Weather in Oman as we have intense rain

Its usually welcome to have rain in Oman; though it can be heavy and create dangerous flooding.

Jabal Akhdar rains
Jabal Akhdar rains

The forecast was for an intense Continue reading “Weather in Oman as we have intense rain”

Military Bands of Oman give a performance at the Royal Opera House Muscat

All of Oman’s Military Bands gave a public concert in late afternoon at The Royal Opera House in Muscat.

Royal Opera House Military Music
Royal Opera House Military Music

I enjoyed watching, and wondered Continue reading “Military Bands of Oman give a performance at the Royal Opera House Muscat”

Guidelines on Dolphin watching in Oman from Robert Baldwin

Rob Baldwin of Whale Coast Oman and Dr Carole Carlson of the Whalewatch Sub-Committee of the International Whaling Commission spared part of their day to have a chat with me.

Dolphin watching guidelines for Oman
Dolphin watching guidelines for Oman

Apart from talking about a future project it was great to receive a new poster containing guidelines for watching Dolphins and Whales in Oman. Hopefully it will give all those who go Dolphin watching from Muscat a better experience

Flooded Wadis in Oman

The heavy rains as is usual in Oman cleared quickly. We left the mountain heights and travelled through fresher air and water filled Wadis (valleys).

Birkat Al Mawz Oman
Birkat Al Mawz Oman

We had an exploration of the old village at Continue reading “Flooded Wadis in Oman”