The fabulous sail-shaped Burj al Arab in Dubai, United Arab Emirates – the world’s most luxurious hotel.
Lone lorry passing through the stark landscape of the Hajar Mountains – the Musandam Peninsula in Oman
Trading goats for cigarettes? Merchant boats loading up before crossing the Strait of Hormuz to Iran – Khasab in Oman
Rock Temple of Ramses II at Abu Simbel, Nubia in Egypt. Ramses was also known as Userma’atre Setepenre in Ancient Egyptian and Ozymandias in Greek.
Omani goat roaming the streets of Khasab in the scorching noonday sun – the Musandam Peninsula
On a cold February day, I boarded an Emirates flight from Oslo to Dubai, to swap snow for sand for a few days. The 6.5-hour flight is served by a Boeing 777-300ER, on a route that has only been in operation for a few months. I was here as a guest of the airline to […]