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Oman 6: Practicalities and Impressions

Arranging the trip Before this year we knew little about Oman and had never seriously considered going there. When our planned trip to Sri Lanka was postponed yet again the wonderful Experience Travel Group (ETG) who had organised it suggested … Continue reading

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Oman Part 5: Salalah and the South

This is the fifth of six posts on our visit to Oman in March-April 2022. If you just want to see the pictures from this part of our trip go here. Salalah Salalah is in the very south of Oman, … Continue reading

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Oman Part 4: Muscat and More Mountains

This is the fourth of six posts on our visit to Oman in March-April 2022. If you just want to see the pictures from this part of our trip go here. Muscat The capital Muscat is by far the largest … Continue reading

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Oman Part 3: Desert and Sea

This is the third of six posts on our visit to Oman in March-April 2022. If you just want to see the pictures from this part of our trip go here. Heading to the Desert Reluctantly we left Nizwa before … Continue reading

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Oman Part 2: Mountains, Villages and Nizwa

This is the second of six posts on our visit to Oman in March-April 2022. If you just want to see the pictures from this part of our trip go here. Jebel Akhdar and the Saiq Plateau Our wonderful guide … Continue reading

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Oman Part 1: Musandam and Khasab

This is the first of six posts on our visit to Oman March-April 2022 If you just want to see the pictures from this part of our trip go here. At the time of writing this (October 2022) we have now … Continue reading

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There’s more to Spain than Beaches

If you just want to see the pictures go here. We’ve been to Spain several times including twice driving across the middle from the Pyrenees to Portugal. Although there is plenty of plain for the occasional rain to mainly fall … Continue reading

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Return to Florida Part 2

This is the second of two posts on our visit to Florida in November – December 2021 written from a Brit’s perspective. It covers what we did while we were there and our return to the UK. The first post … Continue reading

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Return to Florida Part 1

This is the first of two blog posts on our stay in Florida in November-December 2021, written from a Brit’s perspective. It covers travel to Florida Breeze Villa and life there. The second post is here. A picture gallery for … Continue reading

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A Short Trip to Galloway September 2021

At last, a holiday even though it was very short. We had been thinking of going to Galloway for some time and finally towards the end of August took the plunge to try to book something for early September. This … Continue reading

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