The island of Sir bani Yas was to be the next destination of the Island Sky.
Sir Bani Yas animals
Here not only did we have a wonderful animal safari but also a superb lunch in the new hotel. Finally we arrived in Dubai as the sun rose to illuminate
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Arriving into Fujarah we took a tour through this part of the UAE.
Fujarah Museum exhibition – The Sheikhs
The museum was
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after arriving by sea in Noble Caledonia’s Island Sky
During our guests holiday in Oman we paid a nice visit into Sur, near Oman’s eastern tip.
Fortifications of Sur Oman
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and its historical sites.
The port of Sumhuram, located in Khor Rori is gradually being revealed as a very interesting fortified trading town from antiquity. We had a very nice visit to it during guests holidays in Oman and enjoyed
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Yesterday we had a partial eclipse of the sun in Oman.
Theirry Legault Photographing the Space Station from Muscat
Travelling for some Oman Holidays from France Theirry Legault knew just the time and it was then ‘simply’ a question of finding the right place to get this amazing picture.
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For the start of 2011 there are lots of calendars on Oman to choose from. A couple have front pages with my photos on .
Oman UNESCO Calendar 2011
Oman HAO Calendar 2011
What a nice start to the New Year in Oman – snow on the mountains a few days ago and dazzingly clear skys in Muscat.
1/1/11 …….. 1 Camel, 1 drinking trough and 11 White Storks in Salalah Oman
Of course its going to be a year full of the unexpected, but a certainty is that there will be but lots of 1’s – as here on 1/1/11 .