On most days my office windows look out onto beautiful mountains, palm trees, pretty government buildings and quiet Salalah traffic. This week, however, the view is a little more interesting. It includes protesters, banners, tents and police vehicles.
Have you ever wondered why women in Oman and other GCC countries wear the black abaya? I certainly have.
Over 12 years ago, Salalah witnessed a horrible car accident involving a group of teenage boys driving at an insane speed without seatbelts.
To be honest, I find it hard to believe that Ramadan is over. Once you get into the routine of quiet fasting, the shock of Eid is quite hard to handle.
There are very few things in my life that I consider to be a living nightmare. Among them are eight hour transits at Dubai airport, running out of cooking gas just before your guests arrive, and inching through traffic on pay day.