Crossing the Crescent: From Arada to Khis

Crossing the Crescent: From Arada to Khis

The Rub Al Khali, or Empty Quarter, is the largest sand dune desert in the world, covering around a quarter of a million square kilometres. Mainly located in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, small sections spill into neighbouring Oman and the UAE and this portion was our...
The Omani Coast and Wahiba

The Omani Coast and Wahiba

Last Part The Wadi lines through the Dhofar mountains from Mazyouna to the coast are deep, spectacular and deserted. We followed this part of Route 14, the Oman Empty Quarter to the coast road. Happily, a new, but short section of tarmac road has been constructed and...
The Off-Roaders Corner

The Off-Roaders Corner

Name: Kaylie Thomson Nationality: New Zealand Occupation: Corporate Services Manager (Corporate Banking) Vehicle: Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 2013 Tell us the background story of the car… My first off-road vehicle was a Jeep Wrangler TJ (2002), a much older model than my...