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  • How to beat the heat in Oman
    Beach Oman

    13 Ways to Beat the Heat in Oman

    Oman is hot! As I write this post, at night, it’s 37 degrees Celsius (98 Fahrenheit). Yikes, that is hot. But it’s only hot in the summer (May-September), and there are many fun way…

    June 13, 2016
  • 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