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    • Maykoopman's Profile Photo

      Sultan Qaboos College for Arabic, Manah

      Oman Dec 29, 2016 at 11:33 AM

      Hi, has anyone been attending classes at this college?thanks

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      excursions from Muscat

      Oman Dec 26, 2016 at 2:38 PM

      Hi there, i will be in Oman for 4 nights , have flights and accommodation sorted, but I do not seem to find a tour company that offers reasonably priced daily excursions from Muscat. I travel alone and would like to join a group excursions rather than paying for a guide for myself only (too expensive and boring)
      Any advice greatly appreciated!!!


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      Scuba Diving in Muscat

      Muscat Oct 17, 2016 at 6:08 AM

      does anyone know Lua Lua Diving center in the waves? Is it any good?

      1 Answer Oct 18, 2016 at 11:28 PM
    • Any luggage storage area in Ruwi bus station?

      Muscat May 20, 2016 at 1:53 AM

      Any luggage storage area in Ruwi bus station?

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      Muscat Jan 29, 2016 at 9:33 PM

      which are the most lively places for kids?
      i am near Ruwi, any tourist spots around here?

      2 Answers Mar 2, 2016 at 8:38 PM
    • Oman this weekend

      Muscat Jan 21, 2016 at 1:22 AM

      what can i do in oman this weekend ???

      1 Answer Jan 21, 2016 at 1:46 AM
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      How knows a low-budget-hotel directly on the corniche in Mutrah /Muscat?

      Muscat Dec 12, 2015 at 1:14 AM

      Hello, I´m trying since two weeks to make a reservation in a hotel directly in the harbour of Mutrah in Muscat/Oman. But Hotel Mina and Al-Nahdha I coulnd`t reach - perhaps they are closed !??

      How knows a - existing...... - hotel (Low Budget) directly on the corniche???? Thanks a lot - it will be my first time in Muscat.



      3 Answers Dec 12, 2015 at 3:32 AM
    • Muscat with kids

      Muscat Dec 1, 2015 at 8:39 PM

      Hi, we are staying in Muscat for one night on a cruise ship with 3 kids aged 8,7 and 5. Can anyone suggest the best things to do with them. We live in Abu Dhabi so are familiar with the Middle East. Thanks in advance.

      1 Answer Dec 24, 2015 at 4:16 PM
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      Taxi or bus to Abu dhabi

      Muscat Nov 13, 2015 at 8:42 AM

      My family of 3 intend to travel Abu dhabi from Muscat. What is the best way to get there? By bus or taxi?Thank you.

      2 Answers Nov 13, 2015 at 6:26 PM
    • holiday trip

      Muscat Sep 23, 2015 at 1:35 AM

      holidays in muscat , any new place

      2 Answers Feb 18, 2016 at 1:18 AM
    • Flat to rent?

      Muscat Dec 2, 2014 at 11:07 PM

      Does anybody have a flat to rent in Muscat for winter months?

      1 Answer Dec 2, 2014 at 11:53 PM
    • Dhow builders

      Muscat Dec 2, 2014 at 11:13 AM

      Is there anywhere where we can see a Dhow being built? Thanks Roy

      5 Answers Dec 2, 2014 at 11:06 PM
    • single traveler

      Muscat Nov 29, 2014 at 1:07 PM

      can single woman travel around a lone?

      8 Answers Jan 3, 2015 at 2:52 PM
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      Things to do in Muscat

      Muscat Oct 24, 2014 at 11:45 AM


      please advise what to see, where to go in Muscat, will be there on New Year hollidays. Thank you

      4 Answers Oct 25, 2014 at 3:17 AM
    • week break in muscat

      Muscat Jul 20, 2014 at 4:52 AM

      is it ok to book excursions when we arrive or is it better to book in advance and who with. what excursions would you recommend.

      1 Answer Jul 20, 2014 at 9:42 AM
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      which is the best spot to take night shots of the city of muscat

      Muscat Jun 30, 2014 at 7:09 AM

      im looking for advise on which is the best spot where i can take night shots of the city of muscat.

      1 Answer Jun 30, 2014 at 7:57 AM
    • visa deposit

      Muscat Apr 24, 2014 at 6:33 AM

      Visa deposit process is open on Friday-Saturday at muscat airport or not ?

      1 Answer Apr 24, 2014 at 7:21 AM
    • Do i need a transit visa?

      Muscat Apr 21, 2014 at 8:08 AM

      I am Thai passport and living in Germany and on my way back from Thailand to Germany.
      I have 14 hour stopover in Muscat Oman airport for 14 hrs.. I was wondering do I need a visa to leave the airport..
      I would be grateful for any help?

      4 Answers Apr 21, 2014 at 10:15 AM
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      Is a car essential in Muscat?

