Adventure Hiking Off-Road Travel

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    September 15, 2016

    How to Use GPX / KML FilesOne of the most frustrating things I find about traveling is navigating unfamiliar streets. A lot of the times it is fun getting lost and finding sights that you otherwise wouldn’t see. However, when you are trying navigate to that obscure, yet tasty, pad thai noodle house in Bangkok you found on a local food blogger’s website, it can get a bit frustrating to say the least when it’s not where you though it was. My friend Sarah and I had many nights like this on our epic two month long backpack trip through Asia. Continue Reading

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    Beach Oman Travel

    12 Muscat Area Swimming Pools

    Summers are long in Oman, May through September, and the heat can still continue outside of this period. Even if the temperature isn’t hot, you can expect a considerable amount of sun. Perfect for sunbathing, and…

    August 28, 2016
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    Travel

    Traveling Light: What’s In My Travel Bag?

    32Traveling light opens a whole new world of traveling. For me, traveling light allows me to move freely, unobstructed by things in my hands or heavy weight on my shoulders. This found freedom allows me to focus on…

    August 18, 2016
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    Oman Podcast Sights Sultanate

    Sultanate Ep 007: Muttrah Souq

    With its narrow alleyways and tiny shops, Muttrah Souq offers shoppers a taste of traditional Omani life. Muttrah Souq quietly rivals other historical marketplaces around the world in terms of authenticity, but little was known…

    August 5, 2016
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    Driving News Oman

    Fuel Price Rising in Oman

    Oil and fuel prices are rising in Oman, since January 2016. At the pump today, an Omani resident will notice up to a 50% increase in the price of petrol. So how come fuel…

    July 25, 2016
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    Hiking Oman

    Riyam – Muttrah Hike (C38)

    The Riyam – Muttrah hike is a great way to spend an early morning or later afternoon if you don’t have too much time to devote to hiking in Oman. Embarking on this hike is like…

    July 14, 2016