America’s Cup racing in Oman – Day 1

with great weather and a nice crowd enjoying the spectacle just offshore.

With a light breeze and warm sunshine, Al Mouj in Muscat has been hosting the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series which is the first stage of competition in the 2017 America’s Cup.

Americas Cup Oman Emirates Groupama
Americas Cup Oman Emirates Groupama

The six teams will race an Continue reading “America’s Cup racing in Oman – Day 1”

Steak Company in Bareeq Al Shatti

Tucked away in Bareeq Al Shatti, the Steak Company with its low level lighting and dark interior wants the focus to be whats on the table in front of you. The menu is limited, none of that ‘we do everything’ so common in Oman. That made for a really quick choice, Rib Eye – which having read so much negativity about raw meat I had medium rare and Lamb Chops.

Steak Company Rib Eye
Steak Company Rib Eye

The meat was Continue reading “Steak Company in Bareeq Al Shatti”

Oman Air’s new flight into and out of Heathrow

will give morning and night departures from both Heathrow and Muscat International Airport.

Oman Air have introduced the first of their two extra daily flights into Muscat from Heathrow as part of their increase in capacity both in terms of aircraft and ground facilities when the new terminal opens at Muscat International Airport. From April Continue reading “Oman Air’s new flight into and out of Heathrow”

The Arabian Leopard’s fragile future

with less than 60 in Oman and 200 worldwide, the animal needs all the support it can get.

The Arabian leopard was once found throughout Arabia’s mountains, from Oman in the east through to Jordan in the north west. However rapid human population growth with its associated infrastructure and increase in livestock numbers have fragmented the Leopards habitat and caused their numbers to plunge.

Arabian Leopard Oman
Arabian Leopard Oman

However Hadi Al Hikmani, who Continue reading “The Arabian Leopard’s fragile future”

Oman Air Dramatically Increases Capacity from Heathrow

from 1 flight a day to 3 -Heathrow to Muscat . Oman Air is growing rapidly.

Oman Air have overnight increased their capacity from Heathrow to Muscat by 200%. This is the result of the highest ever purchase price for landing slots at Heathrow.

Oman Air Eton
Oman Air Eton

According to Continue reading “Oman Air Dramatically Increases Capacity from Heathrow”