The Dhahirah region in the north-west of Oman was our destination as we wandered this way and that in an enjoyable hunt for places and people. Eventually, we stopped at Yanqul Fort.
Yanqul Fort Oman
One of our discoveries inside, an attractive
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The advancing monsoon was descending on Salalah as I spent time there with Hadi Al Hikmani whose passion and work is researching Arabian Leopard in Dhofar. His family keep an extraordinary number of goats below the mountains and they are a potential prey of the Leopard.
Hadi checking scat
During a six-hour trek through the mountain’s of Dhofar, Hadi expertly
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Driving back from Salalah to Muscat along the main road is usually a tedious journey; this time it was quite eventful. The static on the radio announced the storm well before it appeared.
Broken Electricity Poles near Nizwa
Ferocious winds and heavy rain swept over the landscape near Nizwa and snapped
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Driving south to Salalah from Muscat I enjoyed seeing some of the Birds of Dhofar.
Bruces Green Pigeon Salalah
Several pairs of Red Billed Tropic Birds and a flock of
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