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HOW TO REACH:

Oman Air­ways ies from most large In­dian cities di­rectly to Mus­cat.

WHERE TO STAY:

The Sher­a­ton and Grand Mil­len­nium Ho­tel at Mus­cat, The View at Jebel Shams and Ras Al Jinz Re­sort are lux­ury op­tions.

EAT:

Try Kargeen’s Omani spe­cial­ties like the Omani Shuwa,MandiLa­ham,Bo­ram and BiryaniDa­jaj and Um­mAli,which are de­lec­ta­ble. For Omani fu­sion food, AlLoomie is a great choice where Chef Salim Al Kal­bani dishes out de­lights like the sig­na­ture Shewa, a lamb cooked in the ground for over 24 hours!

TRAVEL TIPS:

• Carry lo­cal cur­rency in the souks as they pre­fer cash trans­ac­tions. • Most places are closed on Fri­days. Do buy the Omani Halwa when you are there. Dates, of course, are a great sou­venir too. • Ad­e­quate sun pro­tec­tion is a must. Carry a hat with you at all times. • Try lo­cal food es­pe­cially the Omani sal­ads.

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