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anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort Rolls the Red Carpet for a Royal Affair to Remember Guests are in for an unforgettable three days as Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort prepares for the season’s most highly anticipated event, Royal Affairs. From the 6th-8th November, the resort’s iconic viewing platform, Diana’s Point, will provide the… Read More »

Oman National Day 2019

Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel Celebrates Oman National Day With Unforgettable Experiences Discover true Omani hospitality this National Day at Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel. The award-winning resort has an irresistible line-up of specially crafted experiences and exclusive rates throughout the month of November. Enjoy a range of Oman-inspired occasions, from gastronomic delights… Read More »

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collapse for three more hours. Departing at dawn, I am penalised for the previous day’s pleasure with a headwind. I am reduced to 12kph. A staff member drives alongside, checks all’s OK, then parts with a wave: “The wind’ll change…” Clockwise from top left: Mason InSearchOf Force1X, from £3,140; masoncycles.cc. Best for: on- and off-road.… Read More »

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It’s an hour before dawn and I have a dilemma: I can continue down this gravel track, defying leaden eyelids and risking a crash – or stop for 10 minutes I am 72 hours into BikingMan Oman, a “bikepacking” race on a mandatory 1,040km route. I have climbed 7,200m, ridden out a sandstorm, and now… Read More »