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Al Ula in Saudi Arabia – a place of amazing natural beauty and historical significance.

Our second trip to Salalah to visit few places that we missed during our 2019 Khareef trip.

picturesque drive, easy to access and follow, lots of nice picnic spots

Wadi Abyadh – geology, water, pools…

Al Aqbiyah region (Muscat, Oman) features a few point of interests including: Wadi Aqbiyah (hike), Ayn Al Hammam (hot spring), Wadi Hammam lookout, and Al Awabi quartzite site.

If you plan on visiting a very easily accessible Wadi Dayqah Dam and actually looking for something way more challenging, and don’t want to drive somewhere further, this is the place for you.

Samharam Old City

Samharam is located at the outlet of Wadi Darbat. Is is an ancient city, now just ruins, known to be part of the frankincense road. The location tells the story of an ancient civilization in Dhofar and its reliance on having access to fresh water.

Ayn Razat

Ayn Razat is a tranquil place perfect for a nice walk and lunch (video). We visited the wadi, waterfalls, and lookouts as part of our Khareef 2019 trip. While in its own way a distinct place, it reminds of other ayns. The amazing aspect of this location is the surrounding. You will need ideally a 4×4 car with good clearance to enjoy absolutely spectacular views. Just be careful, because even with a… Read More

Khareef 2019 attractions Salalah

Khareef 2019 – our top 10 attractions we enjoyed over our Khareef 2019 trip.

Khareef 2019 attractions Salalah

Khareef 2019 – our top 10 attractions we enjoyed over our Khareef 2019 trip.