Oman Travel

Is Oman Safe?

Has Oman caught your eye as an amazing travel destination? We couldn’t agree more…from gorgeous palaces to beautiful wadis to a varying landscape of both mountains and desert, Oman is a hidden gem! Before you plan your trip, it’s certainly a good idea to take the time to ensure that your travel destination will be …

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Top 10 Places to Visit in Oman

Oman is a hidden treasure of the Arabian Peninsula. Whether it’s come across your path from the experiences of friends and family or from searching on the internet, you are on your way to a great adventure! From magnificent architecture in ancient cities to sandy beaches surrounded by stunning mountains, Oman is here to amaze …

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8 Places to Visit in Salalah

A journey through Oman isn’t complete without exploring the country’s second-largest city, Salalah. Located in southern Oman, Salalah is only an hour and 45-minute flight from Muscat. A unique city, it boasts an incredible monsoon season in July and August (called Khareef) and beautiful places to wander year-round. Here are our recommendations for the eight …

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Souqs and Souvenirs

One key to having a rich cultural experience when traveling to a new country is getting out and being among the local people to experience what their lives look like. In Oman, few places encompass daily life better than a local souk, or open-air marketplace. The souk (pronounced “soo-k”) is a long-held practice over centuries …

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A Break from the City

Day trips from Muscat Muscat is a beautiful area with many things to see and do, but if you need some time out of the city, here are three day trips to experience more of Oman’s natural beauty, history, and culture. Barka and Nakhal: Just an hour drive northwest along the coast from downtown Muscat …

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