With our guide Saeed at Nizwa souq.
Nizwa near the souq.
Town gate in Nizwa.
View from Nizwa fort
On the roof of Nizwa fort.
Interior of Nizwa fort round tower
View from the battlements of Nizwa fort.
And this is where we pour the boiling oil..... Saeed & Carolynn
Jabrin castle. My favourite!
Interior at Jabrin Castle
View from the walls of Jabrin Castle.
A sandstorm approaching. This was taken from the roof of Jabrin castle.
The view from my hotel room in Muscat.
By the pool at the Al Falaj Hotel in Muscat.
Entrance to the Grand Mosque in Muscat.
Grand mosque interior, ladies mosque on the left.
Grand Mosque courtyard, acres of marble.
Grand Mosque interior
Grand Mosque interior. The world's largest chandelier (the photo can't do justice to the sheer scale but just look at the size of the people underneath for comparison.)
Wadi Bani Khalid
Walking up the falaj to the wadi.
Wadi Bank Khalid
Mizfat, a village built into the side of the cliff.
Entrance to Mizfat. The gourds in the window are full of water and are put there to keep cool.
Chatting with the gents of Mizfat.