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Here is some information about the cruise on  "Brilliance of the Seas"  of  Royal Caribbean International . The route of the cruise was the following: Dubai - Oman - Fujairah - Bahrain - Abu Dhabi - Dubai. It's not easy to show a huge 13-deck liner, but I'll try. Let'...
We were met in  Oman , the oldest independent state in the Arab world, by traditional spears and songs. Early in the morning, our ship moored in the bay of  Muscat . Muscat means a "place of falling." This is due to the fact that the steep, rocky hills close in the city from all...
Thinking about a way to spend New Years, I chose an inexpensive cruise to the Persian Gulf. So, we left the port of Dubai and headed to the Sultanate of Oman, namely the capital of  Muscat . I decided to go on an excursion offered onboard. We arrived in the  port of Muscat ,...
Oman is one of the safest countries in the world, taking the 22nd position in the rating of countries. There are few rich Omanis, and many of them do not look down on anyone -  taxi drivers, refuellers, etc. A lot of Omani women work. There are even police women. Three ministries are...
The Muttrah Market is one of the oldest in  Muscat , the capital in  Oman . It is distinguished by the "traditional" interiors, with narrow streets and labyrinths, small shops and the "colonial" nature of goods. Any souvenirs can be bought here: from a pack of incense for half a...
The  Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque is the largest mosque in Oman, and is one of the three required points to visit during a tour in  Muscat , the capital of the country. At this time, our guides showed us how to perform ablutions before namaz, and I took photos of it... There is a...
I came to  Oman  by the invitation of the Ministry of Tourism of Oman together with several journalists and a good friend of mine. We spent 4 days there in total and managed to go around half of the country. I will begin the story with our visit to the desert. This year it is...