makes the Sultanate of Oman unique is the combination of historical settlements, diverse landscape and ecological history, topped off with the warm welcome from the proud locals. In fact, those of us who have visited this Middle Eastern country … Continue reading »

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Desert, Souks and an Oasis – Family Road Trip to Al Ain

Not all those who wander are lost  J.R.R. Tolkien   The anticipation of desert landscapes, shopping in local Souks and perhaps even seeing some camels is what has teased us away from the cosmopolitan city and sparkling water ways of Abu Dhabi (as luck has it a massive sandstorm as well) to discover and experience … Continue reading »

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