Holiday – Muscat (Day 4)

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Well, 25C is the coldest day so far – but I guess we’ll cope! It’s day 4 of 5 here and we plan to do no planning at all!

We took a quick look around the ‘recreated’ heritage village next door and that was a bit disappointing in term of content. It was fun trying to escape from the local shops without buying anything having been enticed in by the locals promising: “very special price” and “special deal for being our first customers today”.

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Scenes from the Heritage Village, complete with Mini-Mall and an Amphitheatre 

With only sun-bathing on the agenda, this left plenty of time for taking some shots around the Resort.

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By far the hardest decision today was what to eat for lunch – hot dogs or apple pie with ice-cream. This dilemma was solved with the help of Facebook friends, where the consensus was ‘both’!

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We retreated from the Sun around 4pm and headed inside to the comfort of our air-conditioning unit room. A quick shower and a change of clothes saw the batteries fully recharged and so we took advantage of ‘happy-hour’ in the Piano Lounge before going to the Tapas Bar for a light evening meal. Then to finish off the evening, we headed for Reception – and their comfy sofas – to catch up with our reading.

Tomorrow is our last full day here, and we’ve planned another ‘no plans’ day.

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