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  • Salmah Plateau, Oman
    Off-Road Oman Sights

    Salmah Plateau

    The Salmah Plateau is located in the Eastern Hajar mountains, and if you have been to the Western Hajar mountains you will notice a striking difference. Here the hills form a gentler landscape that is mostly…

    May 29, 2016
  • Sand Driving Tips
    Driving Off-Road Oman

    Top 13 Sand Driving Tips

    Sand driving isn’t as difficult as it looks or sounds. My top 13 tips below will set you up for a fun day out in the Wahiba dunes or elsewhere in Oman. As long…

    May 22, 2016
  • inReach SE Review
    Driving Hiking Off-Road

    Delorme InReach SE Review

    The Delorme inReach SE is a tool I use to stay safe while exploring the backroads of Oman that are beyond the route. The sultanate is so sparsely populated that off-road destinations have limited or no cell phone coverage,…

    May 13, 2016
  • Renting a Car in Oman
    Driving Off-Road Oman

    Renting a Car in Oman

    With very few options for public transport outside of Muscat, renting a car in Oman should be high up on your budget list. While you can get by with renting a sedan in Oman,…

    April 25, 2016
  • Oman Revised Petrol Prices
    Driving News Oman

    Oman Revised Petrol Prices

    The start of another month means revised petrol prices in the sultanate.  The government of Oman is adjusting the market price on a monthly basis after deregulation, but a strange thing is happening.…

    March 1, 2016