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Month: April 2018

Country Summary: Three Weeks in Oman

Country Summary: Three Weeks in Oman

22nd March – 12th April 2018 We spent three weeks in Oman exploring its diverse landscape in a rented 4×4 Suzuki. This was our first country in the Middle East and we both really loved what we experienced here. Winding dirt tracks took us high up into the dry and dusty Hajar mountains where we saw scenery which conjured up images of moonscapes. We also ventured into Wahiba Sands, the red sand dunes of Oman’s northern desert, and explored the…

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Country Summary: Three Weeks in Sri Lanka

Country Summary: Three Weeks in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka 27th February – 22nd March 2018 We spent just over three weeks in Sri Lanka; an island the size of Ireland. It’s just off the southern coast of India and yet feels infinitely calmer than its larger neighbour. Some people may still know it as Ceylon, a name used by the British during its period of colonisation from 1815 to 1948. The British weren’t however the first to colonise this little country and there are signs of both…

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