Sultan Qaboos bin Said – The Smell of Rain in Oman
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Sultan Qaboos bin Said – The Smell of Rain in Oman

Sultan Quaboos voller Demut für sein Land It’s raining. Continuously since early morning. And it’s cold, too. What you can call cold in Oman. It’s about 15 degrees Celsius. Totally unusual in Muscat, the capital of the country. Also the smell in the air I haven’t experienced this way since I’ve been living in Oman….

Ramadan, Oman and me – and suddenly it was completely different …
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Ramadan, Oman and me – and suddenly it was completely different …

I have fasted during Ramadan – for the first time in my life. Out of solidarity with my Omani host family? Rather out of curiosity. A part of my Bosnian family is also Muslim and some family members fast regularly. Having grown up in Germany, I found it crazy that they “do this to themselves”….

My Oman Travel Blog – Oman a wonderful travel destination
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My Oman Travel Blog – Oman a wonderful travel destination

Where’s Oman? Oman lies at the southern end of the Arabian peninsula at the Arabian Sea.S The capital Muscat is located about 5300 kilometers from Berlin. The neighbors of Oman are from north to south the United Arab Emirates. Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Yemen. What is special about Oman? In spite of its geographical proximity…