Oman Escapes

As summer sets in across the Arabian landscape, temperatures rise and humidity becomes unbearable making most destinations in Gulf area intolerable for outdoor activities. In the interior of Oman, temperatures can reach near 50°C in the shade creating dangerous...

Trekking Crete

Words + Photos By: Vanda Turcerova The doors of the local airplane open and you feel it right away: the air is summer-dry, warming up your skin at a pleasant 28°C; green hue all around you delighting your eyes as if they have forgotten the richness of it, and you...

Some things are worth waiting for

Climbing Idwal Balata Sakhria in Musandam Words + Photos By: Mike Nott It’s said that patience is a virtue. But sometimes, it’s not by choice and it can be the source of much angst. In 2007, while travelling in the Musandam, Oman with my family, I caught sight of an...