360° Wellness

‘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
During winters the largest proportion of tourists visiting the governorate in the winter were Europeans.
October 09, 2018
Untested in the fashion world, Victoria Beckham launched her VB label in 2008 in New York, across the Atlantic from her native Britain.
September 17, 2018
Ministry of Tourism is focusing on the implementation of mechanical guide for geological tracks in Muscat governorate.
September 12, 2018
We take the 488 GTB, possibly the best supercar from the Ferrari stable, on a test drive
September 06, 2018
Al Wusta governorate has various tourist attractions and different environments spread across its four wilayats, namely Haima, Duqm, Mahout, and Jasr.
September 05, 2018
Speed-crazed Saudi women drivers are bound to turn heads in the deeply conservative desert kingdom, which overturned the world's only ban on female motorists in June.
August 28, 2018
The sultanate’s hajj demographic is slowly changing with an increase in the number of younger pilgrims
August 13, 2018
The Governorate of Al Dakhiliyah has a variety of tourism components, which make it an important destination for domestic tourism throughout the year.
August 07, 2018
Tokyo’s Gotokuji temple has long attracted visitors with its thousands of figurines of beckoning white cats, thought to bring good luck.
August 07, 2018
Need another reason to hate plastics piling up in the environment?
August 02, 2018
Havana could be compared to the colorful 1950s classic American cars that fill its roads: an object of desire for historians and tourists alike.
August 02, 2018
A pair of roundworms (nematodes) have been brought back to life after they were frozen in Siberian permafrost for nearly 42,000 years.
July 31, 2018
Visitors come to see a twisting network of subterranean caves and tunnels known as "Levon's divine underground."
July 29, 2018