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Destination for adventure

Oman’s landscapes offer elements perfect for adventure tourism
February 20, 2019
A travelling exhibition by the Victoria & Albert Museum of London traces the history of opera in six cities, including Muscat
February 19, 2019
Ink Explorers, an exhibition at Bait al Baranda, brings together two distinct genres, two countries
February 18, 2019
Unique experiences in traditional Omani mud houses showcase heritage and boost tourism
February 17, 2019
A group of 131 Canadian tourists Saturday were evacuated via helicopter from their beachside resort in Haiti after being trapped for one week at the site due to ongoing unrest.
February 17, 2019
Indian actress Gautami Tadimalla talks about her fight against cancer on a recent visit to the sultanate to observe World Cancer Day
February 14, 2019
Look carefully, there are animals on the hills in Qurm Heights
February 14, 2019
British-Bahraini band Flamingods’ new song Marigold showcases a vibrant Oman and its local youth culture to a peppy tune
February 11, 2019
Artists come together for an incognito exhibition to raise funds for the Let’s Read initiative by Dar al Atta’a
February 07, 2019
Omani designer Amal al Raisi presents archeology-inspired fashion show - the first-ever at National Museum
February 06, 2019
Gala organizers who have been struggling to overcome a steady decline in viewership scrambled to find a replacement but finally settled for a ceremony with no emcee.
February 06, 2019
Young Omani women venture out with an all-female adventure group - Wanderlust Oman - to find empowerment amongst nature
January 29, 2019
Nearly a billion people are hungry and another two billion are eating too much of the wrong foods, causing epidemics of obesity, heart disease and diabetes.
January 28, 2019
‘Integrated wellness’ catches up in Oman as spas and fitness centres offer a holistic approach to beat ‘burnout’
January 09, 2019
A bird sanctuary awaits hidden in the heart of the city at the Al Mouj golf course
December 24, 2018
Set against the backdrop of the Al Hajar mountains and a coastal stretch, the hotel has Omani history at its heart.
December 19, 2018
Fruit bouquets is a new idea in Oman that may well replace flower bouquets
December 18, 2018
The XDubai Spartan Race brings the world’s biggest obstacle course race to Muscat with the objective to release the raw energy of participants.
December 17, 2018
5G stands for the fifth generation of mobile network technology, which should begin to be rolled out in 2020 in Asia and the United States.
December 16, 2018
The Rolls-Royce Cullinan is the first ever SUV from the uber-luxury carmaker and it has the RR stamp of superior engineering all over it.
December 06, 2018
At TEDxMuscatWomen 2018, these are the speakers who will talk about the relevance of ‘showing up’
December 05, 2018
Capt Mohammed al Hajri, a physically challenged sailor from Qatar, sails on a ‘Journey of Love’
December 04, 2018
Wakha brings together the war, music and food of the war-locked country
December 03, 2018
These unconventional workouts are becoming popular in the sultanate
November 27, 2018
The port city of Mocha, in Yemen, was once a major coffee hub
October 31, 2018
Members of Muscat Quilt Guild have stories to share and quilts to exhibit at Bait al Baranda this month
October 25, 2018
In and around Bangkok there is more than meets the eye
October 21, 2018
As women’s voices become stronger and louder across the globe, we look at the young change-makers in our own backyard who are stories of grit and perseverance.
October 17, 2018
Titled Colourful Novels, the exhibition gathers this group of respected artists for a collaborative representation of the positive power of women.
October 16, 2018
Women guides: The profession has introduced us to a lot of interesting places, which are ideal to promote Oman as a tourist destination.
October 15, 2018