On my search for the Tropic of Cancer Oman I almost literally crawled up the slopes of Jebel Misht and then made a very tired stumble back into the car – saw sunset in the Rub Al Khali and had a puncture on the way out.
Its one of the Earths great circles of latitude. Cutting through northern Oman, the Tropic of Cancer crosses some of Oman’s most spectacular scenery and historical places. I journeyed along the Tropic from the place where the sun first touches Oman to its setting.
OmanToday’s June issue has an article of my journey of discovery ‘Chasing the Sun’