Celestial and Desert Navigation course in Oman
We have just completed an excellent three day desert navigation course here in Oman with UK natural navigation expert Tristan Gooley.
Latest Connecting Cultures journey team address VIPs in Muscat
Sixteen amazing young people from 12 nations spoke at a reception for 100 people at the British Embassy in Muscat on January 17th.
Footsteps of Thesiger journey completed
Congratulations to four intrepid explorers who travelled 104 km across the Wahiba sands on foot and by camel last week.
Two men and a cart across Oman!
Congratulatons to Al Humphreys and Leon McCarron for hauling a cart from Salalah to Dubai recently - an amazing feat of endurance.
Five tired but contented desert explorers completed a five day 104 km foot and camel safari through the Sharqiya Sands in Oman on Wednesday last week. Everyone gained an appreciation of how...
The onset of winter has seen temperatures drop steadily in the Oman desert in recent weeks, and plans are now being made for our three Connecting Cultures desert journeys this winter. The teams,...
A series of teams from the Royal Botanical Gardens in Edinburgh, Centre for Middle Eastern Plants, are currently visiting Oman researching remote mountain flora in the northern mountains of Oman....
Mark Evans is due to meet journalists from Le Figaro who are working on a series of articles focusing on great explorers in Muscat next month. One of their articles will focus on Thesiger, and the...