Oman’s Top 5 things to do in May 2017

May can often be Oman’s hottest month and temperatures over 40c are frequent. This means that activities need to be selected to take the heat into account.

Ice Skating Oman
Ice Skating Oman

Though spending time in one of Oman’s almost innumerable Continue reading “Oman’s Top 5 things to do in May 2017”

Wandering through London

North of London’s centre for Lawyers is Lincoln’s Inn Fields one of London’s great public squares.

Sir John Soane's Museum
Sir John Soane’s Museum

It’s where one of London’s oldest and nicest Museums, Sir John Soane’s Museum, is located. Despite the good weather I had a Continue reading “Wandering through London”

Faces Magazine in Oman covers the Bradt Guide to Oman

Faces Magazine did a fantastic double page spread on the Bradt Guide to Oman.

FACES MAGAZINE writes about the Bradt Guide to Oman
FACES MAGAZINE writes about the Bradt Guide to Oman

Fantastic as Continue reading “Faces Magazine in Oman covers the Bradt Guide to Oman”

Bradt Oman Guide book front cover

The Bradt Oman Guide Book cover is now finalized after a couple of edits,

Bradt Oman guide book cover
Bradt Oman guide book cover

I’m so pleased and think this  Continue reading “Bradt Oman Guide book front cover”

Mapping for the Bradt Guide to Oman

Critical for the Bradt guide book’s contents are maps. There are several for each chapter in the guide and all are new for this edition ranging from perhaps a regional map, down to a map or insert that might cover part of a town.

Salalah Map under work
Salalah Map under work

I stitched together the base of each in Photoshop Continue reading “Mapping for the Bradt Guide to Oman”

Summer time – and a keyboard is my life!

Warm sunny days and a hot keyboard! Writing a Bradt guide book is very intense; its not the information so much as writing it in a way that is unambiguous.

Bradt Guide to Oman under Edit
Bradt Guide to Oman under Edit

One of the things Ive had to do is use Microsoft’s Word ‘review’ button. Continue reading “Summer time – and a keyboard is my life!”

My next few months – rewriting the Bradt Guide to Oman

Well! I’m excited to be updating the Bradt Guide to Oman.

Excited to be updating the Bradt Guide to Oman
Excited to be updating the Bradt Guide to Oman

The original Continue reading “My next few months – rewriting the Bradt Guide to Oman”