Top places to visit in Oman; Noel; Travel Photo Discovery

Top places to visit in Oman – key attractions, Unesco and historic sites and places of interest to visit in this historic city…

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Oman’s new Unesco World Heritage Site: Qalhat, a ruined medieval port city where only one building from its ancient past still stands; Jamie Carter; SCMP

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Arabian adventure in Oman: Learning on Location in a Sultanate; Linda Pappas Funsch; Frederick News Post

Editor’s Note: This is part 2 of a 2-part series profiling Oman. Part 1 was published in last week’s Real Life section.

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Five UNESCO World Heritage Sites that need to be seen In Oman; Ashish Batra; World Architecture

World Architecture Community News – Five UNESCO World Heritage Sites that need to be seen In Oman…

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Tourism celebrates culture and heritage; Lakshmi Kothaneth; Oman Observer

The tourism sector is one of the growing industries that has a promising future in contributing to the national GDP as well as create job opportunities.

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Oman joins Saudi Arabia for having maximum number of Unesco World Heritage Sites – Oman; Muscat Daily

Muscat : With the inclusion of Oman’s ancient city of Qalhat to Unesco’s World Heritage List, at Unesco’s 42nd session of the World Heritage Committee meeting in Bahrain, (June 24-July 4, 2018), sultanate joins Saudi Arabia as the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council), leader with five heritage sites each.

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Gift of history; Oman Observer

What lie interred in the tomb of Bibi Maryam are never-dying memories of a splendid era… of kings and queens, of global trade, of thriving culture and…

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19 sites added to UN World Heritage List; GDN Online

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Sites from Saudi, Oman & India among others are inscribed on the list following deliberations that took place in Bahrain.

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Why Qalhat becomes part of UNESCO World Heritage; Zainab Al Nasseri; Oman Observer

Muscat: News of the entry of the City of Qalhat history through its inclusion in the list of UNESCO world heritage has gone viral on local and…

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Qalhat declared as World Heritage Site; Yeru Ebuen; Oman Observer

Unesco has officially declared the ancient City of Qalhat as a World Heritage Site. The announcement was made on the organisation’s Twitter account on…

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