Category Archives: Entertainment

Oman launches ‘Within Oman’ summer campaign

Muscat: Oman Tourism Development Company (Omran), is kicking off the summer season with ‘Within Oman’ campaign to encourage domestic tourism and staycations amongst Omanis.

The campaign invites Omani nationals to spend the summer months in the Sultanate and stay at …

ITA showcases its services at Salalah Festival

Muscat: The Information Technology Authority (ITA) continues its participation in Salalah Tourism Festival through a special corner in the Municipal Entertainment Centre.

The corner was opened by Shaikh Salim bin Aufit al Shanfari, Chairman of Dhofar Municipality on the festival’s …

Salalah festival caters to all sections

SALALAH, The Salalah Tourism Festival 2019 which has begun at the Municipality Recreation Centre offers a variety of cultural, religious, entertaining, sporting, heritage and artistic events designed to cater to the interests of all age groups and segments of society. …

Over 27K visit Salalah Tourism Festival in two weeks

Muscat: The number of visitors to Salalah by the end of the second week (from 21 June to 4 July 2019) stood at 27,138 compared to 57,046 visitors during the same period of 2018.

The number of visitors during the …

Traditional arts add colour to Salalah Festival

Muscat: As the monsoon arrives towards the mountains bringing down the temperature to the twenties, the Salalah Tourism Festival has gained further momentum.

A prominent feature of the festival is the wilayat competition which promotes and, in many ways, preserves …

Jabal Shams attracts summer tourists

Muscat: With the onset of summer, many wilayats of the Sultanate become preferred destinations of tourists. In these sites, the atmosphere becomes cold in the night and moderate in the morning. Jabal Shams mountain of the sun is one of …