Read Part 1: Going Off-Grid in Musandam
Four days into our journey through Oman, and it was time to head to Muscat – the country’s capital city. Sitting on the Gulf of Oman, Muscat is a place where there’s an incredible amount of history as a trading port between the west and the east, and the cultural influences here – from being ruled by the Persians, the Portuguese Empire and the Ottoman Empire throughout different points in history – are around every corner. This is the place to really get a feel for life in Oman. The place to really connect with the locals, and experience the culture firsthand.
Exploring City Life in Muscat