      Muscat Apr 16, 2014 at 1:33 AM

      We will be in Muscat for three days at the Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah which, I know, is a little far out from Muscat centre and from the Grand Mosque. We will stay there prior our two weeks self-drive all over Oman but we did not order a car for our days in Muscat. Are taxis easily available? Are there taxi stands at, say, the Grand Mosque, the soukh, LuLu hypermarket, etc.? Or is it better to have your own car? We're not very keen on driving in Muscat ...

      8 Answers May 4, 2014 at 2:23 AM
    • Does it make sense to move my child who would be going to Std 11 this summer?

      Muscat Feb 19, 2014 at 11:15 AM

      We may be in Muscat and would like to know if it makes sense to move my child who is now in the 10th Std to continue his 11/12 in Muscat... please advise...

      2 Answers Feb 21, 2014 at 1:25 AM
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      Muscat in April

      Muscat Feb 18, 2014 at 6:45 AM

      Does anyone have any experience with the Ramada Hotel in Muscat?

      I am considering booking there for a business trip in April, but haven't seen any real reviews yet.

      I'd also like to hear some tips on how to best get around in the supposed heat in April. I'm VERY fair-skinned and burn easily.



      5 Answers Feb 18, 2014 at 3:48 PM
    • Left / Storage Luggage at Muscat Airport

      Muscat Jan 12, 2014 at 1:29 PM

      As part of longer trip we are flying from Muscat to Salalah and dont want to take all luggage with us. Any possibilty tostore at the airport available ?

    • Transit Visa for Muscat

      Muscat Dec 15, 2013 at 7:23 AM

      i am travelling from Malaysia to Muscat and after 48 hours i am travelling to karachi via Oman air.I need a transit visa for Muscat.As i am a Pakistani National can i get transit Visa?Please help me out

      2 Answers Dec 16, 2013 at 3:05 AM

      Muscat Dec 5, 2013 at 8:43 AM

      ANYTHING DIFFERENT THAN DUBAI AND ABUDHABI? Mountain trip whether worth in Jan. 2014?

      1 Answer Dec 5, 2013 at 12:52 PM
    • Friday touring in Muscat?

      Muscat Nov 11, 2013 at 3:53 PM

      We will be in Muscat on Friday, January 31, on a cruise stop. We have not been able to find any tours offered on that day because it is a Friday. Do any local agencies offer any tours on that day, and if not, what can one do on their own in Muscat on a Friday?


      2 Answers Nov 11, 2013 at 4:28 PM
    • Fast tracking from arrivals to check in

      Muscat Oct 17, 2013 at 6:03 AM

      I will bearrving in Muscat on an Emirates flight from Dubai airport and have an ongoing flight to Kahsab 2 hours later. I am a little concerned that this may not be enough time given I will need to obtain my visa and then check in with Oman Air. Can anyone tell me how long it takes to get from International arrivals to Domestic check in (ignoring ques of course)? Also any tips on fast tracking my visa (I am a UK citizen and understand that I can only pick it up on arrival)- any advice welcome thanks

      4 Answers Oct 18, 2013 at 2:25 AM

      Muscat Sep 20, 2013 at 2:52 PM

      Would it be possible to rent an apartment in Muscat for 1 week the end of October / beginning of November

      1 Answer Sep 20, 2013 at 3:04 PM
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      Is it worth a trip?

      Muscat May 21, 2013 at 1:32 AM

      Yes, I know that almost EVERY place is worth the visit, if you know what to look for.!
      But I should decide whether Oman is worth a trip made on purpose; I do not go with organised tours and I prefer to go around with public transports or hired car to reach diffficult places. Are there enough feasible things to do to justify a 2/3 weeks trip?

      6 Answers Jun 19, 2013 at 12:06 AM
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      Muscat Stop Over 10 Hours

      Muscat Apr 30, 2013 at 7:28 AM

      Kindly Tell me my stop over 10 hours so oman air give me the transist visa or provide me hotel or another thing.

      4 Answers May 3, 2013 at 3:43 PM
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      Muscat accomodation that is lisenced

      Muscat Feb 7, 2013 at 5:14 PM

      Shangri la, intercontinental and crown plaza can not guarantee twin rooms! Is there another hotel I can ask, that is lisenced ? After a tour or shopping around we would just like to go to the hotel bar or have a beer pool side!Most hotels I keep searching say not lisenced!

      4 Answers Apr 21, 2013 at 9:13 AM
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      Airport Fare

      Muscat Jan 25, 2013 at 4:07 AM

      I will be traveling to muscat in a week. I would like to know how much does it cost for taxi from the international airport to Al Khuwair?

      1 Answer Mar 11, 2013 at 6:30 PM
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      April too hot?

      Muscat Jan 14, 2013 at 11:16 PM

      I have holidays for 4 weeks from April 23rd, We have been wanting to go to Oman for ages, but we honestly need to know is end of April to early May too hot? We are from Queensland, Australia where it's 30 c and above most days at the moment and humidity high anyway.
      I can't change holidays to any other time, this yr anyway!
      Thanks all!

      5 Answers Jan 19, 2013 at 6:44 AM