Berlitz: Oman Pocket Guide by Berlitz
Berlitz Pocket Guide Oman is a concise, full-colour travel guide that combines lively text with vivid photography to highlight the very best that this spectacular destination has to offer. The Where to Go chapter takes you on a tour of the country's cities, deserts, mountains and coastline, detailing all the key sights: from Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque to the Nizwa Fort, and Mutrah Corniche and Souq to Ras al Jinz Turtle Reserve. Handy maps on the cover help you get around Oman and its capital city with ease. To inspire you, the book offers a rundown of Oman's Top 10 Attractions, followed by an itinerary for a Perfect Day in Muscat. The What to Do chapter is a snapshot of ways to spend your spare time, from dhow cruises to desert safaris. You'll also be armed with background information, including a brief history of this ancient region and an Eating Out chapter covering its rich mixture of cuisines. There are carefully chosen listings Oman's best hotels and restaurants, and an A-Z to equip you with all the practical information you will need.