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Silent Sunday: Lone lorry passing through the Hajar Mountains in Oman

Lone lorry passing through the stark landscape of the Hajar Mountains – the Musandam Peninsula in Oman

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Silent Sunday: Merchant boats at the Strait of Hormuz

Trading goats for cigarettes? Merchant boats loading up before crossing the Strait of Hormuz to Iran – Khasab in Oman

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Silent Sunday: Omani goat roaming the streets in the noonday sun

Omani goat roaming the streets of Khasab in the scorching noonday sun – the Musandam Peninsula

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The Musandam Peninsula – Oman at last

Up close, the massive Hajar Mountains appears arid and inhospitable, yet oddly attractive. In places, the mountain sides looks about to crumble and fall. Once or twice during the 45 km stretch of road, they have. A few large rocks block part of the road.

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