Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of Indian wildlife in their natural habitat

Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of…

South Asia’s most teeming nation is a veritable fusion of attractive places, lush landscapes and an ancient culture steeped in history and rituals. Architectural masterpieces of historic dynasties dot various states. India’s rich heritage together with its flourishing bio diversity showcases the beauty of the country. The city of Hyderabad offe…
Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along the Captivating Kerala Backwaters

Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along t…

Often called the Asian equivalent of the American Bayou, the Kerala backwaters are an expansive network of intricate waterways that include five lakes, forty rivers and a host of canals that span half the length of its home state. Stretching across over 900km the labyrinth of lakes, rivers, inlets and creeks form a truly magnificent eco system and …
Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of wonders

Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of…

Positioned just a short drive away from the beautiful Whitley Bay, the impressive Blue Reef Aquarium is ideally located in the North East coastal city of Tynemouth. It is a great place to discover how life goes on under the ocean. The Blue Reef Aquarium is a modern aquarium showcasing marine life in a new and exciting way. It has been designed and …
Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in Male

Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in M…

  No one would think that the decorative specs on the Indian Ocean would on close scrutiny turn out to be such resplendent islands full of tourist attractions. However, that is precisely what the Maldives is like. It has over twenty six tiny atolls or islands, which are governed separately but are a cohesive part of Maldives. Most of the festi…
Medical Tourism – Dental Care & Dentists in Bohput

Medical Tourism – Dental Care …

The Thai island of Koh Samui might have garnered a reputation for its idyllic beaches and pristine oceans, but it is also gaining popularity for another feature that is quite unique; medical tourism! Offering reasonably priced and international standard medical care, Koh Samui and such coastal areas as Bohput are also known for their high standards…
Family Travel to Philippines

Family Travel to Philippines…

The multicultural nation of Philippines presents an ideal destination for a family holiday. The suitable areas for families visiting the country include Boracay Island, Central Visayas and the National Capital Region Cebu. You may visit the most popular beach in Boracay, known as the White Beach which is famed for its spectacular sunsets and pristi…

Spending 48 hours in Salalah – Explore a Natural Gem of Oman

Salalah being the birthplace of the current Sultan is surrounded by a long stretch of beach and palm trees. Salalah is the best place to start your journey to explore the region. Here are some top picks.

Al Mughsail Beach

A good way to begin your journey in Salalah is to consider heading over to Al Mughsail Beach which is very famous for its stunning sunsets and excellent conditions for swimming. You can catch a glimpse of the fabulous Salalah coastline and nearby mountains coupled with the crashing waves. Also, this beach is a paradise for bird watching! Different varieties of birds can be spotted along the beach.

Museum of the Frankincense Land

After having a nice time at the beach, visit the Museum of the Frankincense Land which is considered as one of the rarest of gems in all of Oman. It will take you through the history whilst educating you on the value of Frankincense. For those who opt to stay at a Salalah beach resort the likes of Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara, it’s just a 4-minute drive to the museum.

Salalah Gardens Mall

The Salalah Gardens Mall is sure to cater to every whim and fancy of yours! From exciting entertainment facilities to a range of restaurants where you can savour delightful Middle Eastern cuisine, the mall is a must visit place in Salalah.

Wadi Darbat

Don’t forget to go on a scenic cruise along Wadi Darbat to witness a beautiful valley in its pristine conditions. Enjoy vistas of mountainous regions and lush greenery as they welcome you to a state of contentment unlike no other in Oman.


Fritzjames Stephen is a travel writer, who writes content based on the myriad of experiences and indulgences that the world has to offer travellers across all walks of life. Google+

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