Happy New Year

Just a quick note to wish you all a very happy and prosperous year in 2010. 2010 already?! Time flies eh? le fin.
- Thursday, December 31, 2009
Happy New Year Happy New Year Reviewed by Sythe on Thursday, December 31, 2009 Rating: 5

The Safari Bar

Recently, an Oman Forum member, Samsquatch, had convinced some of us to go and see his band, Earth Beat , play at the Grand Hyatt's Safa...
- Wednesday, December 30, 2009
The Safari Bar The Safari Bar Reviewed by Sythe on Wednesday, December 30, 2009 Rating: 5
Galfar (Brunei) facing bankruptcy, Muscat Daily review. Galfar (Brunei) facing bankruptcy, Muscat Daily review. Reviewed by Sythe on Monday, December 28, 2009 Rating: 5

Christmas and NYE

Well, the season is upon us. Yet, somehow, it never really feels like Christmas when it's so warm and sunny out, does it? Having said t...
- Sunday, December 20, 2009
Christmas and NYE Christmas and NYE Reviewed by Sythe on Sunday, December 20, 2009 Rating: 5
A little bit more on the Emergency at the Airport/Wave A little bit more on the Emergency at the Airport/Wave Reviewed by Sythe on Tuesday, December 15, 2009 Rating: 5

The rain.

Well it's been raining the last few days as I'm sure we all know now. And I've finally found time to write a blog post, sorry ab...
- Monday, December 14, 2009
The rain. The rain. Reviewed by Sythe on Monday, December 14, 2009 Rating: 5

Australia 2 - Oman 1

Commiserations to the Oman team. However, to play on the world stage, I believe that accurate feedback is the only way to improve. I'v...
- Sunday, November 15, 2009
Australia 2 - Oman 1 Australia 2 - Oman 1 Reviewed by Sythe on Sunday, November 15, 2009 Rating: 5

Emergency at the Airport...

This morning a drill was held in The Wave site area for what to do if there's a plane crash. The Army ran the drill. Tyres were burned t...
- Friday, November 13, 2009
Emergency at the Airport... Emergency at the Airport... Reviewed by Sythe on Friday, November 13, 2009 Rating: 5
The Three Amigo's band are back again The Three Amigo's band are back again Reviewed by Sythe on Monday, November 09, 2009 Rating: 5

Re Blog: Muscat Cofidential

In an effort to build more bridges within the Omani Bloggosphere, I'm going to be slightly lazy today and reblog another local bloggers ...
- Monday, November 02, 2009
Re Blog: Muscat Cofidential Re Blog: Muscat Cofidential Reviewed by Sythe on Monday, November 02, 2009 Rating: 5
WTF is going on with traffic in Gala? WTF is going on with traffic in Gala? Reviewed by Sythe on Saturday, October 31, 2009 Rating: 5

News roundup.

Well it's been a pretty busy few days, with lots of things going on both in the office and on the personal front. I have to say though t...
- Tuesday, October 27, 2009
News roundup. News roundup. Reviewed by Sythe on Tuesday, October 27, 2009 Rating: 5

Welcome back....

Hello everyone, Just back to work today after a lovely 2 week vacation in a far away land. Some speculation is going round that I am secret...
- Monday, October 26, 2009
Welcome back.... Welcome back.... Reviewed by Sythe on Monday, October 26, 2009 Rating: 5

Hectic times

Well, nearly time for me to head to the airport for an early morning flight. The blog's been neglected the last few weeks because I'...
- Thursday, October 08, 2009
Hectic times Hectic times Reviewed by Sythe on Thursday, October 08, 2009 Rating: 5
Al Fair, Beach Party, and other things Al Fair, Beach Party, and other things Reviewed by Sythe on Tuesday, September 29, 2009 Rating: 5
Education Ministry studying impact of short school term Education Ministry studying impact of short school term Reviewed by Sythe on Sunday, September 27, 2009 Rating: 5

Eid Mubarak

1 day later than everyone else! I was a bit surprised to note the lack of a Doodle on Google to celebrate Eid. Google.com had nothing, goo...
- Monday, September 21, 2009
Eid Mubarak Eid Mubarak Reviewed by Sythe on Monday, September 21, 2009 Rating: 5
Moon not sighted, Eid to be on Monday. Moon not sighted, Eid to be on Monday. Reviewed by Sythe on Sunday, September 20, 2009 Rating: 5

Eid manoeuvres.

So what's going on during Eid? Firstly, reading the Oman Observer today, apparently the boys that look at the moon reckon they are not ...
- Saturday, September 19, 2009
Eid manoeuvres. Eid manoeuvres. Reviewed by Sythe on Saturday, September 19, 2009 Rating: 5

Muscat RFC v Dubai Dragons

Friday, at 15:30 hours down at the Muscat Rugby Club , the local lads take on the Dubai Dragons in the second game of the season, first home...
- Thursday, September 17, 2009
Muscat RFC v Dubai Dragons Muscat RFC v Dubai Dragons Reviewed by Sythe on Thursday, September 17, 2009 Rating: 5

Local news roundup

A few nuggets of news for you all today: 1. Eid holidays have been announced . They are Saturday - Wednesday for the Government sector, and...
- Wednesday, September 16, 2009
Local news roundup Local news roundup Reviewed by Sythe on Wednesday, September 16, 2009 Rating: 5
Just a quickie: Muscat Festival 2010 cancelled Just a quickie: Muscat Festival 2010 cancelled Reviewed by Sythe on Tuesday, September 15, 2009 Rating: 5

Graffiti in Salalah

Just a brief blog for today. Recently I popped down to Salalah for a bit of R&R. Whilst walking around in a village down there I came ac...
- Tuesday, September 15, 2009
Graffiti in Salalah Graffiti in Salalah Reviewed by Sythe on Tuesday, September 15, 2009 Rating: 5

How does MBC make money?

I've been watching MBC 4 and MBC 2 lately. For those of you that don't know what MBC is, its a free TV station which is available he...
- Monday, September 14, 2009
How does MBC make money? How does MBC make money? Reviewed by Sythe on Monday, September 14, 2009 Rating: 5

La Senza & Oman

Now one of my favourite things about my wife being a member of the Womens Guild of Oman is that you get this little discount card that gets...
- Wednesday, September 09, 2009
La Senza & Oman La Senza & Oman Reviewed by Sythe on Wednesday, September 09, 2009 Rating: 5
Oman gearing up for a Census, Oman Air on growth and some H1N1 vaccines. Oman gearing up for a Census, Oman Air on growth and some H1N1 vaccines. Reviewed by Sythe on Monday, September 07, 2009 Rating: 5
Saturday again, and fresh gossip on The Wave Saturday again, and fresh gossip on The Wave Reviewed by Sythe on Saturday, September 05, 2009 Rating: 5

Local news roundup

A few nuggets of news today: Number 1: Omani inflation slowed to a four year low of 1.8 percent in July, the economy ministry said yesterda...
- Sunday, August 30, 2009
Local news roundup Local news roundup Reviewed by Sythe on Sunday, August 30, 2009 Rating: 5
Bootleg DVD Rentals & Oman Blood Test Bootleg DVD Rentals & Oman Blood Test Reviewed by Sythe on Saturday, August 29, 2009 Rating: 5
The Ghubra Car windscreen smashing thing The Ghubra Car windscreen smashing thing Reviewed by Sythe on Tuesday, August 25, 2009 Rating: 5

Speshal parking & a nice mosque

So again, these shorter hours make blogging some what harder to do, what with the same amount of work needing to get done in less time. But ...
- Monday, August 24, 2009
Speshal parking & a nice mosque Speshal parking & a nice mosque Reviewed by Sythe on Monday, August 24, 2009 Rating: 5

Ramadhan Kareem

It's been called, and Oman is in sync(!) with the rest of the Muslim world for once! Three other news items of note: 1. Oman school t...
- Saturday, August 22, 2009
Ramadhan Kareem Ramadhan Kareem Reviewed by Sythe on Saturday, August 22, 2009 Rating: 5

New speed cameras by the airport

OK so it seems the ROP are suffering from Gordon Brown's misplaced belief that Speed Cameras are the answer to slowing people down on th...
- Wednesday, August 19, 2009
New speed cameras by the airport New speed cameras by the airport Reviewed by Sythe on Wednesday, August 19, 2009 Rating: 5

Just a few thoughts

Not a lot to talk about today, so a few thoughts to share: 1. Oman Air So when do these new planes actually arrive? Currently the "n...
- Tuesday, August 18, 2009
Just a few thoughts Just a few thoughts Reviewed by Sythe on Tuesday, August 18, 2009 Rating: 5

Cost of living in Muscat

Much like my Pork Shop post recently, I've decided to blog some information on the cost of living here in Muscat, Oman. It'd be real...
- Monday, August 17, 2009
Cost of living in Muscat Cost of living in Muscat Reviewed by Sythe on Monday, August 17, 2009 Rating: 5

Not a lot going on.

It's summer, and yesterday I was particularly busy in the office so the blog had to take a back seat. And there's really not much g...
- Sunday, August 16, 2009
Not a lot going on. Not a lot going on. Reviewed by Sythe on Sunday, August 16, 2009 Rating: 5

Wednesday, and the weekend.

Well, after posting yesterday about more traffic deaths, I then got into my car and drove through Ruwi. The first truck I pulled up next to ...
- Wednesday, August 12, 2009
Wednesday, and the weekend. Wednesday, and the weekend. Reviewed by Sythe on Wednesday, August 12, 2009 Rating: 5
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